Are We Baking Portfolios with Bad Ingredients?

Just one mistake in the recipe or measurement of your ingredients and your bread can wind up with no bread-like qualities at all. Investing can be the same.
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Private Equity Access: Should We Beware?

Should retail investors have access to private equity investments?
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Persistence That Just Ain’t So

When investing, it’s always wise to question bold presentations... especially when they suggest that the future will be like the past.
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Where Are Fees and Expenses Not Costs?

This essay was originally published by the CFA Institute for their Enterprising Investors website. In the Often-Alternative World of Alternative Investing We “properly” don’t consider “performance-based compensation” […]
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Private Equity Presentations: Are Some Tall Tales?

Private equity internal rate of return (IRR) and volatility calculations can sometimes be misleading.
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