FlexShares US Quality Low Volatility Index Fund company info

What does FlexShares US Quality Low Volatility Index Fund do?
FlexShares US Quality Low Volatility Index Fund (NYSEARCA:QLV) focuses on investing in high-quality U.S. companies demonstrating lower volatility characteristics. The fund aims to provide investors with a more stable investment option, minimizing the impact of market fluctuations by selecting stocks that have historically shown less price movement while maintaining strong fundamentals. QLV employs a strategic approach to portfolio management, emphasizing long-term performance and risk management. The objective is to deliver a balance of capital appreciation and protection against volatility, making it an attractive choice for conservative investors looking for exposure to the U.S. equity market without the usual ups and downs.
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Is FlexShares US Quality Low Volatility Index Fund a public or private company?

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Ownership
Public

How many people does FlexShares US Quality Low Volatility Index Fund employ?

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Employees
5

What sector is FlexShares US Quality Low Volatility Index Fund in?

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Sector
ETF

Where is the head office for FlexShares US Quality Low Volatility Index Fund?

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Head Office
Chicago, United States

What year was FlexShares US Quality Low Volatility Index Fund founded?

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Year Founded
2019
What does FlexShares US Quality Low Volatility Index Fund specialise in?
/Investment Fund /Low Volatility /Equity Exposure /Quality Companies /Risk Management /Asset Allocation

What are the products and/or services of FlexShares US Quality Low Volatility Index Fund?

Overview of FlexShares US Quality Low Volatility Index Fund offerings
Tracks Quality Low Volatility Index: QLV tracks the Northern Trust Quality Low Volatility Index. This index focuses on US companies with strong financial attributes (quality) and lower stock price volatility.
Portfolio Composition: The fund holds the same companies as the underlying index, in similar proportions. These companies tend to be large and established with a history of profitability and good management.
Passive Management: Unlike actively managed funds, QLV doesn't employ fund managers to pick individual stocks. Instead, it passively follows the composition of the underlying index.