Understanding the Hidden Truths and Landmines of Smart Beta

Presented by

Stephen Kwa, Senior Client Portfolio Manager

About this talk

A proliferation of new ETFs based on so called ‘Smart Beta’ strategies now presents advisers with a bewildering choice. What is Smart Beta and why has it become the hot topic it is today? In this session you will learn about what Smart Beta is, what drives the apparent outperformance of these strategies and important issues and due diligence needed before considering including these strategies in your clients’ portfolios. As always it’s a case of buyer beware

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