Bart has obtained a cum laude Bachelor International Economics and a cum laude Master Financial Economics. He is very much passionated about both value investing and behavioral finance. The latter he has studied extensively during his Master studies and he wrote his Thesis on this topic at the largest broker of The Netherlands. He beliefs that if you know yourself, you are already many steps ahead of most investors. "If you can take the next step and understand only part of why the crowd operates like it does, you have a major edge in today's market."