Index Investor Corner

How A Small Foundation Trounced The Big Guys

The eventual conclusion of using the correct benchmarks.

Index Investor Corner

Swedroe: Perils Of Owning Individual Stocks

Diversification offers better outcomes than stock selection.

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Swedroe: Factor ETFs Raise Active Bar

Investors are comparing actively managed mutual funds to ETFs that capture desirable factors.

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Swedroe: How Volatility Affects Liquidity

A look at a study examining the role of liquidity providers.

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Why Active Vs. Passive Is The Wrong Debate

It’s not a binary question but a broad spectrum.

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Swedroe: Explaining The Low Vol Anomaly

A new book breaks down the reasons behind the low-volatility anomaly.

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Swedroe: Complexity In Funds Will Cost You

The use of leverage, options and short sales can be a drag on returns.

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Swedroe: Important Changes In The Nature Of REITs

If REIT valuations remain unchanged, future returns are likely to prove disappointing.