Index Investor Corner

Swedroe: Crowded Trades & Tail Risk

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

Index Investor Corner

Swedroe: Long Term Returns, Short Time Periods

Most stock market returns come in short, unpredictable bursts.

Index Investor Corner

Swedroe: Diversifying Across Factors

Recent research indicates there are clear benefits to factor diversification.

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Swedroe: The Power Of Counterintuition

A recently published book details how to avoid the mistakes that often come with acting on instinct.

 

Index Investor Corner

Swedroe: Small Value Lags For 15 Years

But remember the cyclical nature of markets.

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Swedroe: Time Varying Factor Premiums

New study looks at variations of the market price of risk relative to variations in French-Fama factors’ risk premiums.

Index Investor Corner

Swedroe: Why Endowments Lag

Research indicates endowments have not discovered a secret alpha formula.

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Why A Low Performing Bond ETF Is Good

Hint: Look beneath the comparisons.