Investing and personal finance articles
Mathieu Bouville, PhD
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After two crashes in fifteen years, is the stock market cheap yet?
Find out your market pain threshold
How much equity over a certain investment horizon?
The stock market correction of August 2015
Investing is like dieting
When does the long term start?
Investing: yesterday, today and tomorrow
Investing in four words: compounded, real, net, return
How compounding really makes money
Trying to gain rather than avoiding to lose
What is risk? Long term
Stocks may bark, but it is bonds that bite
Even a conservative investment should have stocks
Would you rather have to save €25 000 or €85 000 to prepare for retirement?
Do you save for your retirement or that of a banker?
Nobody's (forced to be) perfect
Ready-to-invest, or The illusion of personal financial advice
Who's afraid of the 1929–1932 market crash?
Reading performance charts
Investing: Is investing the same as saving? [pdf]
Four misconceptions on risk [pdf]
Should you invest in Lilliput's actively managed funds?
Cost matters [pdf]
Investing: Mutual funds [pdf]
Turning a risk into a cost
Quantitative asset allocation and portfolio optimization
Risk and return [pdf]
Time matters [pdf]
Drawing an income [pdf]
For the short term [pdf]
Choosing an investment portfolio needs not be guesswork
Investing: Regular investments [pdf]
Investing by numbers
British property market [pdf]
Mortgage loans [pdf]
© Mathieu Bouville, January 2017