This index series employs a consistent, factor-based weighting methodology to deliver institutional quality exposure to commonly identified factors: Low Volatility, Momentum, Quality, and Value. Designed to be modular and investable, these indexes offer investors the ability to combine factor exposures.
Smart Beta Guidebook
An Overview to Russell Smart Beta Indexes
Smart Beta Survey (PDF)
Smart Beta: A deeper look at asset owner perceptions.
Small Cap Perspectives (PDF)
Quarterly Market analysis and commentary for the Russell 2000® Index.
Style vs. Factors (PDF)
This paper discusses how a combination of traditional styles and new factor strategies may provide the best solution for institutional investment needs.