Hunkering down may feel safe. But… most of the time the world moves on without you. All the opportunities go to those that stay in the game.
You should be pretty familiar with the Internet of Things by now. If not, it’s really just a world where everything connects to the cloud.
At least they owned up to their mistake. Perhaps the folks at Goldman Sachs are human after all. Who’d have thunk it?
Brent crude Oil, which Aussie producers receive for selling their product, is trading around US$30 per barrel.
Do you remember what the unravelling of the subprime crisis looked like? Contrary to what most people believe, the financial crisis didn’t begin in America.
In order for real earnings for stocks to match Wall Street’s estimates, earnings will have to increase by nearly 10%. Considering the average annual increase has only been 4.2% over the past three years, that seems unlikely.
Interest rates affect personal loans and the price you pay for goods, which are important to everyone. But if you’re an investor, interest rates have an even wider impact.
To unearth companies like Xero you have to be at events like Finovate to see them coming before the mainstream — before they’re public. I’ve already seen a number of small private companies demonstrating their fintech, who are going straight to my watch list.
Wars have an official start date, when someone fires the first shot. But they are usually years in the making. The new currency war is no different.
Right now it is extremely difficult to tell investors to remain bullish on emerging markets, not when emerging markets are at the core of this global crisis.