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Investment Strategy

The best investments often look the worst

What do Russia, South Africa and Argentina all have in common? Surprisingly, all of their stock markets have performed better … 0 1023
50 ways to invest Infographic
Investment Strategy

50 different ways to invest (INFOGRAPHIC)

Click here to Download: 50 Ways to Invest Infographic Do you want to be rich? Well, first you’ve got to … 0 1347
Stocks and Shares

The best stock markets to invest in

Between 1950 and the end of 2013, one US dollar invested into developed country stock indices would have grown to … 1 1013
Chinese Gold
Gold and Precious Metals

Will China leave enough gold for the rest of us?

These days when it comes to gold, as with many things, China has the leading market position. As the gold … 0 1022
Investment Strategy

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 … 0 929
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 … 0 974
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 … 0 987
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Investment Strategy

Five things every investor must do

Simplicity isn’t just a visual style. It’s not just minimalism or the absence of clutter. To be truly simple you … 1 1101
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North America

Is the USA headed for recession?

It’s generally accepted that the US economy is recovering. And this recovery is supposed to justify the high price of … 0 993

Is China about to crack?

“Here be dragons” was the phrase that medieval map makers used to describe uncharted territories. Despite China’s massive economic opening … 0 994
The increases of volumes bought in China and India of 32% and 13% were only possible because of the selling by ETFs
Gold and Precious Metals

Is the gold price going up too fast?

The dollar gold price peaked at $1,894 per troy ounce on 7th September, 2011. By 21st December, 2013 it had … 1 1042