David Booth on competition, the fiduciary rule and his company's future
April 25, 2017 01:00:00 AM
David Booth is co-founder of Dimensional Fund Advisors and now executive chairman of the company. He stepped back from his role as co-CEO (along with Eduardo Repetto) in February, and David Butler has stepped up as co-CEO. During Mr. Booth's tenure, he has helped mold Dimensional's intellectual, outcome-oriented asset management arm and to form a bond between the company and its legion of astonishingly loyal investment advisers. InvestmentNews senior columnist John Waggoner spoke with Mr. Booth about his new role with the company and the challenges it faces.