TradeTech Europe 2017

25 - 26 April, 2017

Palais des Congrès de Paris

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 Benjamin Kelly
Benjamin Kelly former Investment Strategist/Economist BlackRock Investment Institute
Benjamin is a behavioural finance/decision making specialist who provides expertise to asset managers, hedge funds and sovereign wealth funds on their investment processes, specifically on how cognitive biases impact the investment process and designing the tools and strategies to remove them. Previously, he was a macroeconomist within the BlackRock Investment Institute focusing on long term investable trends and was also responsible for leading the group’s behavioral finance research.


Main Day 2: Wednesday 26th April 2017

12:20 PM FIRE SIDE CHAT: Behavioural bias – how does the psychology of trading change in times of uncertainty?

  • What happens to behavior as paradigms shift?
  • What happens to people when they are increasingly restricted, but there is the constant need for innovation?
  • How can understanding human behaviour help us make better investment decisions?
  • How far are we from developing behavioural models that feed into best execution monitoring?