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China’s GDP outperformed the developed world in 2019 and 2020, a trend that may continue in 2021. We think this would bode well for emerging markets, and this chart can help facilitate conversations with clients about overseas investment opportunities.
Learn how index ETFs passed yet another episode of extreme market volatility during the pandemic and served their function as investment vehicles, risk-transfer mechanisms and price-discovery beacons.
The sharp evolutionary growth of passive investment strategies has accelerated since 2000, while drawing criticism from some market pundits. This paper tackles six of these criticisms, offering a perspective on what such pundits may be missing.
There are critical differences in practices and policies across exchange-traded fund providers. These nine questions can help you determine whether and how the ETF provider seeks to provide successful outcomes for clients.
Consider harnessing the potential benefits that ETFs can add to your clients’ portfolios while helping them stay invested and focused on their long-term goals.
Charles Schwab Investment Management is committed to supporting Money Market Fund Reform initiatives and to the continued success of our investors.
After an unprecedented period of market turbulence and societal turmoil, this year’s behavioral finance survey gives us a unique backdrop in which to consider the effects of behavioral finance on advisors and their clients.