December 02, 2013
Mark Minchin

The Jelly Bean Experiment

Markets can be noisy. How do you deal with this as an investor? One option is to take a position based on a single expert’s opinion. But experience shows that can be a hazardous occupation. Another idea is to look to the combined views of all market participants (basically free load on the hard work of many others).



This 5-minute BBC video from Professor Marcus du Sautoy uses jellybeans to describe how this strategy works.

The Matrix

You take the blue pill, the story ends, you wake up in your bed and believe whatever you want to believe. You take the red pill, you stay in Wonderland, and I show you how deep the rabbit hole goes. Morpheus to Neo, The Matrix 1999   In the story of [Read More]

December 14, 2013