November 2019

investment-bias-full
22 Nov

Can We Overcome Bias in Investment Decisions?

Investment planning is both an art and a science. While we have decades of factual research and real time data to draw on, judgement and human behaviour are equally as important. But even the most experienced investor may hold certain beliefs or biases, which can impact...

behaviorial-investing
22 Nov

The Little Book of Behavioural Investing

Many people have heard the term ‘Investor Sentiment,’ but do you think it applies to you? Investors tend to invest new money when the market is going up and withdraw money when it falls. Logic will tell you that this action could create a loss, yet...

controlling-what-you-control
22 Nov

Video: Controlling What you Can Control

In this video, we see David Butler describe a scenario where his broker encourages him to buy shares on the basis that the share value should increase. This type of broker discretionary relationship has not always been successful for the client; if the predicted...