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Cryptocurrencies: boom or bubble?

Cryptocurrencies raise some serious questions about the nature of money and whether it should be entrusted to governments and banks … 0 8
Latin America

Brazil’s wake up call for investors

Just before going to bed last night I flicked on the local news here in Buenos Aires. That was the … 0 19
Stocks and Shares

Have I been wrong about expensive US stocks?

US stocks look expensive by just about any measure. But even when you buy near the top of the market … 0 1271
Stocks and Shares

Where to find growth AND value in today’s markets

Developed market stocks are mostly expensive. Emerging markets mostly aren’t.  Developed countries are mostly structurally low growth economies. Emerging market … 0 47
Stocks and Shares

Seven charts that show why EM stocks will outperform

Emerging market stocks had a rough ride in recent years, leaving them trading at relatively cheap levels. Despite this, emerging … 0 38
Stocks and Shares

Will US corporate tax cuts really boost profits?

A lot of the latest puff in the US stock market is based on the expectation of a big cut … 0 42

How to choose the best ETF for the job

Exchange traded funds (ETFs) are an easy and cheap way to invest in stocks. But often there are many ETFs … 0 51
Stocks and Shares

Stock alert: Deutsche Bank is still dirt cheap

Last year practically everyone hated Deutsche Bank (XETRA:DBK / NYSE:DB) and the stock crashed. I reckoned the fears were severely … 0 55

The hated stock market that beats the USA

There’s a currently hated stock market that’s still performed better than the US over the past couple of decades. Right … 0 59
Stocks and Shares

This never seen chart clearly shows the S&P 500 is expensive

Different investors focus on different things. One of my favourite measures is the CAPE ratio – also known as the … 0 70

Snap UK election good for Brexit Britain

“I have only recently and reluctantly come to this conclusion.” So claimed the United Kingdom’s prime minister, Theresa May, as … 0 77