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Written by Priscilla Luk, Senior Director, Global Research & Design, S+P Global
Index-based investing involves choosing investment products that track or mirror a market or segments of a market, such as the S&P/ASX 200.
The goal of investing with an index-linked product is to achieve the same return as the index, thereby achieving pure exposure to chosen market segments. For several reasons, index-based investing may be a viable complement or substitute for actively managed investments.
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