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Published by: State Street Global Advisors
The combination of factor investing and technology is transforming active management. In this issue we showcase how our active quant heritage equips us to build more robust factor-based alpha models.
Multi-Asset Strategies: Giving asset owners peace of mind in today’s uncertain investment environment
Published by: P&I Content Solutions
In this round table, James Macey, portfolio manager for Franklin Templeton Solutions, Ashwin Alankar, global head of asset allocation and risk management for Janus Capital Group, and Michael J. Kelly, global head of multi-asset for PineBridge Investments, discuss what multi-asset strategies can deliver, what they can’t deliver and how investors can use them to help meet their return objectives.
Published by: Vanguard
In A different kind of target-date investor, from Vanguard Center for Investor Research, authors examine how participants become mixed target-date investors, determine if the concerns raised about mixed target-date investors are valid, and suggest measures to avoid such risks.
Published by: WisdomTree
This paper will discuss what WisdomTree believes is one key factor to building smart beta indexes for U.S. equities: profitability. Incorporating profitability into the selection and weighting of its components is one element that sets WisdomTree apart in its earnings family of Indexes.
Published by: Vanguard
Research has found that asset allocation is the key driver of return variability for a diversified portfolio. Vanguard offers clarity with two questions: How does asset allocation affect risk/return expectations? And how much home bias is reasonable?
Published by: Standard Life Investments
While investors recognize the benefits of a low-volatility growth strategy, some are challenged to incorporate them into a broader portfolio. Standard Life Investments demonstrates how these strategies can provide an overall solution and introduces an enhanced approach to achieving both reduced volatility and growth potential.
Published by: S&P Dow Jones Indices
Dividend strategies have gained a foothold with market participants seeking potential outperformance and attractive yields in the low-rate environment since 2008. Stocks with a history of dividend growth could present a compelling investment opportunity when rates are rising.
Schroders' Global Investor Study (pension fund investors) – Focusing on investment outcomes and ESG issues
Published by: Schroders
A new political and economic landscape is changing investors’ priorities and approach. The Schroders Global Investor Study shows that a focus on investment outcome rather than relative return is fuelling a significant rise in multi-asset and smart beta investing.
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