Index Investor Corner

Swedroe: Issuing Securities Hurts Returns

Frequent and large issuers of stocks and bonds don’t offer much by way of performance.

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Swedroe: Grading The Forecasters

Unsurprisingly, a review of forecasts by top gurus revealed disappointing accuracy levels.

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5 Fictional ETF Home Runs

These imaginary funds created years ago are going against the herd and hot money.

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Swedroe: Why Small Value Stocks Top VC Funds

Higher risk doesn’t translate to higher rewards.

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Swedroe: Killing An Emerging Market Canard

It only takes a little empirical data to debunk widely held beliefs about emerging market investing.

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Swedroe: REITs Aren’t Special

A look at whether REITs qualify as a separate asset class.

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Swedroe: Perspective Matters With Active Mgmt

A UBS white paper argues that active has outperformed, but the original data shows it hasn’t.

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Swedroe: Portfolio Pumping Continues

The SEC has cracked down, but this still happens with actively managed funds.