Index Investor Corner

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.

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Swedroe: This Metric In Dire Need Of Context

Don’t panic about what the CAPE 10 means for valuations. It’s not as high as it seems. 

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Swedroe: The Only Reliable Prediction

Few things are more predictable than the excuses of active managers.

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Swedroe: Hedge Funds Lag In 2Q

They fail to beat a traditional diversified stock/bond portfolio.

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Swedroe: Gurus Mostly Strike Out – Again

Tallying how many predictions are shaping up to be accurate.