Athanassakos Rebukes Another Bogus Study That ‘Proves’ Value Investing Doesn’t Work

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George Athaassakos recently wrote a great article that illustrates why most studies that ‘prove’ value investing doesn’t work, are not entirely accurate. Here’s an excerpt from that article: A new study from Arizona State University, titled Do Stocks Outperform Treasury Bills?, is turning heads and gives ammunition to those who oppose active management to further bash stock pickers. The study, … Read More

George Athanassakos – Let’s Stop Bashing Active Management

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Great article by George Athanassakos, a Professor of Finance and the Ben Graham Chair in Value Investing at Ivey Business School, in which he answers two difficult questions regarding active management: Why is it almost impossible for reported numbers to show that active managers beat benchmarks? But beyond that, what may make it actually difficult for active managers to outperform benchmarks? Here’s an … Read More

George Athanassakos: The Shift Towards Passive Investing Is Creating An Opportunity For Active Investors

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One of the academics we like to follow closely at The Acquirer’s Multiple is George Athanassakos. Athanassakos is the Director of the Ben Graham Centre for Value Investing Ivey Business School. He recently wrote a great article that makes the case for why the market needs stockpickers now more than ever. The article, written at MoneySense, is titled, Stockpickers Turn To Shine … Read More

The Three Principles of a Successful Value Investing Strategy – George Athanassakos (Ben Graham Chair)

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Dr. George Athanassakos is a Professor of Finance and the Ben Graham Chair in Value Investing at Ivey Business School, which he joined in July 2004. He’s also the Founder & Director of The Ben Graham Centre for Value Investing. Athanassakos has been ranked among the top 10 researchers in Canada by research published in Financial Management and among the top 10 … Read More

Why does value investing work? George Athanassakos – Ben Graham Chair in Value Investing

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Dr. George Athanassakos is a Professor of Finance and the Ben Graham Chair in Value Investing at Ivey Business School, which he joined in July 2004. He is also the Founder & Director of The Ben Graham Centre for Value Investing. Athanassakos has been ranked among the top 10 researchers in Canada by research published in Financial Management and among … Read More