Larry Swedroe

Larry Swedroe is a principal and the director of research for Buckingham Strategic Wealth, an independent member of the BAM Alliance. Previously, he was vice chairman of Prudential Home Mortgage.

Index Investor Corner

Swedroe: Don’t Exclude Emerging Markets

Global diversification requires a long-term point of view.

Index Investor Corner

Swedroe: Private Equity No Bargain

A lower-cost small-cap value equity portfolio will get you similar results.

Index Investor Corner

Swedroe: Don’t Underestimate Buyback Power

Buybacks are an increasingly common way of returning value to shareholders, but they’re not always fully accounted for.

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Swedroe: Complexity Not Helping Bond Funds

More complex investments don’t boost performance of actively managed bond portfolios.

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Swedroe: Look Beyond 60/40 Portfolio

The traditional portfolio isn’t getting the job done. Investors should consider other options.

Index Investor Corner

Swedroe: Value Down But Not Out

The value premium still exists. Doubters should lengthen their timelines.

Features and News

Swedroe: Indexing Fuss Unwarranted

Active management has its pluses and minuses, and it’s not going anywhere.

Index Investor Corner

Swedroe: Principle Over Profits

Investors targeting socially responsible investments are not necessarily motivated by profit.

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Swedroe: Hedge Fund Activity No Gauge

Hedge funds with more actively managed portfolios don’t do better than less active ones.