SF2 considers confirmation of manager bias

Elisabeth Reyes
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Emotional biases figured highly when the Société Française des Sélectionneurs de Fonds (SF2 - the organisation seeking to engender standards in fund selection in France) held its second conference on the theme: "Are managers subject to bias?" Structured around three parts, the event was kicked off by Alexis Bienvenu, member of the SF2 office, who went on to provide a descriptive list of biases, particularly those relevant to finance, including negative triggers such as fear, stress, frustration, anger, impatience, shame, regret, but also positive triggers such as excitement, emulation/co...