More Than 1,000 Advisors Attending Morningstar Conference; Gross, Asness Highlight Speakers
Also, Rick Ferri will dialogue with Chris Brightman of Research Affiliates—beehive of smart beta—on alternative indexing: desirable for honey or dangerous for its sting?
10 Myths About Momentum Investing: AQR Capital
A new paper by AQR Capital Management seeks to lend intellectual respectability to oft-derided momentum investing.
On Smart Beta, Smart Skeptics
While many institutions and advisors have put money into smart-beta vehicles, there are as many asset managers and industry observers who are skeptical, to put it mildly, of smart-beta proponents’ claims.
‘Secrets’ of Warren Buffett’s Success Revealed in New Research
A new study calls Buffett's investment performance the best among all stock and mutual funds that have existed for at least three decades.
Bogle Hailed as Warrior for the Common Investor
Michael Zeuner and Jim Patrick of Institute for the Fiduciary Standard remain optimistic, tying John Bogle's "investor first" approach to the fiduciary standard.
How to Get High Performance With Low Risk From New Strategy
Recent studies find that high-beta stocks don’t perform as well as they should, and that low-beta stocks do better than the model would predict. But why?
Is There a Way to Play Commodities’ Wild Ride?
An actively managed fund offers the possibility of benefiting from both the broadly negative trends and positive micro-trends in commodities. But the success of such a strategy depends on the skill and foresight of the manager.
Top Portfolio Products: AQR Capital Launches Defensive Funds
In addition, AdvisorShares and Roger Nusbaum teamed up on a new actively managed ETF and ALPS launched a “Dogs of the Dow” ETF.
AQR Capital Launches Multi-Strategy Fund
AQR Capital starts fund that uses alternative strategies usually employed by hedge funds.
At Schwab Impact, AQR's Asness Speaks About Alternative Strategies
Following trends in a 'disciplined' way is part of what sets Asness' AQR Funds apart.