VIDEO: Why Do Institutional Investors Underperform?
In the first of a five part video series, Senior Writer Julie Segal talks to a number of investment professionals about the reasons that institutional investors underperform their benchmarks.
By Julie Segal
The results are in and they are persistent. Institutional investors from mutual funds to endowments to pension plans are below average when it comes to doing their job.
Yes, there are a few standouts, but the exception is not good enough when the stakes are so high. Universities, hospitals, foundations and a generation of baby boomers, among others, are more dependent than ever on the fruits of....