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How Did Active Funds Handle the First Half?

Or were index funds the place to be?

Editor’s note: Read the latest on how the coronavirus is rattling the markets and what investors can do to navigate it.

Christine Benz: Hi, I'm Christine Benz for Morningstar. Actively managed funds have historically posted underwhelming performance relative to their passively managed counterparts, but was the first-half market volatility any different? Joining me to discuss that topic is Ben Johnson. He's Morningstar's global director of ETF research. Ben, thank you so much for being here.