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401ks could offer more ETFs (Better Investing Magazine)

December 8, 2013 by  
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Better Investing Magazine (National Association of Investors Corp.) — As ETFs experience record-breaking inflows, many retail investors continue to eye them for their lower costs, transparency and opportunities for niche exposure. Although they’re quickly becoming a top choice for many investors, they have yet to gain any serious within 401(k) plans. Experts say most 401(k) […]

Most funds underperforming indexes, S&P study says (Better Investing Magazine)

November 14, 2012 by  
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The ongoing debate of index vs. active investing may never be settled, but research shows that passive investing is a sound strategy. In fact, during a five-year period, three-fourths of managers at over 2,900 funds failed to meet comparable benchmarks in their fund categories. Although data indicates that active management performance does improve over time, […]