The Big Theme 

Watch the professionals to work out your best next move

Watch the professionals to work out your best next move

Observing the behaviour of professional investors, such as fund managers, is worthwhile if you access markets via funds, because the way they think and act can influence how your holdings are positioned across asset classes. Even if you invest directly in equities, the positioning of professional investors can give you valuable clues about the mindset of the broader market. For example, if investors who spend all their working time and resources on investing start to shift into unloved areas or even move away from market winners, they may know something useful or have an insight that you don't.

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