Things That Make You Go HMMM

A Walk Around The Fringes Of Finance

Grant Williams, Things that make you go HmmmMuch to his chagrin, Grant Williams has reached 30 years in finance.

Over that period, he has held senior positions at a number of investment banks and brokers in locations as diverse as London, Tokyo, New York, Hong Kong, Sydney and Singapore.

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"...as a species, we are pretty terrible at predicting the future — largely because we rely on gut feel and are willing to ignore evidence that contradicts what we hope the outcome will be.

Nowhere is this simple human failing more apparent than in times when financial bubbles are being blown. As Kahneman and Tversky pointed out, it really shouldn’t be that difficult to figure these things out — all we have to do is simply countermand every instinct we have as human beings:

“For if we can explain tomorrow what we cannot predict today, without any added information except the knowledge of the actual outcome, then this outcome must have been determined in advance and we should have been able to predict it. The fact that we couldn’t, is taken as an indication of our limited intelligence rather than of the uncertainty that is in the world.” Read more