What is the Russell 2000 Index, and Why Should You Care?

“With innovations over the last several decades and the growth of ETFs and index funds, decreased commission costs, and increased market liquidity, it’s become easier to get access to this index, which I think is an important part of a diversified portfolio,” director Ford Donohue, CFA says of the Russell 2000 in an article by Erin Gobler at Next Advisor