Richard A. Ferri

Richard A. Ferri

Richard A. Ferri, CFA, is the founder and director of Research at Portfolio Solutions, LLC, a low-cost investment adviser firm in Troy, Mich. He has written numerous books on subjects ranging from asset allocation to index funds and ETFs.

  1. Your Million-Dollar Gift To Wall Street
    Savings

    Your Million-Dollar Gift To Wall Street

    Ignore this article if you enjoy giving your money to millionaires.
  2. How To Retain Your Sanity In A Volatile Market
    Active Trading

    How To Retain Your Sanity In A Volatile Market

    Are you prepared for the next terrifying moment? Turn off the TV, take the dog for a walk--and settle on a stock allocation you can stick with.
  3. Look At Me! I Beat The S&P!
    Brokers

    Look At Me! I Beat The S&P!

    How investment advisors use the wrong benchmarks to make poor performance look good.
  4. Active Managers' Market-Beating Claims Debunked
    Trading Strategies

    Active Managers' Market-Beating Claims Debunked

    New, more precise mutual fund style analysis shows active management still underperforms over time.
  5. The Truth About Micro-Cap Index Funds
    Mutual Funds & ETFs

    The Truth About Micro-Cap Index Funds

    They don't exist, because micro-caps are too small for index funds and ETFs to invest in.
  6. Partial Indexing Works For Wall Street, Not Investors
    Mutual Funds & ETFs

    Partial Indexing Works For Wall Street, Not Investors

    Mixing index and actively managed funds should be called "Core and Pay More."
  7. Don't Be Fooled By SPINdex Funds
    Mutual Funds & ETFs

    Don't Be Fooled By SPINdex Funds

    Active managers now spin their products as index funds and ETFs.