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wikipedia - 14 Aug 2019 Survivorship bias, or survival bias, is the logical erro...
Survivorship bias, or survival bias, is the logical error of concentrating on the people or things that "survived" some process and inadvertently overlooking those that did not because of their lack of visibility. This can lead to false conclusions in several different ways. The survivors may be actual people, as in a medical study, or could be companies or research subjects or applicants for a job, or anything that must make it past some selection process to be considered further.
Actuarial Post - 20 Aug 2019 Active Management and Survivorship Bias
An article written for Actuarial Post by Alex White from Redington called Active Mangement and Suvivorship Bias.
We Are The Mighty - 09 Aug 2019 How the allies used math to save bomber crews during WWII
Abraham Wald may have saved more bomber crews than anyone in history, all thanks to math.
Yahoo Finance - 13 Aug 2019 SS&C GlobeOp Hedge Fund Performance Index: July performance 0.42%; Capital Movement Index: August net flows advance 0.38%
WINDSOR, Conn., Aug. 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The gross return of the SS&C GlobeOp Hedge Fund Performance Index for July 2019 measured 0.42%.
Business Standard - 03 Aug 2019 Sebi likely to tighten regulatory framework for portfolio managers
The Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) has received a string of recommendations from its working group on tightening the regulatory framework for ...
MarketWatch - 31 Jul 2019 What should a retiree do if their portfolio loses big?
One top-performing newsletter lost 17% during 2019's first half.
Forbes - 22 Mar 2019 The Dog That Did Not Bark In the Night: The Danger of Survivor Bias in AI
We should be diligent in recognizing that bias, especially survivor bias, can skew our expectations and give us false models that in turn may exclude or injure ...
Seeking Alpha - 21 Aug 2019 Q2 2019 MLP Distribution Recap: Trending In The Right Direction
Most MLPs in the AMZ and AMZI grew their 2Q19 distributions sequentially and on a year-over-year basis. The AMZI recorded a clean quarter of distributions, ...
Entrepreneur - 26 Jan 2017 How Survivorship Bias Distorts Our View of Successful Entrepreneurs
This bias may be leading millions of young entrepreneurs down the wrong path entirely.
FanGraphs - 29 Jul 2019 Joey Gallo's Best Season Gets Shorter
The Rangers announced Thursday that Joey Gallo will miss 4-6 weeks after undergoing surgery to remove a fractured hamate bone in his right wrist. That's bad ...
Seeking Alpha - 16 Aug 2019 Dividend Aristocrat Performance During Financial Crisis
As some market participants increasingly price recessionary scenarios into stock and bond prices, I thought it would be prudent to examine a historically defens.
Technology Zimbabwe - 22 Jun 2019 Survivorship Bias: How Data Driven Decisions Can Be Wrong
Yes using data to make decisions is always wise and the best way to arrive at decisions but data can still lead to wrong conclusions.
Morningstar.ca - 26 Jul 2019 Trust in analyst recommendations?
We'll show you how to build a buy-signal based portfolio, with CPMS's Emily Halverson-Duncan.
Economic Times - 25 Jul 2019 Broader market should outperform Nifty in 2-3 years: Pankaj Tibrewal, Kotak Mutal Fund
Over next 3-6 months, if you start accumulating and increase your holding in mid and smallcaps with a 2-3 year view, the broader market should outperform Nifty ...
Seeking Alpha - 07 Jun 2019 Dividend Aristocrats And Survivorship Bias
Over a three decade dataset, the Dividend Aristocrats, companies that have paid increasing dividends for 25 years, have strongly outperformed the broad ...
PE Hub - 06 Aug 2019 Should you be a momentum or a value investor?
As a venture capitalist, should you be a momentum or a value investor? To simplify, there are two classic approaches to public markets investing. The first is ...
The Times - 03 Aug 2019 Don't be a slave to best-buy lists, there are other funds to choose
Investors choosing active funds from leading platforms' best-buy lists are doing no better than those who pick a typical passive fund that simply tracks a market ...
The News on Sunday - 17 Aug 2019 A better way to fight poverty | TNS
Should the present development paradigm of government-funded programmes be replaced by a model that is purely entrepreneurial?
The Globe and Mail - 24 Apr 2019 The dangers of survivorship bias, Canada’s most hated stock, and an argument against dividend stocks
Survivorship bias is a psychological tendency that not only warps perspective for investors, but people in all walks of life. It must be guarded against. Hollywood ...
Irish Times - 05 Jun 2018 Lottery winners and stock returns: the problem of survivor bias
Focusing on successes while ignoring past failures is a major flaw in data analysis.