S2 E3: Bond ETFs and the Fed06/04/2021 Duration: 12min
Characterizing the Fed’s decision to make fixed income ETFs part of its COVID-inspired quantitative easing (QE) program a “pretty big deal,” Vanguard’s Johnny Garcia argues that in making bond ETFs part of QE, the Fed “credentialized” ETFs in general and bond ETFs in particular.
S2E2: The year of the bond ETF30/03/2021 Duration: 14min
Vanguard’s Johnny Garcia explains why flows into fixed income ETFs are accelerating, and he drills into how well the ETF structure held up during the COVID-related market volatility early in 2020.
S2E1: ETF trends in 2021: Record inflows and bond ETF popularity23/03/2021 Duration: 14min
Vanguard ETF Product Manager Johnny Garcia shares data illustrating strong growth in the ETF market, and explains why adoption of ETFs among advisors and investors is accelerating.
BONUS: A breakout year for ETFs in 202004/12/2020 Duration: 16min
Vanguard ETF Product Manager Johnny Garcia explains the story behind accelerating flows into ETFs so far in 2020 in this bonus episode of the Vanguard Advisor’s Alpha® Podcast.
S1 E5: Learn to overcome client investing biases21/07/2020 Duration: 14min
Biases like loss aversion and recency bias can skew your clients’ investing decisions, particularly in volatile markets. Vanguard Senior Advice Strategist Mike DiJoseph explains how advisors can overcome common these human biases.
S1 E4: Coach retirement-age clients through volatility14/07/2020 Duration: 16min
Retirement-age clients may need special attention in down markets. You can learn how to tailor your communication and financial planning to fit recent retirees in this episode of the new Vanguard Advisor’s Alpha® Podcast, part four of a five-part series on behavioral coaching.
S1 E3: Effectively coach clients through market declines07/07/2020 Duration: 14min
How can you help clients through market volatility? Senior Advice Strategist Mike DiJoseph explains how advisors can use behavioral coaching to keep clients focused on their long-term goals during market downturns.
S1 E2: Two frameworks help simplify behavioral coaching25/06/2020 Duration: 19min
Behavioral coaching can help you highlight your value to your clients, especially in volatile times like the coronavirus pandemic. Senior Advice Strategist Mike DiJoseph explains two simple behavioral coaching frameworks developed by Vanguard’s Advisor’s Alpha.
S1 E1: Use behavioral coaching to build trust with clients17/06/2020 Duration: 16min
Vanguard Senior Advice Strategist Mike DiJoseph explains the importance of behavioral coaching in helping advisors build trust with clients.
Trailer: Welcome to the Vanguard Advisor's Alpha Podcast15/06/2020 Duration: 01min
This new in-depth podcast series will provide investment professionals with actionable insights into markets, the economy, and investing—all with an ongoing focus on portfolio construction, behavioral coaching, and wealth management.