Index Investor Corner

Swedroe: Carry Trade Caveats

While returns from the currency carry trade can be high, investors should take credit risk into account.

Index Investor Corner

Swedroe: Understanding Risk & Return

There are different types of risk to consider when seeking diversification.

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Swedroe: Tracking Alpha's Shrinkage

Latest S&P Dow Jones Indices SPIVA report supports the idea that alpha is becoming increasingly scarce.

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Swedroe: Impact Of Bias

Fund managers can develop biases when they have a bad experience with a stock.

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Swedroe: Ignore Politics In Investing

Political biases can influence how you invest. They shouldn’t.

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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.