Common Sense on Mutual Funds (Hardcover)

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By John C. Bogle, David F. Swensen (Foreword by)
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John C. Bogle shares his extensive insights on investing inmutual funds

Since the first edition of Common Sense on Mutual Fundswas published in 1999, much has changed, and no one is more awareof this than mutual fund pioneer John Bogle. Now, in thiscompletely updated Second Edition, Bogle returns to takeanother critical look at the mutual fund industry and helpinvestors navigate their way through the staggering array ofinvestment alternatives that are available to them.

Written in a straightforward and accessible style, this reliableresource examines the fundamentals of mutual fund investing intoday's turbulent market environment and offers timeless advice inbuilding an investment portfolio. Along the way, Bogle shows youhow simplicity and common sense invariably trump costly complexity, and how a low cost, broadly diversified portfolio is virtuallyassured of outperforming the vast majority of Wall Streetprofessionals over the long-term.

  • Written by respected mutual fund industry legend John C.Bogle
  • Discusses the timeless fundamentals of investing that apply inany type of market
  • Reflects on the structural and regulatory changes in the mutualfund industry
  • Other titles by Bogle: The Little Book of Common SenseInvesting and Enough.

Securing your financial future has never seemed more difficult, but you'll be a better investor for having read the SecondEdition of Common Sense on Mutual Funds.

About the Author

John C. Bogle is founder of the Vanguard Mutual Fund Group and President of its Bogle Financial Markets Research Center. He created Vanguard in 1974 and served as chairman and chief executive officer until 1996 and senior chairman until 2000. In 1999, Fortune magazine named Mr. Bogle as one of the four "Investment Giants" of the twentieth century; in 2004, Time named him one of the world's 100 most powerful and influential people; and Institutional Investor presented him with its Lifetime Achievement Award. Bogle is also the author of Enough. and The Little Book of Common Sense Investing, both published by Wiley.
Product Details
ISBN: 9780470138137
ISBN-10: 0470138130
Publisher: Wiley
Publication Date: December 1st, 2009
Pages: 622
Language: English