The Future of Actively Managed ETFs
In the months leading up to the launch of the first actively managed ETFs a few years ago, ETF industry commentators were generally divided into two camps.
Alternatives Go Mainstream
The 2008 financial crisis accomplished in 12 months what I have been trying to do most of my 26-year career: educate investors about the benefits of allocating some of their portfolio to alternative investments.
Time to Rethink Bond Strategy?
With current bond yields low, interest rates lower and the economic outlook “cloudy at best,” Ken Volpert, head of Vanguard’s Taxable Bond Group, says the organization “doesn’t think future bond returns will be nearly as robust as they’ve been.
How John Bogle Really Sees ETFs
The investment visionary, long a skeptic of exchange-traded funds, gives his candid assessment of the fast-growing field.
Defined Maturity ETFs: Innovation in Fixed Income
Defined maturity ETFs combine the benefits of individual bonds, bond funds and traditional fixed-income ETFs.