e.g. STI ETF as index investing
Management fee/Income : 8.3%
Transaction costs/Income : 0.8%
Total : 9.0%
No free lunch. Not much different from hiring domestic helper to do the dirty jobs without getting our hands dirty. Right?
Retail investing will require our time or effort to learn over market cycles; if not willing to spend some time and effort to learn this craft; then outsource to institutional based index investing.
Alternative to index investing?
Less Analyzing. More Investing - CW8888
But it is NOT less stressful investing!
Not same hor!