"A Philadelphia Story"

Discuss all general (i.e. non-personal) investing questions and issues, investing news, and theory.
Posts: 6813
Joined: Sat Mar 03, 2007 8:34 pm
Location: Portland, Oregon

"A Philadelphia Story"

Postby gkaplan » Sun Sep 01, 2013 5:05 pm

On July 4, 1776, the Second Continental Congress, gathered in Philadelphia, to adopt the Declaration of Independence. Two hundred years later, some 20 miles west of Independence Hall, in a nondescript office park near Washington’s Valley Forge headquarters, John C. Bogle and the fledgling Vanguard Group launched the first index mutual fund, a declaration of independence from ruinous investment fees. On August 31, the indexing revolution [marked] its 37th anniversary....


Return to “Investing - Theory, News & General”

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: ricochet, SpringMan and 43 guests