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Quarterly Index Analysis and Commentary: Q2 2019

By |2019-07-30T11:26:31-04:00July 31st, 2019|Index Performance, Business Updates|

What follows is a basic discussion on our long-only Focused Value and Momentum Factor Indexes. Additional information on these Indexes, as well as our alternative and tactical indexes, are available on our Index site.[ref]Free to [...]

Quarterly Index Analysis and Commentary: Q1 2019

By |2019-04-24T08:49:57-04:00April 24th, 2019|Index Performance, Business Updates|

What follows is a basic discussion on our long-only Focused Value and Momentum Factor Indexes. Additional information on these Indexes, as well as our alternative and tactical indexes, are available on our Index site.[ref]free to [...]

Live in Portland, Calgary, Kansas City, or Chicago? Holla!

By |2019-02-19T12:29:53-04:00February 19th, 2019|Research Insights, Business Updates|

Readers: We'll be visiting the following locations in the near future: 2/26 to 3/1: Portland/Calgary area Wes/Ryan/BrandonWes is speaking at a small conference:Sign up here: https://www.talluscapital.com/events3/4 to 3/6: Kansas City and ChicagoJack/Ryan As a reminder, you [...]

Quarterly Analysis and Commentary: Q4 2018

By |2019-04-25T07:56:51-04:00January 16th, 2019|Index Performance, Business Updates|

We've posted our quarterly attribution materials on our performance site.[ref] Click on the links under attribution and/or webinar [/ref] We enjoyed putting the materials together and think they will be informative for those who follow [...]

March for the Fallen 2018: Detailed Logistics Outline and What to Expect

By |2018-09-27T13:55:44-04:00August 24th, 2018|Research Insights, Training Section, MFTF Training Series|

We are 5 weeks away and the March for the Fallen living memorial is about to begin. Here are the links to prior updates if you'd like to review: Minimalist Training Program Training Rules Workout Plans Footwear and [...]

March for the Fallen 8-Week Training Program for Busy Professionals

By |2018-07-27T11:14:58-04:00July 27th, 2018|Research Insights, Training Section, MFTF Training Series|

The March for the Fallen event is quickly approaching (sign up if you haven't and Please notify us if you are attending.). I've locked in space for up to 225 (4 male barracks and 1 female [...]

Momentum Investing Talk: Seattle, WA May 19, 2018…Say Hello!

By |2018-05-10T10:18:43-04:00May 10th, 2018|Business Updates|

Background: I'll be chatting about the momentum anomaly out in Seattle, WA on May 19th. We'll cover some hard-hitting questions related to momentum investing: What is momentum? (background here) Do transaction costs destroy the strategy? (background here) Is [...]

Welcome Aboard our Newest Teammate: Emeka Oguh!

By |2018-04-27T08:23:21-04:00May 2nd, 2018|Business Updates|

We wanted to formally introduce our newest independent Trustee to the Alpha Architect team, Emeka Oguh (pronounced Uh-meh-kah)! Emeka (Chukwuemeka) is a native of Union, New Jersey. After studying electrical engineering at Rutgers, he moved to [...]

The Weirdest Anti-Finance-Conference Ever: March for the Fallen 2018

By |2018-04-29T17:12:29-04:00April 29th, 2018|MFTF Training Series, Business Updates|

May 1 marks the day when we begin our training for the 28-mile march (with 35lb+ attached) to honor the fallen. Alpha Architect will be participating in the event for the 3rd year in a row. March [...]

Pat Cleary, our CCO, will be at the TradersEXPO in NYC on February 25th

By |2018-02-14T08:32:11-04:00February 14th, 2018|Business Updates|

Pat Cleary, our CCO/COO and former Marine Captain, will be giving a keynote on his experience in the military and the applications in running an asset management business. You read our piece on the subject, [...]

Alpha Architect in Scottsdale AZ Talking ESOP Strategy — Give us a Shout!

By |2018-02-06T08:16:02-04:00February 6th, 2018|Business Updates|

Doug Pugliese, the Alpha Architect resident expert on all things ESOP, will be presenting, "Investing the 1042 Rollover," at the NCEO conference Wed and Thurs. I know...I know...esoteric tax-structuring and corporate organization/optimization discussions. Probably too exciting [...]

Warm Weather…Here We Come! Let us Know if You’re In Florida Next Week!

By |2018-01-18T11:07:29-04:00January 19th, 2018|Business Updates|

We'll have a small contingent from the Alpha Architect team down at the 2018 InsideETFs conference -- myself, Jack Vogel, and Ryan Kirlin. Make sure you say, "Hello," if you run into us down at the [...]

Brandon Koepke: From Disney to Amazon to Wes’ Garage. Ouch.

By |2018-12-17T13:59:16-04:00December 1st, 2017|Business Updates|

We wanted to formally welcome the newest addition to the Alpha Architect team, Brandon Koepke ("kep-key"), who joins us as our Chief Technology Officer (CTO). Note: not his actual picture. Author took liberties to enhance [...]

Welcoming Ryan Kirlin, an ETF Expert, to the Alpha Architect Team

By |2017-11-09T10:33:16-04:00November 9th, 2017|Business Updates|

We wanted to formally welcome the newest addition to the Alpha Architect team, Ryan Kirlin, who joins us as Head of Capital Markets.   Ryan is a native of South Jersey and went to high school [...]

What Will We Talk About at the Evidence-Based Investing Conference This Year?

By |2017-11-01T09:07:05-04:00November 1st, 2017|Business Updates|

Jack and I will be attending the Evidence-Based Investing Conference tomorrow in NYC. We're excited to participate and be part of the crowd. Be sure to give us a holler -- love to discuss whatever [...]

Hiking Mountains, Gladly, To Honor The Fallen

By |2018-11-12T07:32:23-04:00October 3rd, 2017|MFTF Training Series, Business Updates|

Landon Thomas Jr. recently wrote an article in the New York Times regarding our participation in the recent March for the Fallen Event. Landon's article was well-written and provided a compelling narrative. However, much of the [...]