What Are Smart Beta ETFs?
Smart beta ETFs are one of the fastest growing investment options available to investors. While the concept may seem complicated, watch this video for a simple explanation of what smart beta ETFs are, how they work and what they seek to achieve.
Smart beta refers to a methodology of index construction that seeks to achieve better risk-adjusted returns compared to traditional market capitalization weighted benchmark indexes. There is no guarantee that any strategy will achieve its objective. Franklin LibertyQ ETFs are not riskless investments, and investors can lose money. For additional risk disclosures, please see the prospectus.