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 …

“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 …

The new gold buyers

Everyone should own some physical gold. In a “good” world – with vast, fast growing, gold-hungry emerging markets like India …

This is how the wealthy invest

OfWealth has a recommended portfolio allocation for liquid (easily traded), financial investments. As such it excludes physical real estate but …

What to look out for in 2017

We’re about to creep carefully into 2017. With US stocks in a bubble, and bonds still diving, investors will need …

What did we learn in 2016?

Every year has its twists and turns. But 2016 arguably had more than usual. The political and media establishments are …