7 Actively Managed ETFs to Buy for an Edge

Actively managed ETFs are starting to blossom in popularity. Investors unfamiliar with the space can start with these seven active funds.

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It has taken some time, but actively managed exchange-traded funds (ETFs) are finally gaining traction with investors.

According to Nicholas Elward, head of Institutional Product and ETFs at global asset management firm Natixis Investment Managers, assets of actively managed ETFs in the U.S. will jump to $400 billion by the end of 2022, double where they were at the end of 2020.


Data is as of April 6. Dividend yields represent the trailing 12-month yield, which is a standard measure for equity funds.

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Will Ashworth
Contributing Writer, Kiplinger.com

Will has written professionally for investment and finance publications in both the U.S. and Canada since 2004. A native of Toronto, Canada, his sole objective is to help people become better and more informed investors. Fascinated by how companies make money, he's a keen student of business history. Married and now living in Halifax, Nova Scotia, he's also got an interest in equity and debt crowdfunding.