Reuters Servers are Down

I’m not sure what this means, but Reuters — whose HQ is on Fleet Street in London — servers are down.

"Server Too Busy" is the  given reason, but other major media are handling the post attack load. I wonder what sort of damage the communication infrastructure received in London.


The page that generated this error is:


UPDATE:  July 7, 2005 1:49pm

Reuters is now up again . . .


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The Psychology Behind Common Investor Mistakes

From R. Douglas Van Eaton, CFA, professor of finance in the
College of Business Administration at the University of North Texas, discusses common investor errors:


Fear of regret/pain of regret

Cognitive dissonance



Myopic risk aversion

Van Eaton notes" A better understanding of the psychology of investor mistakes can
reduce their effects on investment decisions. Here is a list of the
most common psychological effects, and how you can reduce their impact
and incorporate them into your own investment decisions."

The full piece is below.


The Psychology Behind Common Investor Mistakes
R. Douglas Van Eaton
AAII Journal

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