What if index-tracking becomes the dominant form of investment?

In our new publication “The Indexation Wave”, Renaud de Planta and Supriya Menon examine the unintended long-term effects of investors’ broad shift into index trackers, and explore the impact of the “tsunami of passive investing” on market liquidity, correlations, price discovery and corporate governance.

This research considers also the prospect of entire industries falling under the control of just a few passive investment firms.

Read a summary and download the full report

Related articles by Renaud de Planta on the topic

The growing dangers of indexing – Finanz und Wirtschaft, June 2017

The hidden dangers of passive investing – Financial Times, May 2017

Both articles can be downloaded here