Index Investor Corner

Swedroe: Temptations Of Leverage

Whether direct or indirect, leverage is probably best avoided, Larry Swedroe says.

Index Investor Corner

Swedroe: Hedge Funds Not Worth Fees

Hedge fund returns can be attractive, but they’re not worth the risk incurred.

Index Investor Corner

Koenig: Know What’s In Your Index

Knowing what’s under the hood has never been so important.

Index Investor Corner

Swedroe: Inside The Profitability Factor

Profitability is a viable investment factor, but questions remains on how best to isolate it.

Index Investor Corner

Bill Bernstein: Take Risk Off The Table

It takes guts to trim equity exposure when the going is so good.

Index Investor Corner

Swedroe: Assessing Inflation Fighters

Investors need to understand how the tools they use to fight inflation work—and don’t work, Swedroe says.

Index Investor Corner

Swedroe: The Purity Hypothesis

Indexes do a better job of giving pure exposure to asset classes, and it shows in returns, Swedroe says.

Index Investor Corner

Swedroe: Questioning Emerging Markets

With correlations dropping so much, should emerging markets still be called ‘emerging’?