Active investment management’s weekly magazine for fee-based advisors

The following posts are related to behavioral finance. Scroll down to see more articles.

How well do we really understand volatility?

While volatility is often used in the financial industry as a proxy for risk, many people remain misguided about how volatility is actually calculated, what it represents, and how and why it behaves the way it does. Few investors, or even most financial...

Active management in plain English

An advisor’s perspective. The word “active” certainly has a much more positive connotation than its counterpart, “passive.” But when it comes to investment management, we in the financial-services arena use this terminology thinking that our...