Eddy Mejlholm’s Evidence-Based Investment Insights: Behavioral Biases – What Makes Your Brain Trick?

Feb 14, 2019 |Eddy Mejlholm

In this installment, we’ll familiarize you with a half-dozen of these more potent biases, and how you can avoid sabotaging your own best-laid, investment plans by recognizing the signs of a behavioral booby trap.

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Eddy Mejlholm’s Evidence-Based Investment Insights: Bringing the Evidence Home

Feb 14, 2019 |Eddy Mejlholm

Welcome to our final installment in Eddy Mejlholm’s Evidence-Based Investment Insights: Bringing the Evidence Home. We hope you’ve enjoyed reading our series as much as we’ve enjoyed sharing it with you.

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Eddy Mejlholm’s Evidence-Based Investment Insights: The Human Factor in Evidence-Based Investing

Feb 12, 2019 |Eddy Mejlholm

To study the relationships between our heads and our financial health, there is another field of evidence-based inquiry known as behavioral finance. What happens when we stir up that Petrie dish of financial pathogens?

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Eddy Mejlholm’s Evidence-Based Investment Insights: What Has Evidence-Based Investing Done for Me Lately?

Feb 07, 2019 |Eddy Mejlholm

As time marches on, relentless questioning from scholars and practitioners alike has been essential to evidence-based investment theory and application, dispelling illusions and laying the foundation for the insights we now routinely harness.

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Eddy Mejlholm’s Evidence-Based Investment Insights: Factors That Figure in Your Evidence-Based Portfolio

Feb 05, 2019 |Eddy Mejlholm

Scholars and practitioners alike strive to determine not only that various return factors exist, but why they exist. This helps us determine whether a factor is likely to persist or is more likely to disappear upon discovery.

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Eddy Mejlholm’s Evidence-Based Investment Insights: The Essence of Evidence-Based Investing

Jan 31, 2019 |Eddy Mejlholm

Grounding your strategy in rational methodology helps you best determine and stay on a course toward the financial goals you have in mind, especially when your emotional reactions threaten to take over the wheel.

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Eddy Mejlholm’s Evidence-Based Investment Insights: What Drives Market Returns?

Jan 29, 2019 |Eddy Mejlholm

With all the excitement over stocks and bonds and their ups and downs in headline news, there is a key concept often overlooked. Market returns are compensation for providing the financial capital that feeds the human enterprise going on around us.

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Eddy Mejlholm’s Evidence-Based Investment Insights: Get Along, Little Market

Jan 24, 2019 |Eddy Mejlholm

Diversification offers you wide, more manageable exposure to the market’s long-term expected returns as well as a smoother expected ride along the way. Perhaps most important, it eliminates the need to try to forecast future market movements, which

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Eddy Mejlholm’s Evidence-Based Investment Insights: Managing the Market’s Risky Business

Jan 22, 2019 |Eddy Mejlholm

Effective diversification means more than just holding a large number of accounts or securities. It also calls for efficient, low-cost exposure to a variety of capital markets from around the globe.

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Eddy Mejlholm’s Evidence-Based Investment Insights: The Full-Meal Deal of Diversification

Jan 17, 2019 |Eddy Mejlholm

Among your most important financial friends is diversification. After all, what other single action can you take to simultaneously dampen your exposure to a number of investment risks while potentially improving your overall expected returns?

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