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The FTSE Russell 2016 Smart Beta Survey – ‘who’s ‘buying’ smart beta’

The 2016 FTSE Russell global smart beta survey is available now. With have the responses of over 250 asset owners across the globe giving their opinions on this new but maturing area of investment. This short film features some of the key findings from the survey - from what strategies are being used, what’s being evaluated and how the newest approaches, like factor and multi-factor indexation have faired. They disclose their investment objectives and the outcomes they’re looking to achieve. Who’s ‘buying’ Smart Beta!
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