Smart beta defines a set of investment strategies that emphasize the use of alternative index construction rules to traditional market capitalization based indices. Smart beta emphasizes capturing investment factors or market inefficiencies in a rules-based and transparent way.
Active Share is a measure of the percentage of stock holdings in a manager’s portfolio that differ from the benchmark index.
B2B, or Business-to-business, refers to instances where one business makes a commercial transaction with another, rather than the final customer.
The BrandTransact 50® Index seeks to identify companies worthy of investment that share high growth potential and positive brand resonance. The Index uses a rules-based methodology to identify strong brands that maintain brand equity value not recognized in share price. The Index represents those top 50 companies, equally-weighted, determined per the scoring process. It is not possible to invest directly in an index.
The Price-Earnings ratio (P/E ratio) is the ratio for valuing a company that measures its current share price relative to its per-share earnings.
The American Customer Satisfaction Index is an index that provides information on how satisfied U.S. consumers are with the quality of products and services available to them. The American Customer Satisfaction Index produces four levels of indexes or scores – a national customer satisfaction score, economic sector scores, industry scores, and scores for companies and federal government agencies. It is not possible to invest directly in an index.
E*TRADE and Interactive Brokers have contracted with ACSI Funds to waive trading commission for ACSI ETFs. Accounts may still be charged account fees or minimums. Investors should refer to their account agreement to determine if additional fees apply.
The Brand Value ETF is managed by ACSI Funds through its Exponential ETFs platform. Click here for a prospectus. The Brand Value ETF distributed by Quasar Distributors, LLC.
Diversification does not assure a profit, nor does it protect against a loss in a declining market.
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References to other mutual funds should not to be considered an offer to buy or sell these securities.