Tag Archives: Global Financial Markets

Déjà Vu All Over Again

Sticking With Your Goal

Investment fads are nothing new. When selecting strategies for their portfolios, investors are often tempted to seek out the latest and greatest investment opportunities. Over the years, these approaches have sought to capitalise on developments such as the perceived relative strength of particular geographic regions, technological changes in the economy, or the popularity of different […]

Markets do go down as well as up

Markets fell in 2018 – but keep this in perspective 2018 may have been a disappointing year for equities, but it shouldn’t have been a surprise December 2018 dished up a rather distasteful present for the holiday period. Many lines were written in the broadsheets about the global equity market falls, but were they really […]

Pursuing a Better Investment Experience

10 key decisions that can help investors target long-term wealth creation across global capital markets. Click for downloadable PDF – 10 Point Guide to Smarter Investing July 2018 Investment wisdom courtesy of Dimensional Fund Advisors.

Pokémon Investing

Pokemon Go

Have you noticed the surge recently in people wandering aimlessly and staring at their smartphones? Chances are they’re playing Pokémon GO, the latest craze. It’s an activity eerily close to how some folk see investing.

Politics & Money?

Money and Politics

“It promises to be a nervous week for global markets as traders mull over the relative performances of the US presidential candidates. With no clear favourite, the US stock market is unlikely to find any clear direction until the winner is named.” Does that sound familiar? That line from an article by the Reuters news […]