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.

What did we learn in 2017?

The year 2017 of the Gregorian calendar is creaking to a close. Most mainstream investments did well in the year …

When the CAPE ratio fails

No valuation ratio is perfect. All have their pros and cons. But one of the usually more reliable ones – …

Would you invest in US stocks?

Profits from stocks come from three potential sources: company growth, income from dividends (or stock buybacks) and an increase in …

The crypto craze continues

Bitcoin this…crypto that…blockchain the other. It seems like I can’t get through any conversation, let alone a day, without someone …

“We’re going to die!”

With only six weeks to go until the long summer holiday (in the southern hemisphere), my kids tend to get …