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Choose Wisely:  Active Equity Management in a Pandemic Meltdown
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Choose Wisely: Active Equity Management in a Pandemic Meltdown

For the last decade or so, active equity management has been under assault by many in the industry as being too expensive relative to the excess return (if any) provided through the process of assessing various factors to select superior performing securities, sectors, and markets. 

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Breaking Down the U.S. Equity Market: Six Versus 494

Since the beginning of 2020 we have been through pretty turbulent times in the U.S. equity market.

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Disrupting the Status Quo and Promoting a Better Future

By the Diversity Investing Working Group - Rosa Limas, Donell Ward, Francois Otieno, and Joey Mallon

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Not yet, but perhaps next year: A note to smaller companies

We do so love you all. Your ideas and your innovation. Your unbridled excitement about what you have created. You really are the spirit of what makes the world go around and through you we feel optimism for the future. 

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Developments in the Municipal Bond Market

From late February to late March 2020, the municipal bond market experienced unprecedented volatility, as investors sold securities across sectors amid concerns related to the coronavirus pandemic and the closure of broad segments of the U.S. economy that generate tax revenue for state and local governments.

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