Greenwashing practices among mutual funds

Greenwashing practices among mutual funds

Greenwashing practices among mutual funds Investing Author Larry E. Swedroe has recently commented on the growing trend of ESG investing. Despite the positive social and environmental expectations associated with such funds, Swedroe calls for caution. Recent research...
Why Nassim Taleb says Bitcoin is worthless

Why Nassim Taleb says Bitcoin is worthless

Nassim Taleb: Why Bitcoin is worthless by Michael Edesess | Advisersperspective.com | 7/18/21   Nassim Nicholas Taleb doesn’t mince words. When he thinks that something is worthless, he says so. In a recent paper, he says in no uncertain terms that bitcoin is...
Why the Stock Market is NOT the Economy

Why the Stock Market is NOT the Economy

Wall Street vs Main Street Holding a long-term well-diversified investment strategy implies navigating financial markets during their ups (bull market) and downs (bear market). This strategy requires a firm understanding that in the short timeframe (less than 5...
A Skeptical look at ESG Investing – updated

A Skeptical look at ESG Investing – updated

A Skeptical look at ESG Investing – updated According to its CEO Larry Fink, BlackRock, the world’s largest investment firm, will put sustainability at the centre of its investment strategy from now on. Talks and attention about Sustainable Investing/ESG...
William F. Sharpe. The man who explained it all

William F. Sharpe. The man who explained it all

William F. Sharpe. The man who explained it all Bill Sharpe’s pioneering theory on the interplay between investment risk and return won him a Nobel Prize. Now he wants to help you use his work to make better financial decisions. Interview by Jason Zweig, Money...