This week’s episode of The Australian Finance Podcast tackles behavioural investing with former Sydney Swans premiership player and Six Park’s Director of Business Development, Ted Richards.

Behavioural Investing 101 — Watch Yourself!

In investing, there are a few commonly accepted ‘edges’ that help us make better decisions: faster access to better information, analytical ability and behaviour. If you ask me, the last one is the lowest hanging fruit!

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In this episode of The Australian Finance Podcast, Kate and Owen talked with Ted about the most common biases impacting our investing success, including

  • Loss aversion bias
  • Status Quo bias
  • Availability bias – overweighting small probabilities
  • Projection bias
  • Confirmation bias
  • Recency bias, and
  • Present bias

Ted explains each of these biases in detail and provides some tips on what you can do to protect yourself.

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