Monday, April 14, 2014

Smart beta

Is ‘smart beta’ the latest magic money tree? - discusses passive investment with a "twist".

"The typical twist is to substitute the standard market capitalisation weighting of an equity index with an alternative weighting, such as dividends or earnings. This is claimed as a smarter approach as market cap indices will inevitably overweight expensive stocks and underweight cheap ones."

'via Blog this'

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