Index Investor Corner

Swedroe: Time Not On Active's Side

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

Index Investor Corner

Swedroe: Active Isn’t All Bad

But things like costs can really blunt performance.

Index Investor Corner

Swedroe: Trend Following & Managed Futures

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

Index Investor Corner

Swedroe: An Awakening Bear?

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

Index Investor Corner

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.

Index Investor Corner

Creating Alpha Through Beta Funds

A passive product, along with securities lending and good trading practices, may be your best bet at capturing alpha.

Index Investor Corner

Swedroe: Hedge Funds & Undervalued Stocks

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

Index Investor Corner

Swedroe: Why Emerging Markets Matter

They can make a significant difference in your portfolio, and you could be missing out if you overlook them.