Some media stories claim that the rising popularity of index funds has distorted prices because fewer shares are being traded by active investors in search of mispricing. Brad Steiman offers both practical and theoretical cases for why market prices continue to be fair.
These charts illustrate Dimensional’s track record of success relative to industry peers for our equity funds with at least 15 years of history.
Many of the greatest advancements in finance have come from academic research. Dimensional Fund Advisors is a pioneer in translating those discoveries into practical investment solutions for clients.
Founder and Executive Chairman David Booth and others talk about the firm’s founding and its close ties to the academic community.
David Booth, Dave Butler, Eugene Fama, John McQuown, and Ken French explain the deep connections between academic finance and Dimensional’s approach to investing and how the firm’s focus on data and implementation, and its ability to adapt as research evolves, helps investors.
Dave Twardowski, PhD examines the pricing advantage that investors can get from Dimensional’s patient and flexible approach to trading.
John “Mac” McQuown and David Booth discuss their history together, the evolution of finance, and Dimensional”s approach to investing.
Brochure features 10 decisions that can help investors target long-term wealth in the capital markets.
Presentation answers key questions many investors ask and highlights Dimensional‘s research-based approach to investing.
Brochure highlights Dimensional‘s view of markets and describes how the firm structures and implements strategies along the dimensions of expected returns.
A two-page introduction to Dimensional‘s philosophy, process and client-focused solutions.
2018 Report documents survivorship and performance in the US mutual fund industry and illustrates the impact of high fees and turnover on returns.
David Booth reflects on how Dimensional has evolved with advances in financial science.
The intellectual curiosity and rigor of Dimensional‘s academic origins helps our Research team bring the latest advancements in financial science to life for clients.
Sophisticated systems and highly skilled people working with great efficiency and precision underpin every Dimensional fund. This Issue Brief provides an overview of Dimensional‘s operations.
David Booth congratulates Eugene Fama for being names a 2013 Nobel laureate and reflects on Dimensional’s history of putting financial science to work for investors.
David Booth sat down with Robert Merton, professor at the MIT Sloan School of Management, to discuss Merton’s illustrious career as an academic and practitioner and his involvement with Dimensional.