How Emerging Market Bond Credit Ratings Affect Returns
Hungary’s credit upgrades to “investment-grade” (FLTR) opened doors for investors tracking low-risk benchmarks.
Strong Local Currency Performance As Rates Remain Steady Returns in the emerging markets debt space have so far in 2016 ranked commensurately with risk. More specifically, local debt has been…
The Forum for Sustainable and Responsible Investment notes on its website, “Mutual funds are one of the most dynamic segments within the ESG investing space.”
Both smart beta and relative strength strategies have outperformed broader markets in the past over the long term.
The DWA Tactical Tilt portfolios seek to ensure risk management solutions for investors and balance wealth accumulation strategies using offensive tilt in a timely way.
That’s the whole concept of what Dorsey Wright is really all about: not only creating these products, but finding an alchemic way to combine them.
Market Realist’s Head of Macro and Commodity Research, Eric Shamilov, recently interviewed Dorsey Wright & Associates (DWA), a Nasdsaq Company, founder Tom Dorsey.
Just one comment, I often see in press that “smart beta costs more.” By the time you figure out it’s a better return, you’re getting it removed from a fees perspective.
On the commodities side, we have broad-based commodity benchmark, the Nasdaq Commodity Index, aptly named.
With the Dorsey Wright indices, we mentioned the Dividend Achievers (VIG) (DVY) and now this is more of a fundamental factor based suite of products.
Within the AlphadDEX methodology, no factor or fundamental metric is more important than any other.
So let’s move on to the AlphaDEX suite of products. Walk us through the construction of these products.
What products single out specifically the share buyback companies?
Let’s dive a little bit into the Alphadex® and Dividend Achievers products.
Historically, we have seen Buyback does perform very well across all interest rate environments. Looking at the data back to the mid-80s, it does well.
What is your definition of smart beta? I think there is some variation in this definition depending on who you ask.
So can you walk us through your thought process determining themes for the indices, and how those rules are determined?
Can you walk us through how Nasdaq delivers smart beta or other strategies into the marketplace?
Nasdaq Interview with Eric Shamilov and Dave Gedeon, Head of Research and Product Development, Nasdaq Global Information Services.
China’s State Council approved the long-awaited Shenzhen-Hong Kong Stock Exchange Link on August 16, 2016. The Shenzhen Composite Index gained 3.2% from August 12 to August 16.