Strategy Note /
Global

The Case Against Factor Investing

    FactorResearch
    27 January 2021
    Published byFactorResearch
    1. Factor investing is likely the best option for investors seeking to outperform the market
    2. However, the cyclicality of factors makes factor investing challenging when it underperforms
    3. Investors that do not understand this cyclicality are likely better served by plain, rather than smart beta