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Latest News

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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February 18, 2021
Bloomberg: Booth’s Dimensional Makes $700 Million Splash in ETF Debut

"Quantitative investment firm Dimensional Fund Advisors is already making waves in the $5.9 trillion exchange-traded fund market.” – Bloomberg

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February 11, 2021
David Booth Interviewed on Rational Reminder Podcast

David Booth was interviewed on the Rational Reminder podcast about his storied career, the history and philosophy of Dimensional, and how he built a business that puts clients first.

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February 03, 2021
Co-CEO Gerard O’Reilly on Morningstar’s “The Long View” Podcast

Co-CEO and Chief Investment Officer Gerard O'Reilly shares the latest on the launch of Dimensional ETFs, the importance of client relationships, and the role of academic research.

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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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