A Morgan Stanley survey finds that 64% of the time, sustainable strategies matched or outperformed traditional mutual funds in terms of returns.
Demand has increased as investors seek alternatives to more than $10 trillion of debt globally thats yielding less than zero.
Why one asset manager says the high alpha of an equity long/short hedge fund may outweigh the cost benefits of similarly structured mutual funds.
Many ETFs will avoid some aspects of sweeping new U.S. regulations meant to ensure that asset managers can easily meet investors redemption demands.
The challenges that asset managers face: rising regulatory costs and growing pressure on fees from cheaper competitors.