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Quick coverage of the leading practitioner journal in the investment management community. Get a 5 minute snapshot of each issue of the Financial Analysts Journal in the Editor's Snapshot with Managing Editor Heidi Raubenheimer. Also find summaries of the research articles and interviews with authors. All the original Journal articles can be found on:

https://www.tandfonline.com/toc/ufaj20/current

https://www.cfainstitute.org/en/research/financial-analysts-journal

Jul 15, 2019

Seven research articles. The first asks, “Are Passive Funds Really Superior?” The second defends portfolio optimization, and the third article assists us in “Choosing and Using Utility Functions.” These three are followed by “Machine Learning for Stock Selection” and “The Impact of Crowding in Alternative Risk Premia Investing.” Next, we investigate “Financial Statement Anomalies in the Bond Market,” and the issue ends with the confusion provoked by the titles used by “Brokers or Investment Advisers.