Debunking Some Misconceptions about Indexing

Christopher B. Philips, CFA, of the Vanguard Research Group notes: Although the indexing strategy has proven to be successful since its beginnings in the 1970s, indexing has also been continually criticized. These criticisms have given rise to a number of misconceptions, which persist despite research that has refuted them and despite the historical performance of index mutual funds.” Read the Research Note >>