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DCM Portfolio Manager Wins Domestic Mid-Cap Equity Emerging Manager of 2024

The DCM Mid Cap Value Strategy utilizes a fundamental, bottom-up classic value approach. DCM seeks to find high-quality companies that are undervalued for transitory reasons. A unique advantage of our process is a proprietary calculation of normalized earnings, or what we believe a company is able to earn in a typical environment over a full business cycle looking out three …

DAEIX Equity Income Fund Launches

New Equity Income Mutual Fund (DAEIX) Launches

January 18, 2023 We are pleased to announce an expansion to the Dean Mutual Fund family with the launch of a new mutual fund:  Dean Equity Income (DAEIX). To be taken to Dean Mutual Funds Website and read the full write up around this fund announcement;  CLICK HERE 


DCM Investment Analyst Becomes CFA Charterholder

August 11, 2021 Dean Capital Management LLC (“DCM”) is happy to announce that Jason E. Solomon, investment analyst, has passed the CFA Level 3 exam, which he sat for in May 2021. With the passing of this test, and membership acceptance into the CFA Society of Kansas City, Jason has officially become a CFA Charterholder. “Becoming a charterholder is a …

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Dean Capital Management Adds Investment Analyst

July 26, 2019 OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (BUSINESS WIRE) Dean Capital Management, LLC (DCM) announces the hiring of Jason Solomon as an investment analyst. “We have been very patient and selective about who we hire at DCM, and we are confident that Jason will fit our culture and make significant contributions to the firm for many years to come.” To read …

DCM Mid Cap Value Named PSN Top Guns of the Decade

March 4, 2019 OVERLAND PARK, Kan. The DCM Mid Cap Value strategy from Dean Capital Management, LLC (“DCM”) has been awarded a Manager of the Decade Top Guns designation by Informa Investment Solutions’ PSN manager database, North America’s longest running database of investment managers.   Through a combination of Informa Investment Solutions’ proprietary performance screens, PSN Top Guns ranks products …

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DCM reaches $1B in AUM in June 2017

As reported in Emerging Manager Monthly, “Dean Capital Management has built itself on finding the right partnerships and has no intention of changing that tact after recently surpassing $1 billion in assets under management.”

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DCM Named All-Cap Equity Manager of the Year

April 25, 2017 OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (BUSINESS WIRE) Dean Capital Management, LLC (“DCM”) has been named the 2017 All-Cap Equity Manager of the Year by Emerging Manager Monthly in their 11th Annual Emerging Manager Awards in the April 2017 issue. According to EMM, “DCM’s investment approach provided for a strong 2016 across its strategies, as the firm was also a …


DASCX Recognized by IBD in their “2017 Best Mutual Funds” list

April 26, 2017 OVERLAND PARK, Kan.(BUSINESS WIRE) The Dean Small Cap Value Fund (DASCX) was one of only 49 funds to receive the award for “IBD Best Mutual Funds” released for 2017. According to Investor’s Business Daily (“IBD”), “the awards recognize top-notch funds that beat benchmark indexes in both short- and long-term comparisons. To make the cut, a mutual fund …

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Dean Capital Management Adds Chief Compliance Officer

October 18, 2016 OVERLAND PARK, Kan.(BUSINESS WIRE) Dean Capital Management, LLC (DCM) announces the hiring of Jessica Skinner, JD as chief compliance officer and director of operations for the firm. “Jessica brings tremendous experience and knowledge to DCM,” said Patrick Krumm, Founding Member and Director of Institutional Sales. “Her addition is a big step forward for our firm, demonstrating our …