Index Investor Corner

Swedroe: Global Warming & Reinsurance

While global warming is real, it’s not yet greatly affecting reinsurance.

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Swedroe: Trading Cost Truths

Review of a comprehensive trading study that suggests costs are lower than previously thought, especially for patient traders.

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Best Performing ETFs Can Bite You

The best-performing ETFs can offer plenty of risk.

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Swedroe: Examining Factor Persistence

Do value and profitability persist across sectors and geographies?

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Swedroe: A Factor With Caveats

The low-beta anomaly exists, but it’s explained by other factors.

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Swedroe: Benchmark Smoke & Mirrors

Make sure managers claiming outperformance are using an appropriate benchmark.

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Swedroe: Simple Factor Investing

Using factors in your portfolio needn't be a complex undertaking.

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Swedroe: Rigged Horse Race

Recent study claims active outperforms, but there are problems with its structure.