Tag: Alpha Architect

Perth Tolle Spotlights Index Behind Freedom 100 Emerging Markets ETF

Perth Tolle, Founder of Life + Liberty Indexes, discusses the backstory and index construction behind the brand new Alpha Architect Freedom 100 Emerging Markets ETF (FRDM).

Perth Tolle on Life, Liberty, & the Pursuit of a New ETF

Perth Tolle, Founder of Life + Liberty Indexes, discusses the backstory and index construction behind the brand new Alpha Architect Freedom 100 Emerging Markets ETF (FRDM).  State Street’s Matt Bartolini goes in-depth on multifactor ETFs.  ETF.com’s Dave Nadig talks oil and oil-related ETFs.

Alpha Architect’s Wes Gray on Closet Indexing, Factor Investing

Wes Gray, CEO at Alpha Architect, explains the issue of closet indexing and offers perspective on how investors should approach factor-focused ETFs.

Alpha Architect’s Wes Gray on Closet Indexing, Factor Investing

Alpha Architect’s Wes Gray explains the issue of closet indexing and offers perspective on how investors should approach factor-focused ETFs.  ETF.com’s Dave Nadig discusses ETF flows, the best and worst performing ETFs, and recent ETF launches.  Trim Tabs’ Janet Johnston spotlights their All Cap U.S. Free-Cash-Flow ETF (TTAC).

Alpha Architect’s Ryan Kirlin: “Smart Beta” is Dead

Ryan Kirlin, Head of Capital Markets at Alpha Architect, makes his case for why “smart beta” is dead.

Behind-the-Scenes Look at Seeding New ETFs

Mark Esposito, CEO of Esposito Securities, explains the process behind seeding new ETFs and keys to a successful ETF launch. ETF.com’s Drew Voros spotlights Vanguard’s new ESG ETFs and offers perspective on the future of ESG investing. Ryan Kirlin, Head of Capital Markets at Alpha Architect, makes his case for why “smart beta” is dead.

Alpha Architect’s Jack Vogel Explains Closet Indexing, Highlights New ETF

Jack Vogel, CFO & Co-Chief Investment Officer at Alpha Architect, discusses the problem of closet indexing and spotlights the recently launched Alpha Architect Value Momentum Trend ETF (VMOT).

ETFs are WMDs? For Active Mutual Funds, Yes.

As investors continue pouring billions of dollars into ETFs, some are making ETFs a scapegoat for anything that has gone or may go wrong with the financial markets – including one active mutual fund manager who called ETFs “weapons of mass destruction”.  Nate and Conor address these ETF naysayers and remind investors to consider the messengers.  Jack Vogel, […]

Wes Gray’s “Quantitative Momentum”

Wes Gray, CEO at Alpha Architect, discusses his new book “Quantitative Momentum” and explains key factors when implementing a momentum-based investing approach.

Wes Gray’s “Quantitative Momentum”

Wes Gray, CEO at Alpha Architect, discusses his new book “Quantitative Momentum” and explains key factors when implementing a momentum-based investing approach.  Nate & Jason spotlight the MomentumShares U.S. Quantitative Momentum ETF (QMOM) and offer closing thoughts on 2016 financial markets.