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Constructing Benchmark Indexes - A Balancing Act

The author discusses a philosophy of indexing that says indexes should more closely resemble what investors are doing.

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Vanguard Poised to Introduce New VIPERs

New index funds and corresponding ETFs set to launch January 30.

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Small Caps Lead 2003 Broad Market Rally

Russell 2000 Index posts a record 47.3% gain.

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SEC Proposes Rules Calling for More Independent Fund Board Chairmen

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission proposed a new rule that would require more independent directors for mutual fund boards.

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Nasdaq Opening Price Launch, Cross Coming Soon

Nasdaq introduces an official opening price and prepares for single price closing and opening crosses.

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2003 Year-End Review

Best and worst performing funds in 2003, index returns, and more.