John Montgomery , founder and chief investment officer of Bridgeway Capital Management, on the advantages and traps of quant, what makes momentum work, and more.
Fairholme takes a big stake in Fannie and Freddie preferreds, a manager of a Bronze-rated Oppenheimer fund departs, Templeton Frontier Markets closes to new investors, a slew of manager changes at Bridgeway, and some high-profile Janus fund managers resurface at a hedge fund.
Can a computer pick stocks better than your active manager?
Proponents say that education and openness are keys to keeping clients believing in system.
Quant funds do what Billy Beane does, but neither one is a lock.
Plus, Matthews creates a fund for China's upstarts, Nuveen closes two popular funds
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Can momentum play nice with other strategies?
These funds are largely in recovery mode.