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No, Passive Investing Is Not In A Bubble

No, Passive Investing Is Not In A Bubble

There have been many ridiculous statements made about passive investing over the years. None have garnered as much media attention as hedge-fund manager Michael Burry’s claim that passive investments such as index funds and ETFs are the next bubble. He said these index-tracking investments are “inflating stock and bond prices in a similar way that…

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How Index Funds Compare To Equity Mutual Funds

How Index Funds Compare To Equity Mutual Funds

This article was originally published more than seven years ago and remains of the most widely read investing pieces on Boomer & Echo. I’ve updated the 10-year returns of the funds listed below. Not surprisingly, the returns of low cost index funds still beat the more expensive equity funds. Despite numerous studies showing that Canadian…

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