Mutual Funds Extinct?

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According to Matt Turner at Business Insider, passive investing is taking over the money-management world through exchange-traded funds (ETFs), which simply track an index. Questions: 1. What are some of the advantages of ETFs for investors? 2. During April in the U.S., what amount of money was tied up in ETFs? And according to Credit… Read more »

Maybe its time to flip a coin

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According to a recent study, very few professional investors have actually managed to outperform the rising market consistently over the past few years. In fact, based on the updated findings and definitions of a particular study, it appears that no mutual fund managers have. Questions: 1. What is a mutual fund? 2. What does the… Read more »