Managed Accounts Can Provide a Better Return than Mutual Funds

Mutual funds broke new ground in the investment industry, particularly gaining recognition in the 1980s and 1990s as a way for the retail investor to access active institutional money managers. The industry has continued to grow but has seen a significant challenge arising out of ETFs partially due to rising interest in passive investing and different structure characteristics . . .Investors often cite expense ratios as a core filter when considering these mutual funds, but in reality, how much do mutual funds really cost?