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The scientific pursuit of
a better way to invest

Dimensional is driven by an evidence-based approach, Nobel Prizewinning insights, and decades of expertise applying financial science to real-world portfolios.


Years since founding


In firmwide assets under management, USD (in billions)


Employees in 15 global offices


Nobel laureates associated with the firm (29 PhDs on staff)


Investment philosophy

As of June 30, 2024.

You don’t have to outguess the market to beat it. Dimensional uses information in market prices to target outperformance and manage risk.
Stock Pickers
Try to outguess the market
Track the market
Trust the market
Find pricing “mistakes”
Match the returns of an index
Use market data and a systematic approach to target higher expected returns

A successful investment experience is about more than just returns. It’s being able to look beyond daily headlines and trust in your plan.

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Performance data shown represents past performance and is no guarantee of future results.

There is no guarantee strategies will be successful.

Risks include loss of principal and fluctuating value. Investment value will fluctuate, and shares, when redeemed, may be worth more or less than original cost.

Small and micro cap securities are subject to greater volatility than those in other asset categories.

Value investing is subject to risk that may cause underperformance compared to other equity investment strategies.

Fixed income securities are subject to increased loss of principal during periods of rising interest rates. Fixed income investments are subject to various other risks, including changes in credit quality, liquidity, prepayments, call risk, and other factors.