Research Affiliates, LLC, is a global leader in smart beta and asset allocation. Dedicated to creating value for investors, we seek to have a profound impact on the global investment community through our insights and products.
The firm is built on a strong research base, led by Rob Arnott, Jason Hsu, and Chris Brightman. We deliver solutions in partnership with some of the world's leading financial institutions, who offer mutual funds, ETFs, separately managed accounts, and/or commingled accounts.
Research Affiliates was founded in 2002 and is based in Newport Beach, California.
As of December 31, 2014, about $170 billion in assets are managed worldwide using investment strategies developed by Research Affiliates.
Research Affiliates is committed to being the preeminent source of insights and products that transform the global investment community for the benefit of investors.