Most people associate interest rates with deposits, bonds, loans and mortgages, often forgetting the connection with every other asset. However, interest rates are connected across their full maturity spectrum and with all other asset returns.
The crypto market is highly volatile. However it represents a new way of living and doing business. It's not a new product or service but a complete redesign. Crypto represents a whole new way of doing things and the future will go through it.
Finding cheap stocks is no easy task because it's rather difficult to know what the fundamental, or intrinsic price of a stock is. Some will say Tesla is going to the moon from its current $680 price tag, others would argue that the current price is already discounting a hefty
In my daily activities I use some applications to help me conduct research, analyse markets and invest. Let me tell you what I use. A few years ago, when conducting research at the Faculty level, I was shocked when I found that a simple spreadsheet was to enough! I have
Investors have a temptation to jump from stock to stock seeking for the best opportunities, but most of the time this just leads underwater. Don’t waste your time when you can get market returns without any effort. I myself must admit how boring it is to buy stocks and
First published in 1973, Malkiel’s top selling book is still a must read for investors. While very well documented with empirical evidence, the book uses a simple language and logic which allows everyone to be able to understand it without any need for advanced technical knowledge. Due to the
Over long periods of time stocks clearly outperform bonds, but in the long-run we are all dead, right? John Maynard Keynes was interested about the short-term economic fluctuations because, even if the economy tends to an equilibrium in the long-run, the long-run is often too far away for us to
We can depart from Greenblatt’s Magic Formula to develop a very simple investment strategy, which can be applied by any individual investor with relative ease. The original Magic Formula is explained in Joel Greenblatt’s books The Little Book That Beats The Market  and The Little Book That
To what extent are life events driven by chance? Does it matter which shoe you put on first? Should you take decisions driven by a hunch? The answer isn’t easy but Max Gunther helps us understand. Life isn’t always simple and unlikely events do happen, which aren’t
Factors are replacing asset classes in portfolio construction. This book is a rigorous well-written guide to factor investing. It helps investor build more efficient portfolios. The conventional view groups assets into stocks, bonds, commodities, interest rates, money market, high yield, international equities, and so on. But, unfortunately, we have seen