Articles under “passive investing”

The Myth of the Passive Investing Bubble

Last week Bloomberg reported that the aggregate assets invested in index-based funds surpassed actively managed equity funds for the first time. This comes as no surprise to those of us who have long been promoting the merits of passive investing.

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What To Make of the Mercurial Market — And What To Do With Your Investments

It’s no wonder some people are inclined to stop investing when the market gets uncertain. So what’s our advice for worried or anxious investors?

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Sound Investing When Markets Are in Turmoil

What should you do when market volatility has you doubting your investment strategy? No worries — Wealthfront Chief Investment Officer Burt Malkiel has clear advice.

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The Miracle of Compound Interest

Compound interest is the magic force that stimulates the wild proliferation of an investment when it’s left alone for long enough — but there’s one important thing you have to do for it to work. Let us explain exactly how your money grows on itself.

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