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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.
Dimensional Fund Advisors Vice President, Wes Crill sits down with IFA
9/21/2022Dimensional Fund Advisors Vice President, Wes Crill sits down with IFA's Murray Coleman to break down Dimensional's systematic approach to investing.
5/25/2022This 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.
Mark Hebner interviews Dimensional Fund Advisors
8/30/2022Mark Hebner interviews Dimensional Fund Advisors' CO-CEO and CIO Gerard O'Reilly.
In this video Mark Hebner interviews Wes Crill. Wes is Head of Investment Strategists and Vice President at Dimensional Fund Advisors.
7/7/2022In this video Mark Hebner interviews Wes Crill. Wes is Head of Investment Strategists and Vice President at Dimensional Fund Advisors.
6/15/2022For investors, it can be easy to feel overwhelmed by the relentless stream of news about markets.
11/24/2021The impact of missing just a few of the market's best days can be profound, as shown by this animated look at a hypothetical investment in the stocks that make up the S&P 500 Index.
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.
Mark Hebner talks to Apollo Lupescu about various topics in a townhall format in this 2022 Q2 Market Review including the fair price of stocks, blockchain, federal interest rate, and worrying about a recession.
8/4/2022Mark Hebner talks to Apollo Lupescu about various topics in a townhall format in this 2022 Q2 Market Review including the fair price of stocks, blockchain, federal interest rate, and worrying about a recession.
5/19/2022You don't need to be a rocket scientist to work at Dimensional Fund Advisors, but Gerard O'Reilly sees it as an asset, particularly when it comes to problem-solving.
In this excerpt from our 2022 Q1 Townhall, Mark and Apollo discuss the Federal Reserve and interest rates.
5/12/2022In this excerpt from our 2022 Q1 Townhall, Mark and Apollo discuss the Federal Reserve and interest rates.
In this excerpt from our 2022 Q1 Townhall, Mark and Apollo discuss cryptocurrency and blockchain.
5/12/2022In this excerpt from our 2022 Q1 Townhall, Mark and Apollo discuss cryptocurrency and blockchain.
This is a presentation on ESG (Environmental, Social and Governance), with an emphasis on Sustainable Investing, by Mark Hebner and Althea Trevor of Dimensional Fund Advisors.
12/9/2021This is a presentation on ESG (Environmental, Social and Governance), with an emphasis on Sustainable Investing, by Mark Hebner and Althea Trevor of Dimensional Fund Advisors.
In this excerpt from our 2022 Q1 Townhall, Mark and Apollo discuss whether or not gold and silver are good investments.
5/12/2022In this excerpt from our 2022 Q1 Townhall, Mark and Apollo discuss whether or not gold and silver are good investments.
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.
Mark Hebner talks to Apollo Lupescu about various topics in a townhall format in this 2022 Q1 Market Review including cryptocurrency, blockchain, and the federal interest rate.
5/11/2022Mark Hebner talks to Apollo Lupescu about various topics in a townhall format in this 2022 Q1 Market Review including cryptocurrency, blockchain, and the federal interest rate.
In part four of this interview, Mark talks to Robin about investing legend Burton Malkiel and his seminal book "A Random Walk Down Wall Street."
2/24/2022In part four of this interview, Mark talks to Robin about investing legend Burton Malkiel and his seminal book "A Random Walk Down Wall Street."
Mark Hebner talks to Apollo Lupescu about various topics in a townhall format in this 2021 Q4 Market Review including a look back at the entire year.
1/31/2022Mark Hebner talks to Apollo Lupescu about various topics in a townhall format in this 2021 Q4 Market Review including a look back at the entire year.
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 Q3 Market Review.
11/11/2021Mark Hebner talks to Apollo Lupescu about various topics in a townhall format in this 2021 Q3 Market Review.
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.
Mark Hebner sits down with Dimensional
10/3/2019Mark Hebner sits down with Dimensional's V.P. Weston Wellington.
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.
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.
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.
6/3/2022Today's guest is Professor Robert Novy-Marx, the Lori and Alan Zekelman Distinguished Professor of Business Administration at Simon Business School of the University of Rochester.
10/28/2020It's natural for investors to seek a connection between who becomes President and the performance of stocks.
5/19/2022Who better to have on the Rational Reminder Podcast than Professor Ken French?
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.
When you buy an investment, you should hold it for the long term. But most investors don
1/13/2022When you buy an investment, you should hold it for the long term. But most investors don't.
Mark Hebner takes you through his 12-Step Recovery Program for Active Investors in 10 minutes.
12/16/2021Mark Hebner takes you through his 12-Step Recovery Program for Active Investors in 10 minutes.
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.
Index Funds: The 12-Step Recovery Program for Active Investors is now a full-length documentary! Watch Mark Hebner
9/15/2018Index Funds: The 12-Step Recovery Program for Active Investors is now a full-length documentary! Watch Mark Hebner's acclaimed book come to life on screen.
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.
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.
A hugely important aspect of financial well being is the ability to control our spending. Human beings are hard-wired for instant gratification.
9/28/2022A hugely important aspect of financial well being is the ability to control our spending. Human beings are hard-wired for instant gratification.
There are many examples of behavioral bias that make people act irrationally when it comes to money and investing, and one of them is confirmation bias. So what exactly is it?
9/15/2022There are many examples of behavioral bias that make people act irrationally when it comes to money and investing, and one of them is confirmation bias. So what exactly is it?
Sunil Wahal sits down with IFA
9/8/2022Sunil Wahal sits down with IFA's Lead Financial Writer, Murray Coleman to discuss the investment factors of value and profitability.
8/29/2022What is the real value of cryptocurrencies?
Something we often hear is that if you invest in Emerging Markets then the best way to do it is by an actively managed fund.
8/25/2022Something we often hear is that if you invest in Emerging Markets then the best way to do it is by an actively managed fund.
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.
What is private equity? Jeffrey Hooke, author of the critically acclaimed book, "The Myth of Private Equity" sits down with IFA
8/17/2022What is private equity? Jeffrey Hooke, author of the critically acclaimed book, "The Myth of Private Equity" sits down with IFA's Lead Financial Writer, Murray Coleman to discuss what private equity is and ultimately why you are better off investing in ind
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.
Is cryptocurrency the next big thing? Mutara Inc. Chief Technology Officer, Brian Sparling sits down with IFA
8/9/2022Is cryptocurrency the next big thing? Mutara Inc. Chief Technology Officer, Brian Sparling sits down with IFA's Lead Financial Writer, Murray Coleman to discuss the many problems that plague cryptocurrency.
7/25/2022Dr. Nicholas Weaver's well-known lectures on cryptocurrencies explain why he believes it needs to be "burned with fire."
Index investing has grown hugely in popularity over the years. In fact, some commentators are warning there
7/14/2022Index investing has grown hugely in popularity over the years. In fact, some commentators are warning there's an index investing bubble developing.
Mark Hebner summarizes the market
7/19/2022Mark Hebner summarizes the market's performance during the second quarter of 2022 and demonstrates the difficulty in picking the next asset class winner.
6/22/2022As author and financial expert Morgan Housel explains this episode, "people don't make financial decisions on a spreadsheet. They make financial decisions at the dinner table."
We live in a global economy, and yet many investors have very little exposure to large parts of it.
6/8/2022We live in a global economy, and yet many investors have very little exposure to large parts of it.
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.
5/21/2022If you're excited about an investment, it's probably not a good investment.
5/21/2022When stuff and services get more expensive, your dollars can buy less of them. That's called inflation.
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.
6/1/2022However much we might enjoy our work, most of us do not want to carry on working indefinitely.
We
5/5/2022We've seen a big increase in the number of young people trading individual stocks and crypto currencies online.
Mark Hebner summarizes the market
4/26/2022Mark Hebner summarizes the market's performance during the first quarter of 2022 and demonstrates the difficulty in picking the next asset class winner.
Some investors are always looking for an edge. They seek out information on the best sectors or funds to invest in.
4/21/2022Some investors are always looking for an edge. They seek out information on the best sectors or funds to invest in.
More and more people are trading online including those with no previous experience. Why? It
3/31/2022More and more people are trading online including those with no previous experience. Why? It's primarily because technology has made it very easy to do.
Working out how much money to spend in retirement can be quite a challenge.
3/24/2022Working out how much money to spend in retirement can be quite a challenge.
Mark and Robin discuss a wide range of topics from the indexing pioneers to the rise of exchange traded funds.
3/16/2022Mark and Robin discuss a wide range of topics from the indexing pioneers to the rise of exchange traded funds.
 In part five of this interview, Mark talks to Robin about the rise of Exchange Traded Funds.
3/2/2022 In part five of this interview, Mark talks to Robin about the rise of Exchange Traded Funds.
In part six of this interview, Mark talks to Robin about the Wolves of Wall Street.
3/9/2022In part six of this interview, Mark talks to Robin about the Wolves of Wall Street.
In part three of this interview, Mark talks to Robin about Wells Fargo and the early index fund development. They then go on to talk about Rex Sinquefield and Dean LeBaron.
2/16/2022In part three of this interview, Mark talks to Robin about Wells Fargo and the early index fund development. They then go on to talk about Rex Sinquefield and Dean LeBaron.