“There’s more pandemic-era punches to come for institutional investors”

Dr. George Athanassakos, an experts’ panel member at Benefits Canada, discusses the inflation predicament central banks must confront in his latest article, “There’s more pandemic-era punches to come for institutional investors”, published in the Canadian Investment Review (Benefits Canada).

“Enerflex at the head of the class for undervalued stocks”

Despite the pandemic-induced stock market panic and sell-off, Dr. George Athanassakos’ students proved that a diligent investor can always find undervalued stocks, in every market. Find out more about the top stock pick in his latest article “Enerflex at the head of the class for undervalued stocks” published in The Globe and Mail (Report on Business), p. B9. The…

“Why shorting is bad for your wealth and health”

Since stocks drift toward their intrinsic value, either from above or below, it is natural to ask: If value investors buy undervalued stocks, do they also short-sell overvalued stocks?  Dr. George Athanassakos answers this and more in his latest article “Why shorting is bad for your wealth and health” published in The Globe and Mail (Report on…

“Why Real Interest Rates and Inflation are on the Way Up”

It’s undoubtedly a contrarian viewpoint for many investors, but based on underlying trends, it’s Dr. George Athanassakos’ belief that higher interest rates are on the way. Find out why in his latest article “Why Real Interest Rates and Inflation are on the Way Up” published in The Globe and Mail (Report on Business) on January 07, 2021,…

“Pick one — conformist governance or good capital allocation”

You might assume that following best practices correlates with superior performance and shareholder loyalty. But that does not appear to be the case according to Dr. George Athanassakos and Dr. Lawrence A. Cunningham’s latest article “Pick one — conformist governance or good capital allocation”, published in The National Post (Financial Post), p. FP12. The article also…

Dr. Athanassakos gave a Virtual Presentation to Veritas Investment Research Corporation

Dr. George Athanassakos gave a virtual presentation titled “Value Investing: Who, What and Why?” to Veritas Investment Research Corporation for their Fact-Finding Video Series.

“Value approach is finally getting its revenge”

If you believe value is dead, and in the secular underperformance of value stocks, you are dead wrong! Dr. George Athanassakos discusses why in his latest article, “Value approach is finally getting its revenge”, published in The Globe and Mail (Report on Business), p.B10. The article also appeared in Globe Investor Magazine Online, under the title “Value stocks are finally getting…

Value Investing Lectures in Greece

Dr. George Athanassakos gave a series of virtual presentations on value investing to students in the Graduate MSc Program in Risk Management at the University of Athens in Athens, Greece on October 3, 10 and 24, 2020.

“Why value investing works in the long run”

Dr. George Athanassakos discusses “Why value investing works in the long run” in his latest article published in Globe Investor Magazine Online.

“Small-cap stocks typically lose in the fourth quarter and this group of wealthy investors are to blame”

Dr. Athanassakos’ paper, co-authored with Lucy Ackert, entitled “Institutional Investors, Analyst Following, and the January Anomaly“ was referenced in the MarketWatch article “Small-cap stocks typically lose in the fourth quarter and this group of wealthy investors are to blame”.

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