Index Investor Corner

Swedroe: A Factor With Caveats

The low-beta anomaly exists, but it’s explained by other factors. Analysis

How Factors Can Skew ETF Exposure

Factor screens can lead to higher concentration compared to market cap.

Features and News

Single Factor Focus: Ranking The Top 'Low Volatility' ETFs

With almost a dozen to choose from, investors have plenty of options when it comes to low-volatility ETFs.

Journal Of Indexes

PowerShares Debuts SPLV Complements

Invesco PowerShares, looking to leverage the success it’s had with its PowerShares S&P 500 Low Volatility Portfolio (NYSE Arca: SPLV), rolled out another two funds in mid-February that serve up low-volatility exposure to different market-capitalization pockets of the market.