All posts tagged "jason zweig"

  • Clements and Zweig Wall Street Journal
    Jonathan Clements and Jason Zweig Discuss Investor’s Challenges

    Consuelo Mack interviewed financial journalists Jonathan Clements and Jason Zweig this month.

    • Posted April 13, 2014
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  • Retirement Gamble
    Is the Retirement Crisis Really a Crisis?

    PBS Frontline recently presented a documentary called “The Retirement Gamble” which examines the role of the financial services industry in the developing retirement savings shortfall facing a large number of Americans. According to PBS correspondent Martin Smith,...

    • Posted April 25, 2013
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  • Index Funds Could Be Improving in the Future

    Jason Zweig, writing the Wall Street Journal’s Intelligent Investor column, reports on a weakness of index funds and a possible solution: Until now, index funds have had an Achilles’ heel. One factor that makes indexing “a horrendous...

    • Posted November 27, 2010
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  • Advisors Fearful When They Should Be Greedy

    Jason Zweig of the Wall Street Journal reports on the financial advisory industry and the questionable asset allocation advice they provide. Investment professionals are supposed to exercise independent judgment; in Warren Buffett’s words, they should be fearful...

    • Posted November 1, 2010
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  • Why Investors Herd…It Gives them Pleasure

    Jason Zweig at The Wall Street Journal takes a new look at the tendency of investors to run in herds. Sometimes the most interesting answers to financial questions come from scientific labs. A study published last week...

    • Posted June 21, 2010
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  • Seth Klarman, "I’m skeptical that the European bailout will work"

    Jason Zweig, writing for The Wall Street Journal, reports that legendary investor Seth Klarman is as worried about the world economy as he has ever been during his career as a money manager. Zweig interviewed Klarman in...

    • Posted May 25, 2010
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