“The remarkable performance and growth in assets are confirmation that behavioral finance has a prominent role in investment management and can deliver significant value to advisors and investors.”
DENVER (PRWEB) July 14, 2021
Built on Dr. Howard’s research, AthenaInvest Advisors LLC reached an important milestone of $500 million in total assets as of June 30, 2021, validating its innovative behavioral approach. “It’s rewarding to see how the behavioral research leads to unique investment opportunities and real-world results,” commented Professor Howard.
Prior to founding AthenaInvest, Dr. Howard taught Finance at the University of Denver and published articles for more than 30 years. He is a thought leader and pioneer in the application of behavioral finance and author of Behavioral Portfolio Management and Return of the Active Manager.
AthenaInvest combines decades of academic research and a powerful behavioral research engine to deliver unique investment opportunities. The firm specializes in the application of behavioral finance for investment management and offers behavioral value, tactical and long/short strategies. As of June 30, 2021, each of these strategies have outperformed their benchmarks since inception.
The firm’s flagship strategy, Athena Global Tactical ETFs, achieved the #1 ranking in Morningstar’s Tactical Allocation Category for one-year and ten-year performance, as of March 31, 2021. The portfolio received a Morningstar 5-Star rating for 1, 3, 5 and 10 years along with an Overall 5-Star Rating for 26 consecutive quarters, as of March 31, 2021. The strategy is available both as a managed account and as a mutual fund.
“The remarkable performance and growth in assets are confirmation that behavioral finance has a prominent role in investment management and can deliver significant value to advisors and investors,” commented Dr Howard.
AthenaInvest offers a range of investment options , including managed accounts, a mutual fund, and a hedge fund, all managed with a Behavioral Portfolio Management approach.
For more information, please visit http://www.AthenaInvest.com or call (877) 430-5675.
About AthenaInvest Advisors LLC
AthenaInvest is a boutique asset manager that specializes in the application of behavioral finance to investment management. The firm offers behavioral investment strategies that seek to generate high performance with lower correlation to broad markets. Led by C. Thomas Howard, PhD, AthenaInvest utilizes its deep academic foundation and patented behavioral research platform to identify unique investment opportunities. The firm offers strategies in separately managed accounts, a mutual fund, and a hedge fund.
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