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Behaviour biases determine that performance drives managed fund flows. By examining managed fund transactions, we can confirm that investment adviser engagement with investors is critical, and ascribe a value to it.

Douglas Isles | 0.25 CE

Stars are celebrated yet funds management is a team pursuit. Behavioural finance tends to focus on individuals' biases, but teams' behaviour determines results.

Douglas Isles | 0.50 CE

This paper studies the long-term returns of US equities to determine whether earnings yield is a reasonably reliable estimate of forward real returns. Understanding the interplay of growth, value and yield provides a framework for assessing investments.

Practitioners demand a trifecta from fund managers - performance, simplicity, connection. But many great investments are contrarian and uncomfortable.

Douglas Isles | 0.25 CE

Clients benefit from understanding the investment journey. Having prepared responses to scenarios improves the chance of success.

Douglas Isles | 0.25 CE

Clients benefit from understanding the investment journey. Having prepared responses to scenarios improves the chance of success.

Four common behavioural problems make the journey of investing particularly challenging for many investors. An understanding of each help investors stay the course and meet their goals.