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, as reflected in market momentum, become all that works? Further reflecting on the stock market, fundamental stock selection based on earnings More...

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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...

By Loknath Das On Monday, April 9th, 2018
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How to make sure you’re investing with the right robo-advisor

You may want to take another look at your robo-advisor to make sure you’re investing with the right platform. As existing robo-advisors switch up or add new offerings and new entrants come into the market, More...

By Loknath Das On Monday, April 9th, 2018
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How much risk can you take when investing? Here’s how to find out

Roopali Gupta and her husband are software professionals. Unsure of how much risk they were capable of taking, the two have parked all their money in bank deposits. However, they do realise that in order to More...