• Investors know the principles of buying low and selling high, yet many consistently underperform the funds they invest in. This Whitepaper seeks to give you the knowledge to improve your investment decision making download the Whitepaper here

Irrational selling creates opportunity

Irrational selling creates opportunity

Intuitively investors know the principles of buying low and selling high. Each year Dalbar, a US based research firm, conducts their Quantitative Analysis of Investor Behaviour. The study looks at how investor decisions to switch in and out of mutual funds impacts the returns that they achieve. Dalbar’s research confirms that most investors fail to execute on this basic premise – consistently underperforming the funds they invest.

In this video for LiveWire I share my views on irrational selling and the opportunities this creates. 

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Roger is the Founder and Chief Investment Officer of Montgomery Investment Management. Roger brings more than two decades of investment and financial market experience, knowledge and relationships to bear in his role as Chief Investment Officer. Prior to establishing Montgomery, Roger held positions at Ord Minnett Jardine Fleming, BT (Australia) Limited and Merill Lynch.


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