Ten common misconceptions about smart beta investing

Could spell risks for investors

Anna Fedorova
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Ten common misconceptions about smart beta investing

The EDHEC Risk Institute has released a piece of research on the most common misconceptions in smart beta investing, including performance drivers, investability hurdles and strategy design choices, which could pose risks for investors.

The paper, co-authored by Noël Amenc, Frédéric Ducoulombier, Felix Goltz and Jakub Ulahel, was published with the objective to "shed light on the underlying issues" in smart beta strategies, which have...

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