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Interest rising in active/passive hybrid strategies for TDFs


Fee compression is putting pressure on those seeking to launch new target-date funds to be more innovative, prompting managers to consider more customization techniques, according to research ...

What looking back on the history of an index tells investors


Indexes have been around for decades, but what does all of that accumulated data actually tell investors? The Russell 3000 index, which was created in 1984, ...

Rising temperatures, global trade collapse, cybercrime top list of extreme risks for investors: report


 The top three extreme risks for investors to watch are global temperature change, global trade collapse and cyber warfare, according to a new report by Willis ...

Do hedge fund managers crowd out other investors in their funds?


It might seem like hedge fund managers having “skin in the game” by investing personal capital in their funds would be a good thing for ...

DC members mixing TDFs with other assets to their potential detriment: report


While target-date funds are intended to be used as a singular option in capital accumulation plans, many defined contribution plan members use them in conjunction ...

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