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.
Understanding the difference between desired and required returns can help clients stay focused on measuring their personal progress.
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Index funds may be passive investors, but the Vanguard funds are not passive owners.
The increased use of passive products doesn’t necessarily mean more passive allocations—investors are still building active portfolios.
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Our global chief economist outlines possible policy changes from the Federal Reserve and Capitol Hill.
How do you show clients the importance of saving more? Show them their spending through a compounding lens.
Your clients can succeed with active or passive investments, but there’s a more important piece to your investment strategy to consider.