Being told to "rot in hell" because you campaign for a fairer, transparent investment industry isn't fun. But when the evidence is on your side it's a sign of progress, writes Robin Powell.
From 2015, Sensible Investing will be providing financial advisers with high-quality subscription content. To find out more, contact Richard Wood at [email protected]
Evidence-based investing is founded on more than half a century of independent, peer-reviewed research. But, says Professor Jens Hagendorff, there are really just two key lessons that investors need to learn.
Complete 54 minute documentary on passive investing
Do fund managers really beat the market?
John Bogle on words of wisdom he received early on in his career
Most of what we see and hear about how to invest comes from either the fund industry or the financial media - both of which have their own agendas. Nine months in the making, this landmark documentary is an attempt to redress the balance.
Part 3 of this documentary on evidence-based investing looks at the dismal performance record of actively managed funds.
The growing popularity in the UK of passive investing
Journalists have a critical role to play in providing investors with useful and un-conflicted information. But with the media bias towards active funds, they have failed the consumer. It's time for change, argues Robin Powell.
Avoid getting distracted and jeopardising your long-term investment strategy by following these 'do's' and 'don'ts' when looking at your portfolio valuation.
A full-length documentary, How to Win the Loser's Game provides ordinary investors with the information they need, and challenges the investing industry to offer consumers a fairer deal.