Index Investor Corner

Swedroe: Are You Compensated For Your Risk?

Kurtosis can be a drag on your portfolio, even if you don't know what it is. 

Index Investor Corner

Boosting Returns With Rebalancing

Critics may disagree, but the simple act of rebalancing can juice up your gains over time.

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Swedroe: Why Financial Trends Persist

Trend-following strategies have exhibited good results for some time.

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Swedroe: Factor Investing Alive & Well

Rumors of its demise have been greatly exaggerated.

 

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Swedroe: Long/Short Can Have Tax Edge

Conventional wisdom appears to be wrong on this point.

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Swedroe: Buffett’s Secret Sauce Loses Flavor

A look at what drove Buffett’s outperformance for so long, and why it doesn’t seem to be working so well lately.

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Swedroe: How Correlations Are Influenced

When seeking diversification, consider monetary policy and the macroeconomic environment.

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Swedroe: Alternative Approach To Alts

Factors may be a better way to go than seeking alpha in exotic places.