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Recently, Dimensional Fund Advisors turned 40! Dimensional
5/20/2021Recently, Dimensional Fund Advisors turned 40! Dimensional's founder David Booth summed up his lessons from his many decades in finance.
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4/29/2020IFA's Mark Hebner and DFA's Apollo Lupescu discuss the recent COVID-19 crisis in a Town Hall format where they cover an array of topics.
4/20/2021This annual report documents the power of market prices by assessing US-based mutual fund performance relative to benchmarks over multiyear periods.
Jed Fogdall details his transition from satellite engineering to portfolio management—and how both roles require cutting through noise to find what really matters.
6/5/2020Jed Fogdall details his transition from satellite engineering to portfolio management—and how both roles require cutting through noise to find what really matters.
5/6/2020Dimensional's Mark Gochnour and Jake DeKinder review the benefits of following a research-driven approach based on the power of markets.
8/28/2021In the final video of a four-part series on real-world fixed income investing, Dave Plecha, Global Head of Fixed Income, discusses a recent example of Dimensional working within the industry to protect client interests.
8/27/2021In the third of a four-part video series on real-world fixed income investing, Dave Plecha, Global Head of Fixed Income, explains the importance of listening carefully to discover client needs.
7/1/2021Bloomberg'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.
7/1/2021In the second of a four-part video series on real-world fixed income investing, Dave Plecha, discusses the importance of conducting "fearless research" to explore new insights and test established ideas on investing.
6/29/2021In the first of a four-part series on real-world fixed income investing, Dave Plecha, discusses the importance of having an investment process that can weather any type of market.
4/28/2021As companies grow into some of the largest firms, the returns that push them there can be impressive.
Mark Hebner talks to Apollo Lupescu about various topics in a townhall format in this 2021 Q2 Market Review.
7/30/2021Mark Hebner talks to Apollo Lupescu about various topics in a townhall format in this 2021 Q2 Market Review.
12/16/2020Market prices have shown us that certain companies have benefited from the way society has changed during the COVID-19 crisis.
10/28/2020It's natural for investors to seek a connection between who becomes President and the performance of stocks.
Mark Hebner talks to Apollo Lupescu about various topics in a townhall format in this 2021 Q1 Market Review.
4/29/2021Mark Hebner talks to Apollo Lupescu about various topics in a townhall format in this 2021 Q1 Market Review.
Mark Hebner talks to Apollo Lupescu about various topics in a townhall format in this 2020 Q4 Market Review.
1/28/2021Mark Hebner talks to Apollo Lupescu about various topics in a townhall format in this 2020 Q4 Market Review.
8/28/2020Most people should use a top-down approach when they build their investment portfolio.
8/21/2020Professor Kenneth French talks about balancing different emotions as an investor.
Mark Hebner talks to Apollo Lupescu about various topics in a townhall format in this 2020 Q3 Market Review.
11/6/2020Mark Hebner talks to Apollo Lupescu about various topics in a townhall format in this 2020 Q3 Market Review.
In this clip from our Q3 Townhall, Apollo Lupescu talks about how to measure the stock market.
11/6/2020In this clip from our Q3 Townhall, Apollo Lupescu talks about how to measure the stock market.
8/7/2020History shows that you can't time stock returns. To capture the market's historical premiums, you have to be patient.
8/6/2020Professor Kenneth French talks about why risk is a confusing concept for many investors.
8/3/2020Professor Kenneth French explains why people who try to time the market are just fooling themselves.
7/17/2020University of Rochester Professor Robert Novy-Marx, a Dimensional consultant, discussed stocks he believes have higher expected returns in a recent webcast.
Mark Hebner talks with Dimensional Fund Advisors
7/6/2020Mark Hebner talks with Dimensional Fund Advisors' Scott Bosworth about the psychology of investing.
Mark Hebner talks with Dimensional Fund Advisors
6/19/2020Mark Hebner talks with Dimensional Fund Advisors' Apollo Lupescu about international investing.
6/18/2020In a recent webcast, Dimensional Co-CEO and Chief Investment Officer Gerard O'Reilly spoke on the performance of value stocks relative to growth stocks, addressing the theory and data supporting a value premium.
6/2/2020Dimensional's founder shares three simple strategies that investors can use to create a plan for tomorrow.
Mark Hebner talks with Dimensional Fund Advisors
6/8/2020Mark Hebner talks with Dimensional Fund Advisors' Apollo Lupescu about global premiums.
5/27/2020Marlena Lee, Global Head of Investment Solutions, offers an overview of the US and global bond markets and discusses how investors can pursue higher expected returns while managing risks in a low-yield environment.
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5/13/2020IFA's Mark Hebner and Dimensional Fund Advisors' Weston Wellington discuss the recent COVID-19 crisis in a Town Hall format where they cover an array of topics.
In this short video, Nobel laureate Eugene Fama provides perspective for long-term investors on why they shouldn
3/24/2020In this short video, Nobel laureate Eugene Fama provides perspective for long-term investors on why they shouldn't pay a lot of attention to short-term results.
In this short video, Nobel laureate Eugene Fama discusses how financial markets work, what fuels innovation, and the upside and downside of risk.
2/22/2020In this short video, Nobel laureate Eugene Fama discusses how financial markets work, what fuels innovation, and the upside and downside of risk.
In this short video, Nobel laureate Eugene Fama explains two key steps to investing: knowing why you want to invest and understanding your tolerance for risk.
2/24/2020In this short video, Nobel laureate Eugene Fama explains two key steps to investing: knowing why you want to invest and understanding your tolerance for risk.
Just as you need to trust your doctor, you also need to trust your financial advisor. Trusting your advisor will give you much more peace of mind.
7/11/2019Just as you need to trust your doctor, you also need to trust your financial advisor. Trusting your advisor will give you much more peace of mind.
For investors, it can be easy to feel overwhelmed by the relentless stream of news about markets.
2/20/2020For investors, it can be easy to feel overwhelmed by the relentless stream of news about markets.
Mark Hebner sits down with Dimensional
10/3/2019Mark Hebner sits down with Dimensional's V.P. Weston Wellington.
Advisor Risk is related to the selection of an advisor; and this includes someone choosing to be their own advisor.
6/28/2019Advisor Risk is related to the selection of an advisor; and this includes someone choosing to be their own advisor.
Some people treat their financial advisor like an order taker. They go to them with preset ideas about what they want, and the advisor
7/13/2018Some people treat their financial advisor like an order taker. They go to them with preset ideas about what they want, and the advisor's role as they see it is to carry out their instructions.
Mark Hebner defines an index fund and delves into some of their defining characteristics.
3/9/2021Mark Hebner defines an index fund and delves into some of their defining characteristics.
3/9/2021Seeing people around you pouring money into a hot fund that only seems to get hotter can make sticking with any previously well-thought-out investing strategy difficult.
1/7/2021At its core, managing wealth is about finding the best solutions for your clients.
9/29/2020Every now and then I hear the comment that index funds result in over-diversification.
9/29/2020With the increasing popularity of index funds, index creation has become big business.
9/28/2020A lot of people are worried about how index funds might affect the integrity of the stock market.
9/16/2020Stock picking and actively managed funds should be avoided like the plague.
It is usually seen as a good thing for consumers when there
9/5/2019It is usually seen as a good thing for consumers when there's more choice on offer.
The best known, on-going research into the performance of actively managed funds is conducted by S&P Dow Jones Indices.
4/11/2019The best known, on-going research into the performance of actively managed funds is conducted by S&P Dow Jones Indices.
This is Step 12: Invest and Relax of the full length documentary film Index Funds: The 12-Step Recovery Program for Active Investors. Watch Mark Hebner
9/21/2018This is Step 12: Invest and Relax of the full length documentary film Index Funds: The 12-Step Recovery Program for Active Investors. Watch Mark Hebner's acclaimed book come to life on screen.
This is Step 11: Risk Exposure of the full length documentary film Index Funds: The 12-Step Recovery Program for Active Investors. Watch Mark Hebner
9/21/2018This is Step 11: Risk Exposure of the full length documentary film Index Funds: The 12-Step Recovery Program for Active Investors. Watch Mark Hebner's acclaimed book come to life on screen.
This is Step 10: Risk Capacity of the full length documentary film Index Funds: The 12-Step Recovery Program for Active Investors. Watch Mark Hebner
9/21/2018This is Step 10: Risk Capacity of the full length documentary film Index Funds: The 12-Step Recovery Program for Active Investors. Watch Mark Hebner's acclaimed book come to life on screen.
This is Step 9: History of the full length documentary film Index Funds: The 12-Step Recovery Program for Active Investors. Watch Mark Hebner
9/21/2018This is Step 9: History of the full length documentary film Index Funds: The 12-Step Recovery Program for Active Investors. Watch Mark Hebner's acclaimed book come to life on screen.
This is Step 8: Riskese of the full length documentary film Index Funds: The 12-Step Recovery Program for Active Investors. Watch Mark Hebner
9/21/2018This is Step 8: Riskese of the full length documentary film Index Funds: The 12-Step Recovery Program for Active Investors. Watch Mark Hebner's acclaimed book come to life on screen.
This is Step 7: Silent Partners of the full length documentary film Index Funds: The 12-Step Recovery Program for Active Investors. Watch Mark Hebner
9/21/2018This is Step 7: Silent Partners of the full length documentary film Index Funds: The 12-Step Recovery Program for Active Investors. Watch Mark Hebner's acclaimed book come to life on screen.
This is Step 6: Style Drifters of the full length documentary film Index Funds: The 12-Step Recovery Program for Active Investors. Watch Mark Hebner
9/21/2018This is Step 6: Style Drifters of the full length documentary film Index Funds: The 12-Step Recovery Program for Active Investors. Watch Mark Hebner's acclaimed book come to life on screen.
This is Step 5: Manager Pickers of the full length documentary film Index Funds: The 12-Step Recovery Program for Active Investors. Watch Mark Hebner
9/21/2018This is Step 5: Manager Pickers of the full length documentary film Index Funds: The 12-Step Recovery Program for Active Investors. Watch Mark Hebner's acclaimed book come to life on screen.
This is Step 4: Time Pickers of the full length documentary film Index Funds: The 12-Step Recovery Program for Active Investors. Watch Mark Hebner
9/21/2018This is Step 4: Time Pickers of the full length documentary film Index Funds: The 12-Step Recovery Program for Active Investors. Watch Mark Hebner's acclaimed book come to life on screen.
This is Step 3: Stock Pickers of the full length documentary film Index Funds: The 12-Step Recovery Program for Active Investors. Watch Mark Hebner
9/21/2018This is Step 3: Stock Pickers of the full length documentary film Index Funds: The 12-Step Recovery Program for Active Investors. Watch Mark Hebner's acclaimed book come to life on screen.
This is Step 2: Nobel Laureates of the full length documentary film Index Funds: The 12-Step Recovery Program for Active Investors. Watch Mark Hebner
9/21/2018This is Step 2: Nobel Laureates of the full length documentary film Index Funds: The 12-Step Recovery Program for Active Investors. Watch Mark Hebner's acclaimed book come to life on screen.
This is Step 1: Active Investors of the full length documentary film Index Funds: The 12-Step Recovery Program for Active Investors. Watch Mark Hebner
9/21/2018This is Step 1: Active Investors of the full length documentary film Index Funds: The 12-Step Recovery Program for Active Investors. Watch Mark Hebner's acclaimed book come to life on screen.
Mark Hebner sits down with Dimensional Fund Advisors Chairman, David Booth to talk about a wide variety of topics. From the formation of Dimensional to the history of basketball, this in-depth interview with a financial giant is very insightful.
12/12/2019Mark Hebner sits down with Dimensional Fund Advisors Chairman, David Booth to talk about a wide variety of topics. From the formation of Dimensional to the history of basketball, this in-depth interview with a financial giant is very insightful.
Dr. David Blake is one of the leading authorities on mutual fund performance. He spent many years studying fund returns in both the U.K. and the U.S.
6/28/2017Dr. David Blake is one of the leading authorities on mutual fund performance. He spent many years studying fund returns in both the U.K. and the U.S.
Mark Hebner summarizes the market
10/21/2021Mark Hebner summarizes the market's performance during the third quarter of 2021 & demonstrates the difficulty in picking the next asset class winner.
Mark Hebner explains how style drift occurs when an active manager drifts from a specific style, asset class or index that is described as the stated investment purpose of a fund.
10/18/2021Mark Hebner explains how style drift occurs when an active manager drifts from a specific style, asset class or index that is described as the stated investment purpose of a fund.
Mark Hebner explains that active investors unnecessarily increase their risk, expenses, taxes, and anxiety.
10/11/2021Mark Hebner explains that active investors unnecessarily increase their risk, expenses, taxes, and anxiety.
9/16/2021Day trading has become a popular pastime. Being stuck at home during the pandemic probably played a role, but the explosion in price from a handful of so-called meme stocks is what got everyone's attention.
9/16/2021Money has the unique ability to move economic value through time; money made from work done today can be used to fund spending in the future.
Mark Hebner sits down with Dimensional Fund Advisors Chairman, David Booth to talk about his recent purchase and donation of The Rules of Basketball to the University of Kansas.
12/12/2019Mark Hebner sits down with Dimensional Fund Advisors Chairman, David Booth to talk about his recent purchase and donation of The Rules of Basketball to the University of Kansas.
Mark Hebner sits down with Dimensional Fund Advisors Chairman, David Booth to discuss his recent contribution to the University of Chicago.
12/12/2019Mark Hebner sits down with Dimensional Fund Advisors Chairman, David Booth to discuss his recent contribution to the University of Chicago.
Mark Hebner sits down with Dimensional Fund Advisors Chairman, David Booth to discuss Dimensional
12/12/2019Mark Hebner sits down with Dimensional Fund Advisors Chairman, David Booth to discuss Dimensional's expansion from institutions to individuals.
Mark Hebner sits down with Dimensional Fund Advisors Chairman, David Booth to talk about why investors should avoid timing the market.
12/12/2019Mark Hebner sits down with Dimensional Fund Advisors Chairman, David Booth to talk about why investors should avoid timing the market.
Mark Hebner sits down with Dimensional Fund Advisors Chairman, David Booth to talk about what investors should do in their own portfolios.
12/12/2019Mark Hebner sits down with Dimensional Fund Advisors Chairman, David Booth to talk about what investors should do in their own portfolios.
Mark Hebner sits down with Dimensional Fund Advisors Chairman, David Booth to talk about the profitability factor.
12/12/2019Mark Hebner sits down with Dimensional Fund Advisors Chairman, David Booth to talk about the profitability factor.
Mark Hebner sits down with Dimensional Fund Advisors Chairman, David Booth to talk about the different dimensions of risk.
12/12/2019Mark Hebner sits down with Dimensional Fund Advisors Chairman, David Booth to talk about the different dimensions of risk.
Mark Hebner sits down with Dimensional Fund Advisors Chairman, David Booth to talk about his time at Wells Fargo.
12/12/2019Mark Hebner sits down with Dimensional Fund Advisors Chairman, David Booth to talk about his time at Wells Fargo.
Mark Hebner sits down with Dimensional Fund Advisors Chairman, David Booth to talk about the economic recovery after the 2008 crash.
12/12/2019Mark Hebner sits down with Dimensional Fund Advisors Chairman, David Booth to talk about the economic recovery after the 2008 crash.
Mark Hebner sits down with Dimensional Fund Advisors Chairman, David Booth to talk about the concept of fair price.
12/12/2019Mark Hebner sits down with Dimensional Fund Advisors Chairman, David Booth to talk about the concept of fair price.
Mark Hebner sits down with Dimensional Fund Advisors Chairman, David Booth to talk about his early years when he first started in the business.
12/12/2019Mark Hebner sits down with Dimensional Fund Advisors Chairman, David Booth to talk about his early years when he first started in the business.
Mark Hebner discusses how the financial press largely focuses on forecasts and the daily movements of stocks and market indexes.
9/29/2021Mark Hebner discusses how the financial press largely focuses on forecasts and the daily movements of stocks and market indexes.
Mark Hebner explains that active investing is a strategy investors use when trying to beat a market or appropriate benchmark.
9/16/2021Mark Hebner explains that active investing is a strategy investors use when trying to beat a market or appropriate benchmark.
One of the ironies about money is that although we generally don
8/26/2021One of the ironies about money is that although we generally don't like talking about it, we're often very interested in how wealthy other people are.
The coronavirus pandemic has taught people all sorts of lessons. And there are important takeaways for investors as well.
8/17/2021The coronavirus pandemic has taught people all sorts of lessons. And there are important takeaways for investors as well.
Scott Bosworth, V.P. at Dimensional, presents on IFA.tv.
9/25/2019Scott Bosworth, V.P. at Dimensional, presents on IFA.tv.
Scott Bosworth, V.P. at Dimensional, presents on IFA.tv.
9/25/2019Scott Bosworth, V.P. at Dimensional, presents on IFA.tv.
Mark Hebner summarizes the market
7/22/2021Mark Hebner summarizes the market's performance during the 2nd quarter of 2021 and demonstrates the difficulty in picking the next asset class winner.
It
6/24/2021It's well known that actively managed funds performed very badly compared to index funds in the long bull market that ran from March 2009 to March 2020.
One of the main reasons why people make bad investment decisions is that they lose sight of what they
6/10/2021One of the main reasons why people make bad investment decisions is that they lose sight of what they're investing for.
Financial planner and writer Carl Richards has spent much of his career helping people to strike the right balance between saving and investing on one hand and spending on the other.
5/13/2021Financial planner and writer Carl Richards has spent much of his career helping people to strike the right balance between saving and investing on one hand and spending on the other.
Investors need to tie themselves to the mast to avoid the daily temptations to get rich quick in the market.
6/3/2021Investors need to tie themselves to the mast to avoid the daily temptations to get rich quick in the market.
Mark Hebner summarizes the market
4/15/2021Mark Hebner summarizes the market's performance during the first quarter of 2021 and demonstrates the difficulty in picking the next asset class winner.
3/25/2021Large institutional investors like pension funds, university endowments, and sovereign wealth funds are looked to as thought leaders in portfolio management and asset allocation.
In Part Two of Venkat
2/1/2019In Part Two of Venkat's interview with Mark Hebner, they talk about the uniqueness of Dimensional Fund Advisors.
Mark Hebner summarizes the market
2/4/2021Mark Hebner summarizes the market's performance during the fourth quarter of 2020 and demonstrates the difficulty in picking the next asset class winner.
12/15/2020The implications of market efficiency for investors are sweeping.
12/15/2020The S&P 500 is an index of 500 US stocks that covers roughly 80% of the available US market capitalization.
12/2/2020As fundamental as market efficiency is to good financial decision-making, it is poorly understood by most investors.
Denise Delaney goes over the 3rd quarter of 2020 and provides some friendly reminders of how to control investor behavior.
11/6/2020Denise Delaney goes over the 3rd quarter of 2020 and provides some friendly reminders of how to control investor behavior.
In this clip from our 2020 Q3 Market Review, Mark talks about the historical  effects of elections on the stock market.
10/28/2020In this clip from our 2020 Q3 Market Review, Mark talks about the historical effects of elections on the stock market.
Mark Hebner summarizes the market
10/22/2020Mark Hebner summarizes the market's performance during the third quarter of 2020 & demonstrates the difficulty in picking the next asset class winner.