Survey insight: What is everyone investing in?

Recently we surveyed our readers on where they like to invest it was found that most UAE residents invest in real estate (36.4%), some invest in commodities such as gold and silver (9.1%) and in other countries, people either don’t invest (36.4%) or they invest in the stock market (18.2%). Why are UAE investors interested in the real estate market More...

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By Loknath Das On Wednesday, August 29th, 2018
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Don’t Be An Investing Patsy

Poker players must have smiled when the great investor, Warren Buffett, quoted one of their aphorisms in a 1987 investor letter: “If you are sitting at a poker table for 30 minutes and can’t figure out who the More...

By Loknath Das On Monday, June 4th, 2018
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Investing – Has Context Become More Important Than Truth?

Source: Shutterstock I have been thinking about what is true—particularly in regard to investing.  Has all truth become contextual?  Does capturing truth matter—or has capturing the crowd reaction, More...

By Loknath Das On Monday, June 4th, 2018
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How blockchain investing can access technology without the volatility of cryptocurrencies

If investing in cryptocurrencies is too volatile for your tastes, consider the technology behind cryptocurrencies- blockchain technology. Many major companies are already investing in blockchain technology, and More...

By Loknath Das On Monday, June 4th, 2018
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Plum: this start-up wants to get millennials investing from just £1 a month

Plum is a money management chatbot that helps you save your money ( Plum ) When it comes to savings, millennials are often criticised for choosing to spend their money on sandwiches instead of housing More...

By admin On Sunday, May 27th, 2018
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Why Do Most Investors Fail?

The main goal of an investor is to buy something cheap and then sell at a higher amount. However, this is something that needs to be consistent. In so many situations investors end up making a few very good decisions More...

By Loknath Das On Friday, May 25th, 2018
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Small but mighty? Investing in smaller companies

When you hear stock market news, there’s often some mention of a tech goliath such as Facebook or Google. But as Goliath found out, bigger isn’t always better. Small caps are shares in the smallest companies More...

By Loknath Das On Friday, May 25th, 2018
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Podcast | Beginner’s Guide to Investing — Derivatives

In a letter to his shareholders in 2002, Buffet wrote, “In our view…derivatives are financial weapons of mass destruction, carrying dangers that, while now latent, are potentially lethal.” And as if that More...

By Loknath Das On Friday, May 25th, 2018
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The Truth About Investing

Invest Recently, I wrote a blog post titled “How I Plan to Invest.” Since then, I’ve spoked to quite a few people on their own approaches to investing. These conversations have been both interesting More...

By Loknath Das On Monday, May 21st, 2018
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Keyman insurance plan is meant only for select senior employees, while group term plan is a uniform benefit

Keyman insurance is meant to protect regular cash flows of a company due to death of a key person like a chief executive officer or sales head. Photo: Fanatic Studio As a company, should I buy keyman insurance More...