Our confidence in the capital markets frees us to think differently about investing and push the frontiers of innovation. Over the years, we have translated financial research into real-world investment solutions so investors may seek to capture what the market offers in all its dimensions.

Media Contacts


Taylor Smith


Phone: +1 (512) 306-5043


Andrew Webb


Phone: +44 (0) 20 3033 3358


Jim Parker


Phone: +61 (2) 8336 7168

Years since founding

In firmwide assets under
management, CAD (in billions)

Employees in 14
global offices


April 28, 2022
Resident Scientist Robert Merton Receives PSCA Lifetime Achievement Award

Nobel laureate and Dimensional Resident Scientist Robert C. Merton has been recognized for his contributions to financial innovation and his dedication to improving retirement outcomes.

Read more
March 18, 2022
Reuters: ‘Contrarian’ quant giant Dimensional focuses on US curve short end, corporate debt

Dimensional has increased exposure to the short end of the US Treasury curve and to corporate debt, seeing opportunities in parts of the debt market that have broadly sold off this year.

Read more
March 17, 2022
The New York Times: Talking War and Market Volatility With a Giant of Economics

Eugene F. Fama, Nobel laureate and a Dimensional Director, talks with the New York Times about the crisis in Ukraine and the behavior of markets during times of uncertainty.

Read more
March 10, 2022
Barron’s: Global Head of Research Savina Rizova among ‘100 Most Influential Women in US Finance’

Savina Rizova, Global Head of Research at Dimensional, has been named one of Barron’s 100 Most Influential Women in US Finance.

Read more
October 28, 2021
Dimensional Appoints New Head of Responsible Investment

Dimensional has appointed Jim Whittington as Head of Responsible Investment. He replaces Joe Chi, who will retire at the end of the year. Additionally, the firm named Lacey Huebel as Head of Responsible Investment, North America.

Read more
August 24, 2021
Dave Plecha Interviewed on Rational Reminder Podcast

Dave Plecha, Dimensional’s Global Head of Fixed Income, discusses the fundamentals of bond investing, including the role of bonds in a portfolio, inflation and negative interest rates, return premiums in fixed income, bond market characteristics, and how Dimensional uses market information to pursue higher expected returns.

Read more
July 19, 2021
Dimensional Strengthens EMEA Investment Leadership Team

Dimensional Fund Advisors, a global leader in systematic factor investing, is bolstering leadership in its affiliate’s London-based EMEA Investment team, effective August 1, 2021.

Read more
June 23, 2021
Dimensional Fund Advisors Canada ULC Announces Reduced Management Fees and Risk Rating Changes for Certain Funds

Dimensional Canada ULC is pleased to announce a reduction in management fees and risk rating changes for certain mutual funds.

Read more
June 18, 2021
David Booth Interviewed on Bloomberg’s “Wall Street Week”

Bloomberg’s “Wall Street Week” recently spoke with Dimensional Founder and Executive Chairman David Booth about stock market volatility, investing vs. gambling, inflation’s uncertain impact, the small cap and value premiums, and more. 

Read more
June 18, 2021
Wes Crill in the Financial Times: Small Cap Value Rebound ‘Good News’ for Investors

Wes Crill, Head of Investment Strategists and Vice President, spoke to the Financial Times about the “close to unprecedented” rebound of small cap value stocks in recent months.

Read more
April 12, 2021
Dimensional Celebrates 40 Years of Innovation

Global investment leader draws on its past while looking to the future.

Read more
March 22, 2021
Dimensional Receives Climate Neutral Operations Certification

Dimensional is one of the first investment managers to be certified as Climate Neutral by South Pole for its worldwide operations and support of climate action projects.

Read more
February 11, 2021
David Booth Interviewed on Rational Reminder Podcast

David Booth was interviewed on the Rational Reminder podcast about his storied career, the history and philosophy of Dimensional, and how he built a business that puts clients first.

Read more
November 06, 2020
Institutional Investor Highlights Dimensional Research on Performance Fees

Institutional Investor featured a paper from Dimensional researchers Wei Dai and Savina Rizova and Dimensional’s Resident Scientist Robert Merton that makes the case against performance fees for factor-based strategies.

Read more
October 21, 2020
Dimensional Hires ETF Industry Veteran Nicole Hunter as Head of Capital Markets

Dimensional Fund Advisors has hired ETF industry veteran Nicole Hunter as Head of Capital Markets, effective October 26.

Read more
September 28, 2020
New Research Challenges the Impact of Intangibles

Dimensional research suggests no tangible performance benefits from adjusting for intangibles.

Read more
September 09, 2020
Dimensional Welcomes Bernie Grzelak as CFO

Dimensional Fund Advisors announced that, on September 14, Bernie Grzelak will join Dimensional as Chief Financial Officer.

Read more
August 22, 2020
David Booth’s Outlook on Value Investing Featured by MarketWatch

MarketWatch shared an article from Dimensional Founder and Executive Chairman David Booth advising investors to stick with a long-term plan that incorporates value stocks.

Read more
August 07, 2020
Dimensional Appoints New Global Chief Compliance Officer

Dimensional has named Selwyn Notelovitz its Global Chief Compliance Officer and Randy Olson the Chief Compliance Officer of Dimensional’s US funds.

Read more

“Dimensional” refers to the Dimensional separate but affiliated entities generally, rather than to one particular entity. These entities are Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Dimensional Fund Advisors Ltd., Dimensional Ireland Limited, DFA Australia Limited, Dimensional Fund Advisors Canada ULC, Dimensional Fund Advisors Pte. Ltd, Dimensional Japan Ltd., and Dimensional Hong Kong Limited. Dimensional Hong Kong Limited is licensed by the Securities and Futures Commission to conduct Type 1 (dealing in securities) regulated activities only and does not provide asset management services. Dimensional Directors refers to a member of the Board of Directors of the general partner of Dimensional Fund Advisors LP.

Investing involves risks such as fluctuating value and possible loss of principal investment.