Vident Financial, LLC is owned by the Vident Investors' Oversight Trust. “The Trust” is comprised of trustees who are industry professionals, who are responsible for ensuring that Vident Financial is run in accordance with a framework of principles-based investingTM.
The Trust also ensures that excess profits which Vident earns will be reinvested in the following two ways: 1) expanding Vident’s line of principles-based investment solutions and 2) reducing fund operating expenses for the benefit of the investors in Vident’s investment products. Vident Financial’s main goal is to offer principles-based solutions while increasingly reducing the costs to investors. The Trust is the sole shareholder of Vident Financial. As such, the focus of both Vident Financial and the Trust is to deliver value to the investors, putting their interests first.