ETF Filing: New Firm Plans ‘Shielded Alpha’ Funds [0.06]

Posted on Aug. 2, 2017, 7:15 p.m. by HOME @ [source]

A new firm believes it has the solution to the nontransparent actively managed ETF conundrum.

Today marks the departure of 50 iShares ETFs from the NYSE Arca exchange and their relocation to new homes on the Bats and Nasdaq exchanges.

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I recently got into a debate with Nasim Taleb about risk and fat tails. I am not sure if we are discussing the exact same thing — I am looking at it from a psychological and behavior perspective, he is looking at a mathematical distribution, including the asymmetrical impact of a black swan event.

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How Much Money Do You Need to Retire? [0.12]

Posted on April 11, 2017, 8:06 p.m. by A Wealth of Common Sense @ [source]

There are all sorts of rules of thumb about saving for retirement. Another rule states you need to have saved 20-25x the annual income you want to spend in retirement.

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