Years since founding
In firmwide assets under management, USD (in billions)
Dimensional is elevating leaders from within and bringing in outside talent in some key areas to ensure our leadership team continues to position the company for excellence in every aspect of our investment offering and client service.Read more
The Board of Trustees of the University of Chicago has bestowed the school’s highest honor on one of its former students and leading philanthropists. David Booth, Founder and Executive Chairman of Dimensional Fund Advisors, was presented the University of Chicago Medal during a ceremony yesterday at the school.Read more
Dimensional has appointed Erik van Houwelingen as Head of European Sales of its UK subsidiary, Dimensional Fund Advisors Ltd.Read more
Nathan Lacaze and John Romiza, directors and senior members of Dimensional’s leadership team in London, will become Co-CEOs of Dimensional Fund Advisors Ltd. (DFAL), effective July 1, 2018. After 28 years with Dimensional, Art Barlow, who is currently Managing Director of DFAL, will be retiring in early 2019.Read more
Skaff and Gochnour will oversee the day-to-day management and operations of the Financial Advisor Services business, which is focused on working with Dimensional’s advisor relationships to help them deliver the best client experience for investors.Read more
Dimensional is proud to honor John “Mac” McQuown, co-winner of the 13th CME Group Melamed-Arditti Innovation Award, for his efforts in revolutionizing investment management.Read more
Rizova and Lee will lead Dimensional’s Research team, which is focused on improving the design and execution of the firm’s investment strategies as well as conducting new investment research on a range of topics.Read more
A new survey from Dimensional finds investors place a high value on the sense of security they receive from their financial advisor relationships.
An in-depth look at the firm noting, “Dimensional isn’t strictly an active or passive investor. It’s both.”Read more
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“We think indexing is too mechanical,” co-founder David Booth said in a recent interview. “A little bit of judgment can make a difference.”
Wall Street Journal
October 20, 2016
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