fredag 19 december 2014

Svenskarna betalar för fel fonder

Sveriges Radio, December 15th 2014, Björn Dickson

Många sparare betalar avgifter för sina fonder som om de vore aktivt förvaltade. Pedro Matos, professor i Virginia i USA har forskat kring detta och vad han kallar indexsmygare.

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lördag 4 oktober 2014

The world’s greatest stock picker? Bet you sold Apple and Google a long time ago.

The Washington Post, October 4th 2014, Bary Ritholtz

Humans are designed to keep us alive, not to make risk/reward decisions in capital markets.

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fredag 26 september 2014

Calpers gives up on the hedge fund dream

Financial Times Limited 2014, September 16th 2014

The California Public Employees' Retirement System's has announced that they will switch their hedge funds holding into a passive investment strategy as the annual returns of hedge funds underperformed the markets by over 3% this year.

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onsdag 17 september 2014

REMINDER: You Are 'Shockingly' Terrible At Investing

Sam Ro, August 12th 2014

Looking at the data, Richard Bernstein concludes that the average investor obtained a poor performance over the last 20 years.

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fredag 18 juli 2014

Why You Need A Second Opinion On Your Portfolio

Michael Chamberlain, September 9th 2011

The request of a second opinion is frequency practice in many areas, such as health, construction etc. .... Making smart choices is important to ensure that you have no regrets and have considered the best options. But it does not stop here, we also need to feel / know that our savings have the best conditions to growth and are secured. That is why the need to seek for a second opinion is essential.

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tisdag 20 maj 2014

The Great Hedge-Fund Mystery: Why Do They Make So Much?

John Cassidy, May 12th 2014

Hedge Fund is the only industry where competition does not drive the prices down. No matter whether they perform well or not, hedge fund managers still make billions at the expense of investors.

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torsdag 10 april 2014

The Oracle of Omaha, Lately Looking a Bit Ordinary

Jeff Sommer, April 5th 2014

Despite his impressive track record over a very long career, Warren Buffet has underperformed his benchmark index S&P 500 in four of the last five years. Moreover, Warren Buffet himself has given explicit instructions for his wife's trust to be managed passively.

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torsdag 6 mars 2014

The strange psychology of expectations

Sydney Finkelstein, BBC Capital

How we react to the unexpected may well have a lot to do with our success and our happiness…

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