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Dimensional Week: The origins of an industry game-changer

Posted by Robin Powell on September 28, 2015

This week is Dimensional Week on The Evidence-Based Investor.

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#SFTW: Investing is not a competition

Posted by Robin Powell on September 25, 2015

SOMETHING FOR THE WEEKEND   I may have mellowed over the years, but believe you me, this placid exterior masks a fiercely competitive temperament. I bang on at staff meetings about the need to keep our business ahead of the rest. I love to see my children win that dancing trophy or make that crucial […]

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Investors need to curb their competitive streak

Posted by Robin Powell on September 23, 2015

I may have mellowed over the years, but believe you me, this placid exterior masks a fiercely competitive temperament. I bang on at staff meetings about the need to keep our business ahead of the rest. I love to see my children win that dancing trophy or make that crucial penalty save. Heck, I even […]

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Hargreaves needs a rethink. Its business model is broken

Posted by Robin Powell on September 21, 2015

Hargreaves Lansdown is one of the biggest success stories in Britain’s financial services industry. What started as a DIY investment supermarket is also now a robo-adviser, fund manager and pension platform, and it’s just announced plans to add peer-to-peer business lending to its rapidly expanding range of services. The Bristol-based firm, which last year generated […]

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