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Old 12-26-2013, 08:03 AM   #1
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Fun facts: 2013

In 2013, there was roughly $41 put into passive index funds for every $1 put under active managementů
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If you bought a U.S. equity fund this year, there's about a 98% chance you invested in a fund managed by Vanguard.

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Old 12-26-2013, 09:01 AM   #2
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Would also be interesting to know how many dollars went straight into stocks, as compared to MFs.
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