“When it comes to corporate governance, one size does not fit all”

In his latest article, “When it comes to corporate governance, one size does not fit all”, coauthored with Lawrence A. Cunningham and published in Globe Investor Magazine Online, Dr. George Athanassakos discusses how, while good governance may exist in theory or on paper, formulaic approaches can be perilous in practice for particular companies. He notes that the best directors…

Dr. Athanassakos’ interview for the CFA Society Toronto’s magazine, The Analyst

Dr. George Athanassakos was interviewed by Rossa O’Reilly for an article in the CFA Society Toronto quarterly magazine, The Analyst, regarding his new book “Value Investing: From Theory to Practice – A Guide to the Value Investing Process”, and his insights about value investing and the performance of value stocks going forward. Read Article – Coming Soon    

“Westshore Terminals Investment Corporation: The Discovery of a Value Investing Idea”

Dr. George Athanassakos had his case “Westshore Terminals Investment Corporation: The Discovery of a Value Investing Idea” (co-authored with Filippo Iuliani) selected by Ivey Publishing to be entered into the EFMD 2022 Case Competition in the Finance and Banking category. Ivey Publishing noted that “it is indicative of the case’s high quality that it has been selected for submission”. EFMD…

Value Investing Presentations in Greece

Dr. George Athanassakos made presentations on value investing to students in the Graduate MSc Program in Risk Management at the University of Athens in Athens, Greece on October 9, 23 and November 6, 2022.  

Prem Watsa on Greece: Toronto Economic Forum

In his key note speech at the Toronto Economic Forum on October 17, 2022, Mr. Prem Watsa, CEO of Fairfax Financial Holdings, spoke about his Greek investments and his belief that Greece is the best European country to investing in. Dr. George Athanassakos commented on Mr. Watsa’s presentation saying the following, “Mr. Watsa’s is indeed…

Ben Graham Centre’s 2nd European Value Investing Conference

The Ben Graham Centre for Value Investing (Europe), in collaboration with the Greek Centre for Value Investing, held its 2nd European Value Investing Conference in Athens, Greece on October 7, 2022. The Conference was sponsored by Eurobank S.A., Eurolife FFH, Centre for the Advancement of Value Investing Education, Turtle Creek Asset Management Inc., National and Kapodistrian University of Athens and CFA Society Greece. See…

Value Investing Presentation at the CFA Society in Amsterdam

Dr. George Athanassakos gave a speech titled “Value Investing: Who, What and Why?”, where he shared his wisdom and answer the following questions: Who are the value investors? What do value investors believe in? What process do value investors follow? Why does it work? and Why will it continue to work?, at an event sponsored by Fidelity International…

“We’re entering a different, deglobalized world”

In his latest article, “We’re entering a different, deglobalized world”, published in The Globe and Mail (Report on Business), p. B11, Dr. George Athanassakos shares his concern about how secular changes in globalization, inflation and real interest rates will negatively impact the stock, bond and real estate markets. The article also appeared in Globe Investor Magazine Online,…

“The keys to success in value investing are similar to those for a well-balanced life”

In his latest article, “The keys to success in value investing are similar to those for a well-balanced life”, published in The Globe and Mail (Report on Business), p. B10, Dr. George Athanassakos outlines some traits that can help investors achieve not only investing success but also a balanced and full life. The article also appeared…

“The George Athanassakos Chair in Value Investing” at Woxsen University

Woxsen University, Hyderabad, India has created in Dr. George Athanassakos’ honor, the George Athanassakos Chair in Value Investing for his “unwavering contributions” to the field of value investing. View Woxsen University’s Webpage Announcement – Coming Soon View Woxsen University’s Facebook Announcement View Woxsen University’s Twitter Announcement View Woxsen University’s LinkedIn Announcement

We would like to thank Eurobank S.A. and Eurolife  FFH for their generous support that allowed the establishment of the Greek Centre for Value Investing and for supporting the centre’s activities.