Financial Observer – Quant screens a tonic for thematic robos
“Quant screens a tonic for thematic robos”
By Financial Observer, 17/03/2017
Quantitative screens can increase returns from thematic robo-advice portfolios using two distinct approaches to building indices, according to a new whitepaper from wealth management software provider Quantifeed.
The firm’s ‘Designing thematic indices with a quantitative factor’ report suggested that based on empirical research of past investment performance, robo advisers could boost returns on their model portfolios by selecting securities based on both investment themes and factor indices.Return to press overview