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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Eddy Mejlholm’s Evidence-Based Investment Insights: Financial Gurus and Other Unicorns

Jan 15, 2019 |Eddy Mejlholm

Even experts who specialize in analyzing business, economic, geopolitical or any other market-related information face the same challenges you do if they try to beat the market by successfully predicting an uncertain reaction to unexpected news.

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Eddy Mejlholm’s Evidence-Based Investment Insights: Ignoring the Siren Song of Daily Market Pricing

Jan 10, 2019 |Eddy Mejlholm

What causes market prices to change? It begins with the never-ending stream of news informing us of the good, bad and ugly events that are forever taking place. But what does this mean to you and your investment portfolio? Should you buy, sell or

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