Has Trump taken the shine off gold?

Judging by past evidence, Donald Trump’s motto could be “Build it then gild it”. Trump’s penthouses, planes, casinos and hotels …

Where should you put your money?

We live in difficult times for investors. Practically all major asset classes are richly valued in most developed markets. Yields …

Let’s print more money!

Last night, as I uncomfortably jetted southwards across the Atlantic ocean, a reminder of our strange times was hitting the …

Bond market or black hole?

“Black hole” noun: A region of space having a gravitational field so intense that no matter or radiation can escape. …

Keep the red flags flying high

It’s been revealed that left wing French president Francois Hollande has been paying US$10,000 a month to have a personal …

Can robots invest?

What would you get if you crossed a software geek with a financial nerd? Most likely it would be what’s …

“Eating at home is free.”

“Eating at home is free.” So began the dinner conversation with my ten year old daughter and nine year old …