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Farewell, Mutual Funds: The Pushback

Not everyone believes that ETFs will become more popular than mutual funds.

Reader Responses
Friday’s “Farewell, Mutual Funds” was controversial. It made an aggressive claim: that eventually, exchange-traded funds, or ETFs, would replace mutual funds as the public’s (and institutions’) favorite investment. Swing hard, expect resistance.

Those who disagreed offered four counterarguments: