Smarter investing by trying to understand the mood of Mr. Market
The impact of investor sentiment on markets has increased dramatically over the past decade. It is therefore crucial for multi-asset managers to critically analyze market behavior in order to be successful. Big Data and the study of human biases are leading to a deeper understanding of the emotional forces that influence investor behavior. Combining these elements into the investment process creates a robust framework for guarding against common investor pitfalls. Valentijn van Nieuwenhuijzen, Head of Multi Asset at NN Investment Partners, explains how he and his team continuously challenge each other to keep driving their investment process forward.
Performance magazine issue 23, May 2017
Performance is a triannual digest, dedicated to investment management professionals, which brings you the latest articles, news and market developments from Deloitte’s professionals and clients.