Skip to Content
ETF Specialist

Active ETFs: A State of the Union

Assets remain low, but interest abounds, and a game-changer is ahead.

Mentioned: , , , , , , , , ,

As exchange-traded funds have exploded in popularity among investors, a small corner of the ETF world--actively managed ETFs--continues to command outsize attention from investment companies but less investor interest thus far.

Active ETFs do not passively follow an index and instead employ actual portfolio managers who either use rules-based strategies or make portfolio calls based on a stated qualitative strategy.

To view this article, become a Morningstar Basic member.

Register for Free

Robert Goldsborough does not own shares in any of the securities mentioned above. Find out about Morningstar’s editorial policies.