Index Investor Corner

Swedroe: High But Uncorrelated Risk

Reinsurance investing can make for significant catastrophe losses, but odds are they won’t correlate with bear markets in equities.

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Swedroe: Managing Risk With Reinsurance

Reinsurance can provide diversification to a portfolio.

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Swedroe: ESG Risk & Return Implications

One under-the-radar benefit of ESG investing can be reduced portfolio risk.

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Swedroe: What Returns Can Teach

New research suggests mutual fund investors are wising up when it comes to fund returns.

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Swedroe: Lotto Stocks A Losing Game

Lotterylike stocks are just like the real lottery—they seldom pay off.

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Swedroe: No Need For Corp. Bonds?

Research suggests they may be unnecessary in individuals’ portfolios.

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Swedroe: Value Premium Lives!

A comprehensive review of data shows the value premium persists—despite the naysayers.

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Why I Don’t Use Target Date Funds

For many, target-date and balanced funds make a lot of sense, but they lack tax efficiency.