[caption id="attachment_3261" align="aligncenter" width="396"] Investors are better served by patient, passively managed participation in bond and stock markets, leave the foreseeing to a palm reader.[/caption] In our last blog post, we shared the timeless principles we suggest for your fixed income investing. We also previously presented...

[caption id="attachment_3222" align="aligncenter" width="455"] SAGEbroadview: An Eternal Question from The Clash[/caption] Interest rates are at historic lows and, for several years now, numerous market pundits have been forecasting an upward move. This leaves many investors fretting about what might happen when rates rise. Some contemplate whether...

[caption id="attachment_2448" align="aligncenter" width="468"] The fine art of asset location.[/caption] When it comes to buying or selling your home, most of us already know that the price depends on three things: location, location, location. Asset location is a similar, if less familiar rule that applies to...

[caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="350"] Stupid Chart Tricks[/caption]   In my last blog post, we explored how to discriminate between helpful and misleading financial charts and graphs. Scrutinizing the source of the material and whether it has undergone robust peer review is one of the best ways to...

[caption id="attachment_2113" align="aligncenter" width="273"] When Numbers Mislead Us[/caption] If human enterprise is the soul of our capital markets, then its body is made up of numbers. It’s no surprise, then, that there is a never-ending supply of charts, graphs and tables seeking to translate all that...