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Dimensional rolls out four fixed income factor ETFs

Nov 17th, 2021 | By
Gerard O’Reilly, co-CEO and Chief Investment Officer, Dimensional Fund Advisors

Dimensional Fund Advisors has launched four actively managed bond ETFs on NYSE Arca.


Dimensional converts two global ex-US mutual funds worth $8bn to ETFs

Sep 16th, 2021 | By
Gerard O’Reilly, co-CEO and Chief Investment Officer, Dimensional Fund Advisors

Dimensional Fund Advisors has converted a further two tax-managed mutual funds, collectively housing $8.2 billion in assets, into transparent actively managed ETFs.


Dimensional converts four mutual funds worth $29bn into ETFs

Jun 15th, 2021 | By
Dimensional launches three active factor-enhanced bond ETFs

Dimensional Fund Advisors has completed the conversion of four of its US tax-managed mutual funds, collectively housing $28.8 billion in assets, into transparent actively managed ETFs.


Guinness Atkinson converts two mutual funds to ETFs in industry first

Mar 29th, 2021 | By
Race to launch first US-listed ethereum futures ETF heats up

Guinness Atkinson Asset Management has completed the conversion of two mutual funds to actively managed ETFs on NYSE Arca.


Dimensional launches enhanced emerging markets ETF

Dec 4th, 2020 | By
Gerard O’Reilly, co-CEO and Chief Investment Officer, Dimensional Fund Advisors

Dimensional Fund Advisors has introduced an emerging markets ETF that utilizes active management in a bid to provide enhanced returns compared to a purely passive index-based approach.


Dimensional makes ETF debut, reveals plan to convert mutual funds

Nov 18th, 2020 | By
Dimensional launches three active factor-enhanced bond ETFs

Dimensional Fund Advisors has marched confidently into the ETF arena by launching two multi-factor strategies on NYSE Arca and filing plans to convert six existing mutual funds into ETFs early next year.


John Hancock adds US media & comms ETF to multifactor sector suite

Mar 15th, 2019 | By
John Hancock launches global ex-US dividend ETF

John Hancock Investments has completed its suite of multifactor US sector ETFs with the launch of the John Hancock Multifactor Media and Communications ETF (JHCS US) on NYSE Arca. The fund is linked to the John Hancock Dimensional Media and Communications Index, designed by smart beta specialist Dimensional Fund Advisors.


John Hancock cuts fees on multifactor sector ETFs

Feb 7th, 2019 | By
Andrew G. Arnott, President and CEO of John Hancock Investments

John Hancock Investments has reduced the expense ratios for its nine multifactor US sector ETFs sub-advised by smart beta specialist Dimensional Fund Advisors. “Providing shareholder value is intrinsic to John Hancock Investment’s multimanager model,” said Andrew Arnott, President and Chief Executive Officer, John Hancock Investments. “We are keenly aware of the landscape and how competitive fees, in addition to performance, can impact a portfolio.”


Manulife adds emerging markets ETF to multifactor suite

Dec 11th, 2018 | By
Bernard Letendre, Head of Wealth and Asset Management for Manulife.

Manulife has launched the Manulife Multifactor Emerging Markets Index ETF (MEME.B CN) on Toronto Stock Exchange. The fund, brought to market in partnership with smart beta specialist Dimensional Fund Advisors, targets returns attributable to size, value, and quality factor risk premia through a portfolio of emerging market equities. “This latest addition to our ETF platform is a reflection of our commitment to offering our clients competitive products that will help make their decisions easier and lives better every day,” said Bernard Letendre, Head of Wealth and Asset Management, Manulife Canada.


John Hancock expands Dimensional multi-factor offering with EM ETF

Oct 2nd, 2018 | By
Andrew G. Arnott, President and CEO of John Hancock Investments

John Hancock Investments has launched the John Hancock Multifactor Emerging Markets ETF (JHEM US) on NYSE Arca, providing exposure to emerging market equities that are weighted using a multi-factor process. “We’re pleased to bring Dimensional’s time-tested multifactor approach to our investors once again with this ETF,” said Andrew G. Arnott, President and CEO of John Hancock Investments.