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The story of investment companies

Hugh Bullock

The story of investment companies

by Hugh Bullock

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Published by Columbia University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Mutual funds -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [189]-196) and index.

      Statementby Hugh Bullock.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHG4530 .B82
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 305 p. :
      Number of Pages305
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5775531M
      LC Control Number59013778
      OCLC/WorldCa250261

        Consider the major investment trends during the past two decades: indexing, the rise of quantitative funds, factor-based investing, smart beta, exchange .   In The Little Book of Common Sense Investing, Bogle offers a solution: index funds. He contends that "the simplest and most efficient investment strategy is to buy and hold all of the nation’s publicly held businesses at very low cost". In theory, this is the only investment that guarantees a fair share of stock market returns.

      References to specific company stocks should not be construed as recommendations or investment advice. The statements and opinions are those of the Peter Lynch, do not necessarily represent the views of Fidelity as a whole, and are subject to change at any time, based on market or other conditions. He goes on to list the investing books he has read. Mr. Larimore has read more investing books than I have read Dr. Seuss, Eric Carle, and Little Golden Books combined. Color me impressed. What’s even more impressive than the number of pages he has digested is the fact that after reading a veritable library of investing books, his investing philosophy is incredibly simple.

      Other investment companies started to take notice. By the s, as low-cost investing and index funds demonstrated their merits, competitors began to emulate Vanguard by offering their own index funds. Vanguard assets under management* The Enron scandal brought down one of the most admired companies of the s. Countless books and articles were written about it, but only "The Smartest Guys in the Room" holds up a decade later.


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