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Best Paper: Sellling Winners, Buying Losres: Mental Decision Rules of Individual Investors on Their Holdings – Author: Cristiana Cerqueira Leal (School of Economics and Management – Univerity of Minho); Co-Authors: Manuel Rocha Armada and Gilberto Ramos Loureiro. 
The prize of € 1500 was sponsored by the Bureau van Dijk.


Info about transfer Lisbon-Covilhã-Lisbon: the bus will leave from the Tryp Lisboa Aeroporto Hotel, in Lisbon, to Covilhã (Hotel Turismo da Covilhã), on June, 22, at 14:00 p.m. and from Covilhã (Hotel Turismo da Covilhã) to the Lisbon Airport on June, 25, at 8.30 a.m. The bus capacity is 56 passengers.

The 9th Finance Conference of the Portuguese Finance Network (PFN) will take place in the University of Beira Interior (UBI), Faculty of Health Sciences, from 22 to 24 of June 2016. This conference is organized by the University of Beira Interior – Faculty of Social and Human Sciences and Department of Management and Economics.

PFN conference is the most important scientific event taking place at Portugal in the area of Finance, bringing together numerous researchers from all over the world to present their papers, share their experiences and, of course, also to enjoy the best that Portugal has to offer.

Note: Due to unforeseen circumstances, the previous keynote speaker will not attend the Conference.


Werner F.M. De Bondt
One of the founders of the field of behavioral finance, is the founding director of Richard H. Driehaus Center for Behavioral Finance at DePaul University in Chicago.

Papers in all areas of Finance will be considered. Detailed information about the areas can be found in the Call for Papers

Last Update 14th June 2016