In the resource area you will find content that we consider helpful for our audience. You may also find some of the financial reports and websites, that we often use to keep ourselves updated, and elaborate commentary and advice for our readers.


Credit Suisse Global Investment Returns Yearbook

Against the backdrop of the first interest rate increase by the Federal Reserve in almost a decade, the Credit Suisse … 952
Reports, Resources

The best ways to Invest in Gold

Before you get hold of gold it’s important to know the ins and outs of how to buy it – … 998

Credit Suisse The Global Wealth Report

In its sixth edition, the Credit Suisse Global Wealth Report offers a comprehensive portrait of global wealth, covering all regions … 1030
Resources, Video

Arithmetic, Population and Energy – Dr Albert Bartlett

A talk by Dr. Albert Bartlett on the impossibility of exponential growth on a finite planet. Professor Al Bartlett begins … 1133
Resources, Video

The Crash Course (video presentation)

Exponential growth and the implications for the economy and investment  The Crash Course video seminar is my attempt to synthesize—in a coherent, rigorously … 1002
Gold and Precious Metals

Is gold really “money”?

Gold had a great start to 2017. As we edge over the line of the first quarter the gold price … 1149
Outside the Box

The World, 50 years from now

A couple of weeks ago, I sat down for a game of Risk, something I haven’t done since university. Risk … 552
Banking in the EU

Europe shoots itself in the foot….again

Floor of the New York Stock Exchange 1963
Geisha are traditional, female Japanese entertainers whose skills include performing various Japanese arts such as classical music and dance.

No silver bullet for Japanese Stocks