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The Resource Beyond smart beta : index investment strategies for active portfolio management, Gokhan Kula, Martin Raab, Sebastian Stahn, (electronic book)

Beyond smart beta : index investment strategies for active portfolio management, Gokhan Kula, Martin Raab, Sebastian Stahn, (electronic book)

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Beyond smart beta : index investment strategies for active portfolio management
Title
Beyond smart beta
Title remainder
index investment strategies for active portfolio management
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Gokhan Kula, Martin Raab, Sebastian Stahn
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Language
eng
Summary
Delve into ETFs for smarter investing and a weatherproof portfolio Beyond Smart Beta is the investor's complete guide to index investing, with deep analysis, expert clarification and smart strategies for active portfolio management.
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1976-
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Kula, Gokhan
Dewey number
332.6
Index
index present
LC call number
HG4529.5
LC item number
.K85 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1986-
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  • Raab, Martin
  • Stahn, Sebastian
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Wiley finance
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  • Portfolio management
  • Stock index futures
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Delve into ETFs for smarter investing and a weatherproof portfolio Beyond Smart Beta is the investor's complete guide to index investing, with deep analysis, expert clarification and smart strategies for active portfolio management. From the general to the obscure, this book digs into every aspect of Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) including ETCs and ETNs to break down the jargon and provide accessible guidance on utilising the indices as part of a more productive investment strategy. Succinct explanations of terms and concepts help you better grasp ETP anatomy, mechanics and practices, while examples, charts and graphs provide quick visual reference for total understanding. The expert author team examines the risks and benefits associated with various indexing approaches, sharing critical review of next-generation methods to help you make well-informed investment decisions. ETFs provide a solid foundation within mature and well-researched markets, allowing investors to focus on areas where active management has the potential to reap higher returns. This book shows you how to take full advantage of the growth of this market to strengthen your portfolio for the long term. Assess the current landscape and the anatomy of ETFs/ETPs Understand ETP handling, costs, trading, and investment Evaluate the pros and cons of next-generation indexing approaches Avoid risk while incorporating indices into an active portfolio management strategy Index concepts have evolved from basic, passive investments through Smart Beta, and are evolving into a third generation of products that will quickly become an important element of investor portfolios. Key benefits have propelled ETFs to surpass hedge funds in global capital, and the growth shows no sign of slowing. Beyond Smart Beta provides a primer for investors seeking to understand - and take advantage of - these lucrative new products
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specialized
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Beyond smart beta : index investment strategies for active portfolio management, Gokhan Kula, Martin Raab, Sebastian Stahn, (electronic book)
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Publication
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Includes bibliographical references and index
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online resource
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rdacarrier
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text
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rdacontent
Contents
<p>Preface vii</p> <p>Acknowledgments ix</p> <p>About the Authors xi</p> <p><b>CHAPTER 1 The Beauty of Simplicity &ndash; The Rise of Passive Investments 1</b></p> <p>Outperformance &ndash; A Tough Challenge 1</p> <p>Institutional Investors: A Small Change in Allocations, A Big Step for Passive Investments 2</p> <p>Not All &ldquo;Big Guys&rdquo; Love ETFs 3</p> <p><b>CHAPTER 2 The History of Indexing and Exchange-Traded Products 6</b></p> <p>Frequent Pricing Thanks to Copper and Feather 6</p> <p>Journalist Trio Pictures the Market 7</p> <p>Indexation Across the Globe 7</p> <p>Customized Indexing aka Smart Beta 8</p> <p>Exchange-Traded Funds &ndash; A Unique All-rounder 15</p> <p>Exchange-Traded Commodities &ndash; Heavy Metal Even for Lightweight Investors 46</p> <p>Exchange-Traded Notes &ndash; The Underdog 53</p> <p><b>CHAPTER 3 Index Evolution 57</b></p> <p>Benchmark Indices 58</p> <p>Smart Beta Indices (Second Generation of Indexing) 85</p> <p>Next Generation Indices (Third Generation of Indexing) 104</p> <p><b>CHAPTER 4 The Good, Bad and Ugly &ndash; A Critical Review of Today&rsquo;s Indexing Approaches 127</b></p> <p>Synthetic vs. Physical Replication 128</p> <p>Second Generation Indexing Critique &ndash; The Bad Ones 129</p> <p>Commodity/Energy/Oil ETP Products 133</p> <p>Volatility ETPs 135</p> <p><b>CHAPTER 5 Advantages Unlimited &ndash; Portfolio Application Strategies for Superior Index Investing 139</b></p> <p>Never Underestimate the Importance of Investment Costs 139</p> <p>Smart Beta Deconstruction 144</p> <p>Conclusion 152</p> <p>Mind the Behavioral Gap &ndash; Earning More by Avoiding Investing Errors 152</p> <p>The Next Generation of Asset Allocation &ndash; Risk Factor Allocation Approach in Portfolio Construction 155</p> <p>The Ultimate Question: Passive or Active? 163</p> <p><b>CHAPTER 6 Unchaining Innovation &ndash; The Future of Active Investing in Passive Products 166</b></p> <p>Alternative Investing 166</p> <p>Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG)-Based Investments 180</p> <p>Conclusion 190</p> <p>Customized Indexing 192</p> <p>Glossary 200</p> <p>References 210</p> <p>Index 215</p>
Control code
AH31818627
Extent
256 pages
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
After 5 minutes Preview, click on &#x32;Request Access&#x33;, fill in a form with your details. If triggered, the book will be loaned and tied to the one user for 1 week, during which time users can read or download as they choose. 4th user request triggers auto-purchase
Isbn
9781119315247
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Beyond smart beta : index investment strategies for active portfolio management, Gokhan Kula, Martin Raab, Sebastian Stahn, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
<p>Preface vii</p> <p>Acknowledgments ix</p> <p>About the Authors xi</p> <p><b>CHAPTER 1 The Beauty of Simplicity &ndash; The Rise of Passive Investments 1</b></p> <p>Outperformance &ndash; A Tough Challenge 1</p> <p>Institutional Investors: A Small Change in Allocations, A Big Step for Passive Investments 2</p> <p>Not All &ldquo;Big Guys&rdquo; Love ETFs 3</p> <p><b>CHAPTER 2 The History of Indexing and Exchange-Traded Products 6</b></p> <p>Frequent Pricing Thanks to Copper and Feather 6</p> <p>Journalist Trio Pictures the Market 7</p> <p>Indexation Across the Globe 7</p> <p>Customized Indexing aka Smart Beta 8</p> <p>Exchange-Traded Funds &ndash; A Unique All-rounder 15</p> <p>Exchange-Traded Commodities &ndash; Heavy Metal Even for Lightweight Investors 46</p> <p>Exchange-Traded Notes &ndash; The Underdog 53</p> <p><b>CHAPTER 3 Index Evolution 57</b></p> <p>Benchmark Indices 58</p> <p>Smart Beta Indices (Second Generation of Indexing) 85</p> <p>Next Generation Indices (Third Generation of Indexing) 104</p> <p><b>CHAPTER 4 The Good, Bad and Ugly &ndash; A Critical Review of Today&rsquo;s Indexing Approaches 127</b></p> <p>Synthetic vs. Physical Replication 128</p> <p>Second Generation Indexing Critique &ndash; The Bad Ones 129</p> <p>Commodity/Energy/Oil ETP Products 133</p> <p>Volatility ETPs 135</p> <p><b>CHAPTER 5 Advantages Unlimited &ndash; Portfolio Application Strategies for Superior Index Investing 139</b></p> <p>Never Underestimate the Importance of Investment Costs 139</p> <p>Smart Beta Deconstruction 144</p> <p>Conclusion 152</p> <p>Mind the Behavioral Gap &ndash; Earning More by Avoiding Investing Errors 152</p> <p>The Next Generation of Asset Allocation &ndash; Risk Factor Allocation Approach in Portfolio Construction 155</p> <p>The Ultimate Question: Passive or Active? 163</p> <p><b>CHAPTER 6 Unchaining Innovation &ndash; The Future of Active Investing in Passive Products 166</b></p> <p>Alternative Investing 166</p> <p>Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG)-Based Investments 180</p> <p>Conclusion 190</p> <p>Customized Indexing 192</p> <p>Glossary 200</p> <p>References 210</p> <p>Index 215</p>
Control code
AH31818627
Extent
256 pages
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
After 5 minutes Preview, click on &#x32;Request Access&#x33;, fill in a form with your details. If triggered, the book will be loaned and tied to the one user for 1 week, during which time users can read or download as they choose. 4th user request triggers auto-purchase
Isbn
9781119315247
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Specific material designation
remote

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