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Gregg will define Smart Beta while discussing how the First Trust’s AlphaDEX® UCITS ETF methodology seeks to capture Value, Momentum and Size market factors. Gregg has extensive academic knowledge of market anomalies and behavioural economics, and he will explore how and why these factors should persist.
It’s no longer business as usual in the multibillion-dollar tech M&A market. New buyers are displacing many of the long-time leaders, while other companies from far outside the tech industry are suddenly looking for ways to buy into new trends. To help you navigate this changing M&A landscape, join Brenon Daly, 451 Research’s Director of Financials, for a look ahead to activity in 2018. Drawing on data and insight from across 451 Research, our annual Tech M&A Outlook webinar will highlight specific trends in key enterprise IT markets – including information security, software, mobility and IoT -- that will shape dealflow and valuations in the coming year.
Many asset managers follow a high quality growth style, but what sets the Vontobel Quality Growth Boutique apart? We have spent decades building our team and distinct investment approach. Director of Research Igor Krutov discusses the philosophy and mechanics behind our process.
How to efficiently capture and maintain exposure to factors is a common question heard by index providers and ETF issuers alike. Of equal importance is how the index methodology works to maintain exposure to chosen factors over time.
Join Yvette Murphy, Senior Product Manager, FTSE Russell
Arne Noack, Director, ETF Development for the U.S. , Deutsche Asset Management and Luke Oliver, Managing Director, Head of U.S. ETF Capital Markets, Deutsche Asset Management for the latest quarterly update on:
- Efficiently capturing multi-factor exposure
- The changing factor exposures within indexes over time
- The impact of latest rebalancing on embedded factor exposures
- Top security and sector weight changes in FTSE Comprehensive Factor Indexes
The idea of "wherever, whenever" banking has forever changed how consumers expect to bank and borrow, and today's emerging technologies like conversational agents are only adding fuel to that fire.
As the ante continues to be raised by those inside and outside of the sector (read Amazon, Uber, and Apple just to name a few), financial institutions are working harder than ever to quickly deliver compelling, simplified, and differentiated digital experiences that translate into customer loyalty.
On this webinar, Jared Johnson sits down with Discover's Director of Digital Experiences, Steve Furman, to discuss:
- Why retail banks and lenders must re-imagine customer experiences across the entire customer journey
- The importance of introducing new digital products and services to stay competitive in today’s changing world
- How retail banks should look to tackle digital transformation from the inside-out
- And much more!
In 2018, will the U.S. market continue to power up on expanding margins? What would that mean for the rest of the world’s economies? Will it signal a shift among investors toward active strategies that are better able to invest down the market-cap scale? If so, then the new year may be one in which the style of portfolio flows into Asia's economies starts to change. It may also be that Asia is once again seen as a separate region from the emerging markets.
We invite you to join Matthews Asia’s Chief Investment Officer Robert Horrocks, PhD, in a discussion about the most likely global investment scenarios for 2018.
Vontobel works with many institutional and intermediary clients around the world and has dedicated sales and service teams located in the US, Europe and Asia-Pacific that are familiar with local practices and regulations.
We provide a boutique investment experience for institutional and intermediary clients around the world. With an unwavering focus on bottom-up, fundamental research, our goal is to compound our clients’ capital over time without undue risk.
FTSE Russell recently launched the FTSE Global RIC Capped Index Series, consisting of 16 single countries and 2 regions based off the FTSE Global Equity Index Series. Single country indexes allow investors to target diversification through increased country-specific exposure in addition to pursuing specific investment mandates. Join FTSE Russell and Franklin Templeton for a discussion on international country-level equity exposure.
Alec Young, managing director of global market research, FTSE Russell
Catherine Yoshimoto, senior index product manager, FTSE Russell
Judy Huang, SVP of regional product strategy, Franklin Templeton
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