Beyond Prospect Theory: How BQ Revolutionizes Behavioral Finance

In this article, we are not only going to demystify prospect theory for you, but we will also present an exciting advancement in the field, brought by BehaviorQuant. This innovative approach extends beyond the general insights provided by prospect theory, venturing into a more personalized comprehension of risk-taking behaviors.

BehaviorQuant on stage at Money 2020

BehaviorQuant has been invited as the only Austrian startup to present at Money 2020 in Amsterdam. Check out the latest insights about our solutions.

Interview with Thomas Oberlechner

Hear one of our BehaviorQuant founders interviewed by FF News at Finovate Europe 2023 in London. Learn about us and our solutions firsthand.

3x Stunning Savings

Goldman Sachs Group Inc, Morgan Stanley, Citigroup Inc and UBS Group AG are exploring the use of artificial intelligence software to judge applicants on traits – such as teamwork, curiosity and grit – that help in the workplace but dont always show up on a resume or come through in an interview.

Vast Value Added (440 bps)

It has been well documented that investors, driven by fear or greed, often react to capital market gyrations by making investment decisions that undermine long-term investment performance. Goals-based wealth management can help combat this tendency by shifting the investor’s focus from short-term performance to meaningful long-term goals.

Peak Performance (37%)

Whereas behavioral finance has focused on cognitive biases, little attention has been paid to personality characteristics and differences among individual market participants. Therefore, this study systematically explores the role of personality in the performance of professional traders in the real-life setting of the currency market.