Research Affiliates delivers insights through three broad categories of investment strategy.


Delivering on the promise of smart beta™. Seeking long-term out-performance within a low-cost index chassis.

RAFI Fundamental Index™
RAFI Low Volatility™
RAFI Equity Income
RAFI Bonds
RAFI Commodities


Active equity strategies are built on a foundation of smart beta. They aim to deliver superior risk-adjusted returns.

RAE Fundamental

RAE Low Volatility
RAE Fundamental Advantage
RAE Long Short
RAE Income

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Offers disciplined contrarian investing within a dynamic global asset allocation approach. Managed to provide long-term real return, diversification, and inflation protection.

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Access our strategies through leading asset managers around the world.