Some are real. Others are random. Doug Grim offers 3 key questions to ask when evaluating factor-based (aka smart beta) strategies.
We look at the best ways to determine if you’re getting value from your actively managed fund.
Chief Investment Officer Greg Davis walks through some recent criticisms of indexing and explains why they don’t hold up to scrutiny.
Vanguard’s fixed income traders and managers take an active role in helping index funds and ETFs track indexes well.
Theory holds that stocks should provide better returns than bonds. That hasn’t always happened, but it’s happened more often than not.
Stock market dispersion is the best measure to determine whether active managers have the opportunity to outperform the market.
The increased use of passive products doesn’t necessarily mean more passive allocations—investors are still building active portfolios.