InvestmentEurope Pensionskassenforum, taking place on 14 November 2019, will open with the keynote speaker Thorsten Hens, professor of Financial Economics, University of Zürich.
He will talk about the "Guts feeling vs. complex models on portfolio management: How to take decisions".
Hens is a Swiss Finance Institute Professor of Financial Economics at the University of Zurich and Adjunct Professor of Finance at NHH. He is the founder of the UZH spin-off Behavioral Finance Solutions, which assists financial firms in developing and implementing investor profiling methods by making use of behavioral finance principles.
His main research areas are behavioural and evolutionary finance. In his behavioural finance research he analyses the typical mistakes investors make and then develops tools to avoid them. In his evolutionary finance research he studies the interaction of investment strategies in order to determine properties for their long run survival.
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