Larry Swedroe

Larry Swedroe is a principal and the director of research for Buckingham Strategic Wealth, an independent member of the BAM Alliance. Previously, he was vice chairman of Prudential Home Mortgage.

Index Investor Corner

Swedroe: Opinion Shift On Hedge Funds

Investors seem to be wising up to the fact that hedge funds have consistently underperformed.

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Swedroe: Active Managers Fall Short In Emerging Markets

Talk that active management in inefficient markets such as emerging markets is a myth.

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Swedroe: Why Int'l Diversification Works

Over the long term, diversification remains the only free lunch.

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Swedroe: Time Not On Active's Side

Midyear SPIVA report shows active manager performance even worse over longer time horizons.

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Swedroe: Active Isn’t All Bad

But things like costs can really blunt performance.

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Swedroe: Trend Following & Managed Futures

Trend-following strategies and managed futures funds can improve portfolio returns.

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Swedroe: An Awakening Bear?

If you’ve developed an appropriate investment plan, you don’t need to do anything.

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Swedroe: 2018 Good For Gurus

The 3Q update on the ‘sure things’ expected for 2018 by investment gurus has more bull’s-eyes than usual.

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Swedroe: Hedge Funds & Undervalued Stocks

Hedge funds help with price discovery, but fees severely dent their excess returns.