The Financial Markets Confidence Trick
Featuring Peter Atwater
Published on: July 10th, 2017 • Duration: 61 minutes • Asset Class: Bonds/Rates/Credit, Equities, Currencies • Topic: Sentiment, Psychology, Monetary policyPeter Atwater left behind a distinguished investment banking career to build his financial consulting operation and he has spent the best part of the past decade examining the role of confidence in markets. The biggest challenge is to understand when the market has reached its top as well as knowing when things have hit the floor and in this interview, Peter explains why some investors are psychologically better equipped to handle it than others. Filmed on June 29, 2017, in New York.