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Latest News

September 13, 2021
Dimensional Lists Two International Equity ETFs After Completing Its Second Mutual Fund-to-ETF Conversion of 2021

With the conversion of two non-US-market mutual funds, Dimensional is expanding its offering of active transparent ETFs.

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August 24, 2021
Dave Plecha Interviewed on Rational Reminder Podcast

Dave Plecha, Dimensional’s Global Head of Fixed Income, discusses the fundamentals of bond investing, including the role of bonds in a portfolio, inflation and negative interest rates, return premiums in fixed income, bond market characteristics, and how Dimensional uses market information to pursue higher expected returns.

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August 23, 2021
MarketWatch: How Can I Make Sure That the Money I’ve Saved Will Last My Whole Retirement?

MarketWatch spoke with Dimensional’s Mathieu Pellerin and Savina Rizova about key spending and allocation considerations and the importance of taking an income-focused approach to retirement investing.

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July 19, 2021
Dimensional Strengthens EMEA Investment Leadership Team

Dimensional Fund Advisors, a global leader in systematic factor investing, is bolstering leadership in its affiliate’s London-based EMEA Investment team, effective August 1, 2021.

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June 23, 2021
Bloomberg: Quant Pioneer Dimensional Is Buying the Bonds That Dalio Hates

Dave Plecha, Global Head of Fixed Income, tells Bloomberg why Dimensional has been extending duration in its core bond portfolios this year.

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June 18, 2021
Bloomberg: Dimensional Converts $29 Billion of Mutual Funds Into ETFs

“With competitive pricing and its famous name, Dimensional has quickly carved out a foothold in the ETF universe just a year after announcing plans to enter the industry.”

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June 18, 2021
David Booth Interviewed on Bloomberg’s “Wall Street Week”

Bloomberg’s “Wall Street Week” recently spoke with Dimensional Founder and Executive Chairman David Booth about stock market volatility, investing vs. gambling, inflation’s uncertain impact, the small cap and value premiums, and more. 

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June 18, 2021
Wes Crill in the Financial Times: Small Cap Value Rebound ‘Good News’ for Investors

Wes Crill, Head of Investment Strategists and Vice President, spoke to the Financial Times about the “close to unprecedented” rebound of small cap value stocks in recent months.

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June 14, 2021
Dimensional Lists Four New ETFs Following the Industry’s Largest Mutual Fund-to-ETF Conversion

Dimensional extends its ETF offering by converting four US tax-managed mutual funds into active transparent ETFs. The new ETFs offer the diversification and transparency of indexing while targeting higher expected returns through systematic, flexible implementation.

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May 18, 2021
Study: Financial advisors express high interest in M&A

Dimensional Fund Advisors releases data from the M&A section of its 2020 Global Advisor Study, one of the largest global advisor business analyses.

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April 26, 2021
Dimensional Wins Two ETF.com Awards

Dimensional is pleased to be selected as Best New ETF Issuer of the Year by ETF.com, among recognition in other categories.

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April 12, 2021
Dimensional Celebrates 40 Years of Innovation

As its newly launched ETFs surpass $1 billion under management, Dimensional draws on its past while looking to the future.

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March 30, 2021
Dave Plecha in Investment Week: Why Fixed Income is 'As Effective Now as It Has Ever Been'

Global Head of Fixed Income Dave Plecha speaks to the UK’s Investment Week about the state of credit markets and Dimensional’s approach to systematic fixed income. 

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March 22, 2021
Dimensional Receives Climate Neutral Operations Certification

Dimensional is one of the first investment managers to be certified as Climate Neutral by South Pole for its worldwide operations and support of climate action projects.

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“The good news for investors is you can have a rewarding investment experience without trying to outguess the market. But you may need to change the way you think about investing.”

David Booth
Founder and Executive Chairman

*“Dimensional” refers to the Dimensional separate but affiliated entities generally, rather than to one particular entity. These entities are Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Dimensional Fund Advisors Ltd., DFA Australia Limited, Dimensional Fund Advisors Canada ULC, Dimensional Fund Advisors Pte. Ltd., Dimensional Ireland Limited, Dimensional Japan Ltd., and Dimensional Hong Kong Limited. Dimensional Hong Kong Limited is licensed by the Securities and Futures Commission to conduct Type 1 (dealing in securities) regulated activities only and does not provide asset management services. 

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