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The failed promise of market timing

To stick to an indexing strategy over a lifetime,...

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Why VRE outperformed its rivals in 2013

It’s been a marvelous year for equities, but 2013...

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The dream of beating the market

If the evidence in favour of passive investing is...

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When to buy U.S.-listed ETFs

The case for using U.S.-listed ETFs is not nearly...

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Norbert’s Gambit: The complete guide

Step-by-step instructions to perform Norbert's Gambit at five of...

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When it makes sense to pay the deferred sales charges on mutual funds

Deferred sales charges (DSCs) stink, but you're better off...

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The hidden cost of bid-ask spreads

The impact of bid-ask spreads on ETF trades may...

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A touch of (corporate) class

Purpose Investments has launched the first corporate class ETFs...

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Worst investment ad of the year?

Here’s an ad arguing that skilled active managers can...

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