Index Investor Corner

Swedroe: Performance Chasing & Factor Returns

Data suggest naive investors can have a temporary effect on factor returns.

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Vanguard ETFs Or Mutual Funds?

Suddenly, some Vanguard ETFs have lower costs than their Admiral mutual fund share classes.

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Swedroe: Investor Biases & Mutual Funds

Investors don’t always make the best allocation decisions.

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Swedroe: ETFs’ Side Effects

Despite a wide range of claims about ETFs’ impact on markets, recent research indicates they are largely overblown.

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Swedroe: Tale Of 2 Stock Markets

There’s a political divide in how investors view the market.

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Swedroe: Crowded Trades & Tail Risk

Fees and trading costs are a drag on hedge fund returns.

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Swedroe: Long Term Returns, Short Time Periods

Most stock market returns come in short, unpredictable bursts.

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Swedroe: Diversifying Across Factors

Recent research indicates there are clear benefits to factor diversification.