Title: Arnott on Smart Beta: A Better Way Forward with Multi-Factor
Date: Thursday, September 13, 2018
Time: 02:00 PM Eastern Daylight Time
Duration: 1 hour
As investors seek alternatives to traditional active equity strategies, how can they address the need for alpha? Many investors seeking higher returns at lower costs have turned to smart beta. While this creates opportunity, the variety of smart beta and factor-based products can create confusion and risk for investors. Please join us for an exclusive discussion with Research Affiliates' Rob Arnott - smart beta pioneer - on the challenges faced by equity investors and the role PIMCO’s RAFI Dynamic Multi-Factor ETFs can play in seeking enhanced return and diversification potential.
Join Tom Lydon, Editor and Publisher of ETF Trends, as he moderates this discussion on:
- Current equity market environment and the equity investor’s dilemma
- Trend chasing and the risks of smart beta and factor investing
- The benefits of a dynamic approach to factor weightings
- The RAFI Dynamic Multi-Factor methodology
- How advisors can utilize a multi-factor approach to diversify an investment portfolio
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