The Weekend Starts Here...

The Weekend Starts Here...

Isn’t passive investing supposed to be simple?  Can you believe that there are now nearly 4 million ‘indices’ you can choose to invest in? Mind boggling [2 min read]  [Tadas Viskanta]

Whether we admit to it or not, we all suffer from behavioural and emotional biases when it comes to investing. A recent study looked at the extent to which these biases affect the stock repurchasing decisions made by active fund managers. Interesting results. [3 min read]  [Robin Powell]

“It doesn’t seem fair that the world works like this but we have to deal with the financial markets as they are, not as we wish them to be.”  [3 min read]  [Ben Carlson]

“Writing is the ultimate test of whether your thoughts make sense or are merely gut feelings.” It’s taken me a while to realise this, and it’s thanks to people like Morgan that I have.  [3 min read]  [Morgan Housel]

Overconfidence is easy  [4 min read]  [Joe Wiggins]

Avoid putting things in buckets and don’t compare apples to oranges.  [2 min read]  [Michael Batnick]

Refinancing debt is not extinguishing debt.  [3 min read]  [Tom Mullooly]

And finally. I am terrified of heights. I cannot begin to imagine how this guy was feeling [3:57 video]

Whatever you’re up to this weekend, I hope it’s a good one.