Introduction to Smart Beta

2.5 CPD

R244.35

This module provides an overview of smart beta. It covers the evolution of indexing, passive investing, the emergence of smart beta and some controversies surrounding smart beta. The module further discusses the performance of smart beta funds and the disruptive potential of smart beta in the asset management industry.

Description

Focus Area:

  • Gain an understanding of indexing, the different types of indexing and the evolution of indexing
  • Describe smart beta, the different categorisation of smart beta funds and discuss some controversies and misconceptions surrounding smart beta.

Who should register?

Financial planners, Financial advisors, Para-planners, Business owners

CPD information

2.5 CPD Hours