Harvest Daily Digest

Much of the most popular content posted to Harvest points out either market opportunities identified by investment firms, or investment philosophies that shape their decision making. But if you dig a little deeper, there is a treasure-trove of investor education materials on topics ranging from new technologies, to new financial products, to life lessons from the pros.

Below are some of the most-read pieces of educational material posted to Harvest this quarter.

Next week's Thematic Tuesday topic: The investing aftermath of Hurricane Harvey & Irma

Product & Market Education

What to do when headlines move markets

by Columbia Threadneedle Investment Team Big events can stir up market volatility, but it’s often short-lived. How can you tell if an event will trigger sustained change? Ask these three questions. Major news stories often elicit an emotional ...
Columbia Threadneedle Investments, US
Columbia Threadneedle Investments, US

Columbia Threadneedle Investments is the global brand name of the...

Developments in Gene Therapy, Deep Learning, Payments, and Robots

Each Sunday, ARK releases it's weekly newsletter curated by our thematic analysts.  It's designed to keep our subscribers engaged in an ongoing discussion of web, genomic, and industrial innovation. Below is this Sunday's issue. To receive this ...
Catherine Wood
Catherine Wood, ARK Invest

CEO and Chief Investment Officer

Why It’s A Great Time To Be A Stock Picker

Everything is up for grabs. You just need to know where to look. In October 2016, the WSJ penned an article lamenting the demise of stock picking. Titled “The Dying Business of Picking Stocks,” it opened with the line: “Investors are giving up on ...
Arne Alsin
Arne Alsin, Worm Capital

I'm the founder of Worm Capital, an investment management firm ba...

How Quant Funds Work (in 1 paragraph)

How Quant Funds Work in 1 Paragraph The first investors to take advantage of computers to process data and make investments were ‘quant funds’ that continue today to be successful at scale. The tools at their disposal were statistics and linear ...
Meson Capital Partners LLC
Meson Capital Partners LLC

Meson Capital Partners, LLC combines long term fundamental invest...

Historical Market Lessons


From the Global Financial Crisis to changing technology, a diverse world of perspectives shapes the investor mindset. Their hopes and fears. Their financial dreams and realities. The trends and concerns that influence their behavior. For the past ...
Legg Mason Global Asset Management
Legg Mason Global Asset Management

A leading global investment company with specialized expertise in...

Lessons from the Past

What 1987, 1997 and 2007 teach us about getting to 2027, 2037 and 2047. In my previous “ Perspectives ”, I wrote about the perils of complacency, the value of humility and the virtues of the diversified portfolio, even when all about us appears ...
Neuberger Berman
Neuberger Berman

Market lessons from the gridiron

In the days leading up to Super Bowl 51, as odds-makers endeavored to create profitably matched books, a wholly logical pregame prediction scenario unfolded. Just prior to kick off, the juggernaut New England Patriots were three-point favorites, with ...

BlackRock is the world's largest asset manager

If It’s Groundhog Day, Why Aren’t Investors Learning the Lessons?

For seasoned financial market professionals, the last few years have been a bit like the iconic 1993 movie Groundhog Day: similar patterns seemingly repeating themselves over and over again. In that movie, Bill Murray’s character Phil learned from ...
Franklin Templeton Investments
Franklin Templeton Investments

Official Franklin Templeton Investments account. For US investors...

Life Advice from Professional Money Managers

Learning from Ray Dalio

Ray Dalio is without doubt a member of the master class of the world’s investors. He runs Bridgewater Associates , one of the most successful and the largest Hedge Fund in the world. Similarly, like many of the Investment Masters , Ray believes in ...
Vintage Value Investing
Vintage Value Investing

Intelligent Investing, the Vintage Value Way!

Lessons Learned

The little guy and I are headed up north tomorrow morning. After a couple days in the city early next week, we are headed for the Jersey Shore through Labor Day (please hold all sarcastic comments to yourself). Before hitting pause on another multi- ...
Christopher Pavese
Christopher Pavese, Broyhill Asset Management

Chief Investment Officer

3-Ways Millennials Can Learn To Trust The Markets

According to a recent study by Bankrate.com, only 13% of millennials said they’d invest in the stock market. Cash is king. Naturally, this phenomenon has the majority of Wall Street experts besides themselves as stocks seemingly are the only game in ...
Real Investment Advice
Real Investment Advice

Real Investment Advice.com is the new home for all of the economi...

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