Internal capability, a limited range of products and a lack of belief in the theory are factor investing's three biggest barriers to entry cited by wholesale investors, according to Invesco's annual smart-beta survey.
The survey, entitled Invesco Global Factor Investing Study 2018, found internal capability scored 6.7 out of 10 - where 10 is the most significant barrier - while a lack of products and a lack of belief...
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