Investing Strategies

Giant Trading Losses – What not to do. Chapter 1: The London Wha...

In this series, we shall examine some famous trading losses. And note down what not to do in our own operations. ...
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In the Long Run Long-Term Government Bonds Are Safe, But We Are a Long...

Earlier in the year the Swiss National Bank, Switzerland’s central bank, released its latest report. While reading the news covering the...
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Patients, Not Patents, Will Shape Life Science

Why M&A strategy focusing on selling low-margin business inhibits innovation, lowers entry barriers, dilutes expertise, and weakens patient ties In the last...
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September is the Stock Market’s Worst Month: What Will You Buy?

Let’s Revisit What Ray Dalio, Warren Buffett, Saudi Fund, and Tiger Global Purchased during the Downturn We have already seen multiple days...
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September Blues: The Role of Statistics and Psychology in Financial Ma...

September has arrived. For market participants it is not only the time to return to their offices after summer vacation, but...
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APY vs APR: What’s the Difference?

The cost of borrowing money can be confusing. There are so many different loan terms and conditions that it’s easy to...
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I Figured Out How to Predict the Stock Market — and Still Lost M...

I created the holy grail, everything one could wish for — but learned quite an expensive lesson regardless. Background To understand what I...
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Saudi Wealth Fund Just Bought $7B Worth of Growth Stocks: Top 10 Purch...

PIF has been buying growth stocks recently. Should you? Saudi’s largest sovereign wealth fund is Public Investment Fund (PIF). They are the...
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Eurovision, King Dollar, Bitcoin, and Other Victims of Popularity

To be honest, I have never watched the Eurovision Song Contest. For our readers living outside Europe, I can explain that...
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Why Bed, Bath and Beyond was Never a Cheap Stock

Bed, Bath, and Beyond made it in the news a lot recently, and not for a good reason too. A loss...
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The Ultimate Guide to Automating Value Investing

I never dreamed to be a value investor. To be honest, I dreamed of living a simple life with as minimal...
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The Gold Standard, the Golden Jubilee, and the Role of Gold in an Inve...

It came as no surprise to me that in today’s information-saturated world the jubilee of one of the most important economic events...
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