Index Investor Corner

Why I Told Kevin O’Leary Of O’Shares 'I’m Out'

Four reasons I told Mr. Wonderful of ‘Shark Tank’ ‘I’m out’ of his firm’s ETFs.

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Swedroe: Excusing Active’s Failures

Does it really have to do with the shrinking number of stocks? 

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Swedroe: Rediscovering Size Effect

It appears the size anomaly has faded, but you just need to know where to look.

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Swedroe: Rising Rate Effects Unclear

Contrary to accepted wisdom, changes in interest rates don’t necessarily predict anything.

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Swedroe: What Makes Factors Endure

To truly be a persistent factor, several characteristics are necessary. 

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Swedroe: Passive Investing Demonized

But those criticisms tend to be lacking in substance.

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Swedroe: What If Your Plan Fails?

It’s important to consider failure rates when planning for retirement.

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Swedroe: Financial Illiteracy’s High Cost

With our education system ignoring the problem, investors must invest in learning on their own.