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Investments

January 2014

Broader opportunities, same limited results: An analysis of 'go-anywhere funds'

January 2014

Defined-maturity bond funds

December 2013

Vanguard's approach to target-date funds

November 2013

Fearful of rising interest rates? Consider a more global bond portfolio

November 2013

The active/passive decision in global bond funds

October 2013

Baby Boomers and Equity Returns: Will a Boom in Retirees Lead to a Bust in Equity Returns?

September 2013

Active bond-fund excess returns: Is it alpha . . . or beta?

September 2013

A primer on floating-rate bond funds

July 2013

Gift and estate planning: Opportunities abound

June 2013

Buying on the FACTS: Investors' choices between ETFs and mutual funds

June 2013

Glass half full: The silver lining of capital losses

June 2013

Understanding synthetic ETFs

May 2013

Analyzing multi-manager funds: Does management structure affect performance?

May 2013

Costs matter: Are fund investors voting with their feet?

May 2013

The ABCs of MBS

April 2013

Charitable Giving 2013

April 2013

Required or desired returns?

April 2013

The case for index-fund investing

January 2013

The case for Vanguard active management

January 2013

The mutual fund graveyard: An analysis of dead funds

December 2012

A topic of current interest: Bonds or bond funds?

November 2012

Total-return investing: An enduring solution for low yields

November 2012

Frozen pension plans: Is immunization or termination the right choice?

November 2012

Mutual funds—like ETFs—have trading volume

November 2012

Savings and asset allocation decisions in 529 plans: Vanguard's view

October 2012

Assessing endowment performance: The enduring role of low-cost investing

October 2012

The Long and Short of TIPS

September 2012

Assessing concentration risk in individual countries

September 2012

TIPS: Inflation protection still has risks

August 2012

The buck stops here: Vanguard money market funds

July 2012

ETFs: For the better or bettor?

July 2012

Joined at the hip: ETF and index development