I'd always rather be lucky than smart.
The Internet has leveled the investment playing field.
The need for empowering investors to have information on the way their own money is invested is not going away.
The fundamental work of investment management is filtering. The question is what do you filter.
The Koch brothers tend to give to right-leaning and libertarian causes. Koch money was instrumental, for example, in founding the Cato Institute and the Libertarian Party.