Daily Archive: December 16, 2012

Passive Investing, The Evidence the Fund Management Industry Would Prefer You Not to See (Complete) 11

Passive Investing, The Evidence the Fund Management Industry Would Prefer You Not to See (Complete)

A Documentary On Evidence Based Investing With Index Funds   Here’s a finely produced UK documentary on indexed investing. It may have been funded by a  financial service firm, but it’s impressive. (Or watch eight shorter chapters below.)   Passive...

Passive Investing, The Evidence… Part 8 – The Rational Choice 0

Passive Investing, The Evidence… Part 8 – The Rational Choice

Passive Investing, The Evidence the Fund Management Industry Would Prefer You Not to See Part 8: The Rational Choice Part 8 of 8  (8:08) In the final part of the documentary Burton Malkiel, renowned economist and author of A Random...

Passive Investing, The Evidence… Part 7 – The Tide Is Turning 0

Passive Investing, The Evidence… Part 7 – The Tide Is Turning

Passive Investing, The Evidence the Fund Management Industry Would Prefer You Not to See The Tide Is Turning Part 7 of 8 (6:48) Passive Investing is becoming more popular in the US and the evidence is that it’s beginning to...

Passive Investing, The Evidence… Part 6 – Hooked On Active 0

Passive Investing, The Evidence… Part 6 – Hooked On Active

Passive Investing, The Evidence the Fund Management Industry Would Prefer You Not to See Hooked On Active Part 6 of 8 (6:02) If passive investing is such a no-brainer, why is the active alternative still so popular? The answers lie...

Passive Investing, The Evidence… Part 5 – A Healthier Way to Invest 1

Passive Investing, The Evidence… Part 5 – A Healthier Way to Invest

Passive Investing, The Evidence the Fund Management Industry Would Prefer You Not to See A Healthier Way to Invest Part 5 of 8 (7:04) Money is the single biggest cause of stress in the Western world; today, spending and investing...

Passive Investing, The Evidence… Part 4 – Ultimate Diversification 3

Passive Investing, The Evidence… Part 4 – Ultimate Diversification

Passive Investing, The Evidence the Fund Management Industry Would Prefer You Not to See Ultimate Diversification Part 4 of 8 (8:44) Passive investing aims to ‘capture the market’ and diversification is key to achieving this. Avoiding ‘putting all your eggs...

Passive Investing, The Evidence… Part 3 – A Better Alternative 0

Passive Investing, The Evidence… Part 3 – A Better Alternative

Passive Investing, The Evidence the Fund Management Industry Would Prefer You Not to See A Better Alternative Part 3 of 8 (8:05) Passive investing costs less, but produces a higher than average return after costs in the long term. Here’s...

Passive Investing, The Evidence… Part 2 – The Cost of Investing 0

Passive Investing, The Evidence… Part 2 – The Cost of Investing

Passive Investing, The Evidence the Fund Management Industry Would Prefer You Not to See The Cost of Investing Part 2 of 8 (6:18) How expensive is active investing? Rising fund management charges, many of which are hidden, have a massive...

Passive Investing, The Evidence… Part 1 – The Outperformance Myth 1

Passive Investing, The Evidence… Part 1 – The Outperformance Myth

Passive Investing, The Evidence the Fund Management Industry Would Prefer You Not to See: The Outperformance Myth Part 1 of 8 (7:15) Part one of the eight part documentary, Passive Investing: The Evidence, describes how the £4 trillion invested by...