The Skill of Active Management

Find out why Balentine typically choose to be passive in efficient asset classes, and how we decide whether active management may be more appropriate.

Active v. Passive Investing: The True Fight Night

On Saturday May 2nd, millions of viewers tuned in to watch Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao duke it out in the boxing ring. While many were left disappointed at what had been billed as the “fight of the century,” Jason Zweig of the Wall Street Journal contends that the real heavyweight match of the year took place not in the ring but on the stage of the Grant’s investment conference. The players: James Grant and John Bogle. The topic: active v. passive investing.