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.

Untitled (Bubble)

(Oscar Murillo) painted something called “Untitled Burrito”, which to the lay eye would seem to be a bunch of yellow …

Terror Incorporated

They say that one man’s terrorist is another man’s freedom fighter. But either way, these are people that seek to …

What goes up must come down

So far in 2014, investment assets have looked in the mirror and done the exact reverse of 2013. What was …

Greeks Protest Austery Cuts

Bombs, beaches and bonds

A car bomb exploded on Thursday 10 April outside one of the Athens offices of the Bank of Greece. This …

Avoid the fashion for Japan

Still avoiding Japan

Just over a year ago I explained why I was unconvinced about the long term case for investing in Japanese …