Insights

Even Quiet Markets Are Risky

03/23/2015
Brian Portnoy, Director of Investment Education
This market has never felt so "safe". But is it?

Diversification Means Always Having To Say You’re Sorry

03/09/2015
Brian Portnoy, Director of Investment Education
Diversification makes sense mathematically, but psychologically it doesn’t feel very good most of the time.

A Bad Slice Of Investment Advice

03/04/2015
Brian Portnoy, Director of Investment Education
If it’s too good to be true, it is.

The Illogic of the January Effect

02/02/2015
Brian Portnoy, Director of Investment Education
Can you feel it? Can you? It’s coming: A wave of comments and analyses of the so-called “January Effect.”

Why the Swiss Franc Has Clobbered Hedge Funds

01/22/2015
Brian Portnoy, Director of Investment Education
This week’s news has revealed more hedge funds shutting down due to losses caused by the recent spike in the Swiss currency.

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