Rob Marstrand

Rob is the founder of OfWealth, a service that aims to explain to private investors, in simple terms, how to maximise their investment success in world markets. Before that he spent 15 years working for investment bank UBS, the world’s largest wealth manager and stock trader with headquarters in Switzerland. During that time he was based in London, Zurich and Hong Kong and worked in many countries, especially throughout Asia. After that he was Chief Investment Strategist for the Bonner & Partners Family Office for four years, a project set up by Agora founder Bill Bonner that focuses on successful inter-generational wealth transfer and long term investment. Rob has lived in Buenos Aires, Argentina for the past eight years, which is the perfect place to learn about financial crises.

Are US stocks still overpriced?

After the spike and correction in the first quarter, US stocks have resumed their grind towards higher ground. Valuations remain …

Turkey gets roasted

Just last Thursday I highlighted how Turkish stocks were approaching their 2009 lows, in dollar terms. But I also said …

Impolitic politics

Back to Argentina…back to the big city…back to a massive new corruption and bribery scandal. It’s sweeping up senior functionaries …

Italy’s “lost decades”

Things change quickly! Last week I highlighted how the summit meeting between Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un had been cancelled. …

The problems with commodity funds

In general, I’m not a big fan of commodity investing. Commodities are highly speculative, meaning massive potential upside but also …