Picture: 123RF/`Maksym Yemelyanov
Picture: 123RF/`Maksym Yemelyanov

Research from Blackrock has revealed that total global investment flows into passive products in 2018 stood at R514bn, with the industry’s total assets under management at the end of the year standing at $4.79-trillion.

While the use of passive products is still small in SA, the shift is under way.

Business Day TV caught up with Standard Bank’s head of index funds, Johann Erasmus, to discuss passive investing in more detail.

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