Fran Kinniry puts the current bull market, ranked among the top three in history, into context to reinforce his belief that rebalancing can add value over the long run.
Advisors who talk to clients about the eventual transfer of their wealth stand to benefit in two ways: by strengthening those client relationships and by increasing the likelihood they’ll retain assets after they pass to clients’ heirs. In this video, Vanguard’s Kristin Collins gives a few straightforward ways to get the conversation started.
Jim Rowley discusses the significant impact fair-value pricing could have on an ETF’s tracking error.
The ECB’s quantitative easing program is bold, but will it help to restore growth? Fiscal policy needs to play a part, and structural reform remains urgent.
Looking at dispersion levels relative to previous years, the current environment is no more, no less challenging for active managers.
Vanguard’s Martha King explains the rationale for our new retail advice product.
The economic boost from cheap oil, and wage and job market improvement, is likely to keep the Fed on course to raise rates later this year.
A popular internet meme sheds light on how investment decisions play out for many investors and on some strategies for seeking better outcomes.
Vanguard’s Matt Brancato says it wasn’t a lot of fun to attend four different schools in three different places as a kid. By contrast, two changes to Target Retirement Funds are exciting for a number of reasons.
Vanguard fixed income portfolio manager Joshua Barrickman explains why smart beta fixed income strategies aren’t indexing strategies and should be viewed through an active lens.
“Indexing is for ‘average’ investors” is a myth that plays to the fears of the human psyche. Vanguard investment analyst, Chris Philips, explains why indexing remains a far-from-average option across a range of asset classes and market environments.
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