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19 May 2022
Gerard O’Reilly Dives Deep into Investment Philosophy on Rational Reminder Podcast

Co-CEO and CIO Gerard O’Reilly talks about Dimensional’s investment strategy, the importance of robust research, factors, intangibles, security lending, and more.

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28 April 2022
Resident Scientist Robert Merton Receives PSCA Lifetime Achievement Award

Nobel laureate and Dimensional Resident Scientist Robert C. Merton has been recognized for his contributions to financial innovation and his dedication to improving retirement outcomes.

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30 March 2022
Bhanu Singh in The Australian: Governance in Action

Dimensional’s advocacy for stronger governance practices at the companies we invest in on behalf of clients earned the attention of this front-page article in The Australian newspaper.

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18 March 2022
Reuters: ‘Contrarian’ quant giant Dimensional focuses on US curve short end, corporate debt

Dimensional has increased exposure to the short end of the US Treasury curve and to corporate debt, seeing opportunities in parts of the debt market that have broadly sold off this year.

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17 March 2022
The New York Times: Talking War and Market Volatility With a Giant of Economics

Eugene F. Fama, Nobel laureate and a Dimensional Director, talks with the New York Times about the crisis in Ukraine and the behavior of markets during times of uncertainty.

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10 March 2022
Barron’s: Global Head of Research Savina Rizova among ‘100 Most Influential Women in US Finance’

Savina Rizova, Global Head of Research at Dimensional, has been named one of Barron’s 100 Most Influential Women in US Finance.

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03 December 2021
Bhanu Singh in the Australian Financial Review: “Greenhouse Gas Emissions Are Our Focus”

A sound investment approach and a strong focus on greenhouse gas emissions are not mutually incompatible, Dimensional’s Head of Asia Pacific Portfolio Management Bhanu Singh tells the Australian Financial Review.

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28 October 2021
Dimensional Appoints New Head of Responsible Investment

Dimensional has appointed Jim Whittington as Head of Responsible Investment. He replaces Joe Chi, who will retire at the end of the year. Additionally, the firm named Lacey Huebel as Head of Responsible Investment, North America.

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23 August 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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19 July 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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18 June 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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18 June 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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12 April 2021
Dimensional Celebrates 40 Years of Innovation

Global investment leader draws on its past while looking to the future.

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22 March 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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29 January 2021
Why 2021 Shapes as a Big Year for Governance Activism

In a recent article for the industry magazine Investor Strategy, veteran Australian financial journalist Greg Bright provides a comprehensive profile of Dimensional – its history, philosophy and investment style – with a particular focus on its approach to corporate governance.

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06 November 2020
Institutional Investor Highlights Dimensional Research on Performance Fees

Institutional Investor featured a paper from Dimensional researchers Wei Dai and Savina Rizova and Dimensional’s Resident Scientist Robert Merton that makes the case against performance fees for factor-based strategies.

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21 October 2020
Dimensional Hires ETF Industry Veteran Nicole Hunter as Head of Capital Markets

Dimensional Fund Advisors has hired ETF industry veteran Nicole Hunter as Head of Capital Markets, effective October 26.

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07 October 2020
A Fund Manager 'Out of the Box'

Australian Financial Review columnist Tony Boyd says Dimensional deserves attention for its sound investment philosophy, serious approach to stewardship and highly ethical distribution model.

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28 September 2020
New Research Challenges the Impact of Intangibles

Dimensional research suggests no tangible performance benefits from adjusting for intangibles.

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09 September 2020
Dimensional Welcomes Bernie Grzelak as CFO

Dimensional Fund Advisors announced that, on September 14, Bernie Grzelak will join Dimensional as Chief Financial Officer.

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