Smart beta REIT indices likely to receive more attention as REITs outperform and as smart beta indices continue to surge in popularity.
There is a shift in focus from individual products towards the effective construction and management of entire portfolios of quant strategies.
The ‘knowledge effect’ refers to the tendency of highly innovative companies to outperform over the long run – now banks launch indices based on those
Quantilia Index Spotlight: A summary of the performance of the Powershares KBW Premium Yield Equiry REIT portfolio on quantilia.com
Big data is being applied to everything from marketing to healthcare, sports and investing and the pool of data is rapidly growing.
The rise of index funds has caused an ongoing debate about the merits of both passive and active investing. Now, a trend of using both has arised.
Fintech companies are shaking up industries around the globe, placing pressure on traditional industry heavyweights to adapt or collaborate.
Sustainability indices track the stocks of companies that are economically, socially and environmentally sustainable. Quantilia hosts such indices.
Shariah-compliant indices has only recently started to become popular and they present an intersting investment option for also non-Muslims.
The financial sector is constantly changing and becoming more complex so that the deman for quantitative analysts is rising. Find the best schools here.
An overview of people involved with custom indices: Brokerage, Strategy research, Calculation agent, Asset manager, and more…
Institutional investors in Scandinavia have been early-adopters within the alternative risk premia market, especially banks and pension funds.