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18 January 2022
Dimensional Launches Sustainability Funds Targeting Emerging Markets Equity and Global Short Fixed Income

Dimensional Fund Advisors, a global leader in systematic investing, has launched the Emerging Markets Sustainability Core Equity Fund and the Global Sustainability Short Fixed Income Fund.

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17 December 2021
Proposed Change to Governance of Dimensional's Irish UCITS Funds

The boards of Dimensional Funds plc and Dimensional Funds II plc (together, the “Funds”) have conducted a thorough review of the Funds’ operating model and determined it would be prudent and more cost effective for the Funds to convert from self-managed investment companies (“SMICs”) to manager-managed investment companies.

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28 October 2021
Dimensional Appoints New Head of Responsible Investment

Dimensional has appointed Jim Whittington as Head of Responsible Investment. He replaces Joe Chi, who will retire at the end of the year. Additionally, the firm named Lacey Huebel as Head of Responsible Investment, North America.

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16 September 2021
Dimensional UK Approved As Signatory to UK Stewardship Code 2020

On 6 September 2021, Dimensional Fund Advisors Ltd ("Dimensional UK") was listed by the Financial Reporting Council (FRC) as a signatory to the UK Stewardship Code 2020.

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19 July 2021
Dimensional Strengthens EMEA Investment Leadership Team

Dimensional Fund Advisors, a global leader in systematic factor investing, is bolstering leadership in its affiliate’s London-based EMEA Investment team, effective 1 August 2021.

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18 June 2021
David Booth Interviewed on Bloomberg’s “Wall Street Week”

Bloomberg’s “Wall Street Week” recently spoke with Dimensional Founder and Executive Chairman David Booth about stock market volatility, investing vs. gambling, inflation’s uncertain impact, the small cap and value premiums, and more. 

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18 June 2021
Wes Crill in the Financial Times: Small Cap Value Rebound ‘Good News’ for Investors

Wes Crill, Head of Investment Strategists and Vice President, spoke to the Financial Times about the “close to unprecedented” rebound of small cap value stocks in recent months.

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12 April 2021
Dimensional Celebrates 40 Years of Innovation

Global investment leader draws on its past while looking to the future.

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30 March 2021
Dave Plecha in Investment Week: Why Fixed Income is 'As Effective Now as It Has Ever Been'

Global Head of Fixed Income Dave Plecha speaks to the UK’s Investment Week about the state of credit markets and Dimensional’s approach to systematic fixed income. 

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22 March 2021
Dimensional Receives Climate Neutral Operations Certification

Dimensional is one of the first investment managers to be certified as Climate Neutral by South Pole for its worldwide operations and support of climate action projects.

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22 February 2021
Dimensional Reduces UK and Irish Equity and Fixed Income Fund Management Fees

Dimensional will reduce management fees across a broad range of UK and Irish equity and fixed income funds, representing a 12% reduction on an asset-weighted basis for the impacted funds.

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17 December 2020
Dimensional’s Preparations for Brexit

Dimensional has been preparing for the UK’s departure from the EU (“Brexit”) for the past three years. Our contingency plans have the objective to continue uninterrupted service by Dimensional of its UK and EU clients and investors post-Brexit while minimising disruption wherever possible.

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06 November 2020
Institutional Investor Highlights Dimensional Research on Performance Fees

Institutional Investor featured a paper from Dimensional researchers Wei Dai and Savina Rizova and Dimensional’s Resident Scientist Robert Merton that makes the case against performance fees for factor-based strategies.

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21 October 2020
Dimensional Hires ETF Industry Veteran Nicole Hunter as Head of Capital Markets

Dimensional Fund Advisors has hired ETF industry veteran Nicole Hunter as Head of Capital Markets, effective October 26.

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28 September 2020
New Research Challenges the Impact of Intangibles

Dimensional research suggests no tangible performance benefits from adjusting for intangibles.

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09 September 2020
Dimensional Welcomes Bernie Grzelak as CFO

Dimensional Fund Advisors announced that, on September 14, Bernie Grzelak will join Dimensional as Chief Financial Officer.

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22 August 2020
David Booth’s Outlook on Value Investing Featured by MarketWatch

MarketWatch shared an article from Dimensional Founder and Executive Chairman David Booth advising investors to stick with a long-term plan that incorporates value stocks.

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07 August 2020
Dimensional Appoints New Global Chief Compliance Officer

Dimensional has named Selwyn Notelovitz its Global Chief Compliance Officer and Randy Olson the Chief Compliance Officer of Dimensional’s US funds.

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13 July 2020
Dimensional Appoints Joel Kim as CEO of Its Asia ex Japan Business

Dimensional announced the appointment of Joel Kim as CEO of the firm’s Asia ex Japan business.

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