Market Research Raymond Kerzérho Even with equal fees, I prefer passive ETFs! PWL Capital 2019-01-25T11:00:13 January 25, 2019 Shock and awe! In 2018, Vanguard Canada, a fervent advocate of passive management, launched traditional, actively managed mutual funds. Actively managed mutual fund companies also successively launched their own array of exchange traded funds (ETFs). As a result, the great majority of the Canadian market’s 33 suppliers now offer mainly active management. Are we looking at the end of passive ETFs?