Tag Archives: Bitcoins

The Pain and Pleasure of Diversification

Smarter Investing

Could’ve, would’ve, should’ve! It is human nature to look at an investment that has done particularly well and wish you had been invested in it. We all risk being dragged into ‘if only’ mind games: ‘If only I had put a £10,000 into Amazon in 2003, I’d be retired by now’ ¹. ‘If only I […]

Bitcoins: What on earth?

You may have been hearing lately about an alternative currency known as bitcoins, and the stories tend to be bizarre. Like, for example, the person who traded in his computer for a newer model and later realised (too late, as it turned out) that the hard drive contained $7.5 million worth of bitcoin currency in […]