A recent news item reported that Frederick Smith intended to step down as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of FedEx Corp., the largest air freight firm in the world. As a Yale undergraduate in 1965, Smith wrote a term paper for his economics course outlining an overnight air delivery service … [Read more...] about What Drives Investment Returns? Start with Ingenuity
This guest post written by Weston Wellington who is a Vice President with Dimensional Fund Advisors (DFA) captures the surprising year of 2016, and what lessons investors can learn from this year. Every year brings its share of surprises. But how many of us could have imagined that 2016 would see … [Read more...] about A Look Back at 2016
Weston Wellington of our partner Dimensional Fund Advisors (DFA) offers useful perspectives on the financial crisis in Greece. What should you being doing as an investor? History teaches us many lessons which Weston highlights in this useful video. Click on the 3 minute video named 'Greece' … [Read more...] about What should investors do about Greece?
People generally ask us once they know that we are an approved advisor of Dimensional Fund Advisors (DFA) funds a very simple question: Why DFA? I often describe how my quest to provide the best investment options for my clients was the result of many years of studying in academics and working in … [Read more...] about Why Dimensional Fund Advisors (DFA)?
This guest post was written by Weston Wellington who is a Vice President for our partner, Dimensional Fund Advisor (DFA). He discusses the strong year the stock market had in 2013 which was quite a surprise to many professionals. Remember this article when you hear this year's stock market … [Read more...] about Surprise! No Selloff in 2013