Posts In Investments
There are mumblings in some financial circles that a stock market crash is imminent. Have the markets been too good to us? Perhaps now is the moment to stop and think about how your portfolio would ride the storm of a crash. Paul Dodd investigates.
Carl Turner chooses his favourite tips from Warren Buffett, widely considered to be the world's greatest investor.
Poorly performed funds can drag your entire portfolio down. Carl Turner introduces, 'Spot the Dog' the guide that names and shames the worst offenders.
There are key pieces of timeless wisdom which apply to all investors whether you have thousands or millions to invest, and I come back to these time and time again. Here are some pearls of wisdom of some of the most successful investors ever!
Carl Turner looks at some sage advice from investment gurus that you can apply to your own savings and investments.
If you put a tuk tuk driver in a Formula One car he is unlikely to get on the podium. It's the same with investments, if they are not performing there could be a problem with with the management. Does your portfolio have the right driver?
Are negative interest rates and a deflationary environment the future and what does it mean for your savings? Infinity's Trevor Keidan explains.
The Brexit vote affects many more people than just the British. Carl Turner takes a look at how the result of the UK's referendum has ramifications for the EU and far beyond.
The shock UK Brexit vote has created volatility and uncertainty in world markets and many people are considering whether they should liquidate their investments. Infinity's Carl Turner warns against precipitate action.
Infinity's Adam Kemp takes a look at the issue of timing and investment strategy.
Infinity's Adam Kemp examine four factors of successful investing during volatile market conditions.
Adam Kemp explains why Infinity's partnership with investment manager Tilney Bestinvest delivers the desired results for his clients.
In his debut blog post, Infinity's Adam Kemp takes a look at diversification and how it can help you reduce investment risk.
When markets yo-yo investors get nervous. Infinity's Carl Turner explains why you should resist the urge to look at the short term.
Are you concerned about your investment portfolio? Get a second opinion from Infinity's Carl Turner
Is it something in the Hong Kong air making financial advisers disappear? Infinity's Lynda Calver investigates.
When the markets are in a state of high volatility it helps to know exactly what’s in your portfolio. Infinity’s Andrew Toop explains how his personal RAISE financial health check can identify where you are exposed to excessive risk, help re-balance your portfolio to protect your capital and identify a clear strategy to move forward.
Frightening headlines and plummeting markets are enough to make any investor nervous but is selling the right thing to do?
Infinity's Trey Archer examines the volatility that is currently gripping world markets and has some advice of how to come through it in good shape.
Is it time to get off the market rollercoaster? Infinity's Sam Barrie takes a look at volatile world markets and answers the question as to whether it is best to stay in or get out.
Infinity's Paul Dodd explains why a well-diversified portfolio is absolutely key to successful investment.
During times of market volatility and falling prices we all get jumpy but as Infinity's Lynda Calver explains the wise investor stays calm and waits for recovery.
The Rand is bumping along at close to its lowest ever value against the dollar with no prospect of a turnaround in sight. Infinity's Carl Turner examines what this means for South African expatriate investors.
Infinity's Carl Turner explains why he is pleased his clients had award winning active asset management in place when the world's stock markets plummeted on 'Black Monday'
Lynda Calver examines investor's eternal dilemma of how to balance risk and returns.
Gold is worth 40% less than its 2011 high, severely denting the wealth of those who invested heavily and still retain significant holdings in the precious metal. Infinity's Cart Turner takes a look at why gold is shining less brightly.
Lynda Calver takes a look at the issue of investors being left high and dry after being abandoned by their financial adviser.
Lynda Calver looks at the human tragedy of the Greek financial crisis and explains how to protect your own savings and investments from the effects of contagion.
Trevor Keidan provides some pointers on how to approach saving and investing.
Trevor Keidan explains why Bestinvest is the perfect solution for expatriates looking to save and invest with confidence.
Ben Bennett highlights the unethical practice of double-dipping clients for charges which is endemic in the offshore financial industry.
When it comes to investments if it looks too good to be true then it probably is! Paul Dodd explains.
Carl Turner warns of the importance regularly checking on the performance of the individual funds in your portfolio. As the latest edition of 'Spot the Dog' (published by our partner Tilney Bestinvest) demonstrates, there are plenty of 'dog funds' out there.
In the last of his current series of posts on investing and the markets Carl Turner explains why discipline and staying power is the route to success.
Carl Turner takes a detailed look at dollar cost averaging and compares it over a 20 year period with the results of other investment strategies.
Carl Turner explains why investing for the long term is better than chasing short term returns.
Carl Turner looks at the consequences of a 'dog' fund staying in your portfolio and explains why you should regularly review the performance of your investments.
Letting your emotions take over is inadvisable when it comes to your investments. Infinity's Carl Turner looks at how listening to all those inner voices can cause investors to make poor decisions in addition to losing sleep at night.
Paul Dodd takes a look at ethical investments and finds that far from being an issue of black and white there are fifty shades of grey.
Carl Turner takes a look the principle of diversification and why it is a crucial factor when considering investments.