Steven Thorley

BYU Marriott School of Business

H. Taylor Peery Professor of Finance

616 TNRB

Brigham Young University

Provo, UT 84602

United States

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Scholarly Papers (16)

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Citation 89

Investor Overconfidence and Trading Volume

AFA 2004 San Diego Meetings
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 24 Oct 2003
Meir Statman, Steven Thorley and Keith Vorkink
Santa Clara University - Department of Finance, BYU Marriott School of Business and Brigham Young University - J. Willard and Alice S. Marriott School of Management
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Citation 89

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Investor Overconfidence and Trading Volume

The Review of Financial Studies, Vol. 19, Issue 4, pp. 1531-1565, 2006
Posted: 29 Feb 2008
Meir Statman, Steven Thorley and Keith Vorkink
Santa Clara University - Department of Finance, BYU Marriott School of Business and Brigham Young University - J. Willard and Alice S. Marriott School of Management

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Portfolio Constraints and the Fundamental Law of Active Management

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 14 Nov 2001
Steven Thorley
BYU Marriott School of Business
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Portfolio Constraints, Fundamental Law of Active Management, Information Ratio

Portfolio Constraints and the Fundamental Law of Active Management

Financial Analysts Journal, Vol. 58, No. 5, September/October 2002
Posted: 14 Nov 2001
Steven Thorley, Roger Clarke and Harindra de Silva
BYU Marriott School of Business, affiliation not provided to SSRN and Analytic Investors, Inc.

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Portfolio Management: portfolio construction, rebalancing, and implementation, Portfolio Management: investment policy

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Citation 2

Mining Fool's Gold

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 05 Apr 1999
Grant Richard McQueen and Steven Thorley
Brigham Young University - Department of Business Management and BYU Marriott School of Business
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Mining Fool's Gold

Financial Analysts Journal, March/April, 1999
Posted: 24 Apr 1999
Grant Richard McQueen and Steven Thorley
Brigham Young University - Department of Business Management and BYU Marriott School of Business

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Long/Short Extensions: How Much is Enough?

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 23 Jul 2007
Ensign Peak Advisors, Analytic Investors, Inc., Analytic Investors, Inc. and BYU Marriott School of Business
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Portfolio Management, Short Selling, Portfolio Optimization

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The Not-So-Well-Known Three-and-One-Half Factor Model

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 09 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 05 Mar 2014
Roger G Clarke, Harindra de Silva and Steven Thorley
Ensign Peak Advisors, Analytic Investors, Inc. and BYU Marriott School of Business
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Portfolio Theory, Linear Factor Model, CAPM Beta, Portfolio Performance Attribution, Three Factor Model, Four Factor Model

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Fundamentals of Futures and Options

CFA Institute Research Foundation 2013 - 3
Number of pages: 202 Posted: 09 Jun 2015 Last Revised: 13 Jun 2015
Roger G Clarke, Harindra de Silva and Steven Thorley
Ensign Peak Advisors, Analytic Investors, Inc. and BYU Marriott School of Business
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Futures, Options

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Primer on Factor Exposures and Payoffs

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 02 Oct 2017
Roger G Clarke, Harindra de Silva and Steven Thorley
Ensign Peak Advisors, Analytic Investors, Inc. and BYU Marriott School of Business
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factor investing, rules-based portfolios, quantitative portfolio management

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Research Foundation Year in Review -- 2013

CFA Institute Research Foundation R2014
Number of pages: 90 Posted: 11 Jun 2015
CFA Institute Research Foundation, York University - Schulich School of Business, Ensign Peak Advisors, Analytic Investors, Inc., BYU Marriott School of Business, Boston University - Questrom School of Business, Arizona State University, Ryan ALM, Inc., University of Warwick - Finance Group, University College London - Centre for the Study of Decision-Making Uncertainty, Independent, CFA Institute Research Foundation, CFA Institute Research Foundation, Allocationmetrics Limited, Independent, Barclays and Target Corporation
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life annuities, futures, options, manager selection, ethics, ALM, asset/liability management, tail risk

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When Does Capitalization-Weighting Outperform? Factor-Based Explanations

Posted: 11 May 2018 Last Revised: 22 May 2019
Roger G Clarke, Harindra de Silva and Steven Thorley
Ensign Peak Advisors, Analytic Investors, Inc. and BYU Marriott School of Business
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indexing, factor investing, mutual fund performance, passive investing

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Pure Factor Portfolios and Multivariate Regression Analysis

Journal of Portfolio Management, 2017
Posted: 08 Feb 2017 Last Revised: 08 May 2017
Roger G Clarke, Harindra de Silva and Steven Thorley
Ensign Peak Advisors, Analytic Investors, Inc. and BYU Marriott School of Business

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Factor Investing, Smart Beta, Portfolio Construction

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Fundamentals of Efficient Factor Investing

Financial Analysts Journal, Vol. 72, No. 6 (November/December 2016)
Posted: 10 Jun 2015 Last Revised: 12 Oct 2016
Roger G Clarke, Harindra de Silva and Steven Thorley
Ensign Peak Advisors, Analytic Investors, Inc. and BYU Marriott School of Business

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Portfolio Theory, Factor Portfolios, Factor Investing, Portfolio Constraints, Smart Beta

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Risk Parity, Maximum Diversification, and Minimum Variance: An Analytic Perspective

Journal of Portfolio Management, Vol. 39, No. 3, pp. 39-53 (Spring 2013).
Posted: 01 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 21 Nov 2013
Roger G Clarke, Harindra de Silva and Steven Thorley
Ensign Peak Advisors, Analytic Investors, Inc. and BYU Marriott School of Business

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Minimum Variance, Maximum Diversification, Risk Parity, Risk-Based, Portfolio Construction

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Minimum Variance Portfolio Composition

Journal of Portfolio Management, Vol. 37, No. 2, pp. 31-45 (Winter 2011)
Posted: 10 Feb 2010 Last Revised: 21 Nov 2013
Roger G Clarke, Harindra de Silva and Steven Thorley
Ensign Peak Advisors, Analytic Investors, Inc. and BYU Marriott School of Business

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Portfolio Theory, Mean Variance Optimization, Market Model, Idiosyncratic Risk

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The Fundamental Law of Active Portfolio Management

Journal of Investment Management, Vol. 4, No. 3, Third Quarter 2006
Posted: 03 Oct 2006
Harindra de Silva, Steven Thorley and Roger G Clarke
Analytic Investors, Inc., BYU Marriott School of Business and Ensign Peak Advisors

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Portfolio management, fundamental law, transfer coefficient

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Performance Attribution and the Fundamental Law

Financial Analysts Journal, Vol. 61, No. 5, pp. 70-82, September/October 2005
Posted: 29 Oct 2005
Roger Clarke, Steven Thorley and Harindra de Silva
Analytic Investors, Inc., BYU Marriott School of Business and Analytic Investors, Inc.

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Portfolio Management, Portfolio Construction, Rebalancing and Implementation, Equity Strategies, Hedge Fund Strategies, Alternative Investments, Hedge Fund Strategies

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Return Dispersion and Active Management

Financial Analysts Journal, Vol. 57, No. 5, September/October 2001
Posted: 05 Nov 2001
Harindra de Silva, Steven G. Sapra and Steven Thorley
Analytic Investors, Inc., Analytic Investors, Inc. and BYU Marriott School of Business

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