22pc in 30 months

We are pleased to announce that another Fixed Income investment has matured last week after just 30 months in operation. In addition to receiving their full capital back, our clients are due to receive cash returns of 22% overall.

November 27, 2019

12pc in 18 months

12% Cash Returns in 18 MonthsWe are pleased to announce that another Fixed Income Note from Natixis S.A., has matured last week after just 18 months in operation. In addition to receiving their full capital back, our clients invested in this note are due to receive cash returns of 12% in 18 months. Our clients were invested

November 27, 2019

10pc in 12 months

10% Cash Returns in 12 MonthsWe are pleased to announce that another Fixed Income Note from BNP Paribas, has matured last week after just 12 months in operation. In addition to receiving their full capital back, our clients invested in this note are due to receive cash returns of 10% in 12 months. Our clients were invested

November 27, 2019

Why Investing In Bonds Is Not As Safe As You Think It is

Investing in bonds is not easy and safe as people think it is. There are a number of risks involved. While the first 5 risks are well-known, the last two and are more important in my humble opinion. These risk of investing in bonds are:Interest rate riskReinvestment riskCall RiskDefault RiskInflation RiskPortfolio Concentration RiskOpportunity Cost RiskInterest Rate

August 27, 2019

Markets are falling - Should you exit your investment portfolio now

Yield curves have inverted, recession is expected soon, this recession will be worse than the last !!! It’s all doom and gloom, or is it? Sharp falls in market prices generally make headlines across all media. And no sooner when the index falls, predictions of more doom start pouring in from all corners. Clearly, the mood is

August 22, 2019

Why Investing To Achieve Financial Goals Is Better Than Investing For Returns

The two basic approaches to get your money working for you are:Investing for returns, &Investing to achieve financial goalsInvesting For ReturnsThis is a common way of investing for short-term investors who look at returns over and above inflation to justify the risk of investing. There is no clearly defined financial goals apart from getting ‘X’

July 9, 2019

DIY Investing Vs Good Financial Advice

My rant about ‘The Investment Guru from Canada’This article is going to generate a lot of ‘controversy’, so here I go…Just the other day, a long-time client of mine and a good friend called me up and said ‘He wanted to meet me, and discuss a few things’. I thought this was a normal request, so

May 7, 2019

2.35pc in 3 months

2.35% Cash Returns in 3 MonthsWe are pleased to announce that another Fixed Income Note from Societe Generale, France has matured this week after just 3 months in operation. In addition to receiving their full capital back, our clients invested in this note are due to receive cash returns of 2.35% in 3 months. Our clients were

April 16, 2017