Passive Investment Management Styles: Index Tracking
This paper presents a defense of passive financial investment or indexing strategies in all types of investment markets. Advocates of index tracker funds argue their simplicity and states that low costs provide the best exposure to the stock market. The report justifies the case of such strategies by relying on the theory of Efficient Market Hypothesis. By raising importance of various types of risks, understanding the tracking error, discovering the costs and benefits of the indexing this paper presents why index tracking is an attractive choice of investment.