Greetings from Barcelona! I haven’t been here since my parents brought me, almost 30 years ago and so much has changed, but much remains true to its rich heritage, part of which is also responsible for Spain’s economic woes. In some instances the working day is around 9.30am till 1.00pm, with a couple of hours… Read More
With global investors hungry for yields, the topic of Emerging Markets has popped up recently. Fueling this desire are the headlines of Cuba potentially opening up to international investment following US President Barrack Obama stating he will remove the South American country from a terrorist list, opening up the door for removing the trade embargo… Read More
How the weather impacts your stock market investments. Will the ASX grind to a halt due to TC Marcia?
As the severe Tropical Cyclone Marcia hit the shores near Yeppoon in North Queensland last week, the phenomenal stock market rally that has provided a +8% gain year to date, slowed in momentum. History has proven that natural disasters can have a direct impact on economic prosperity. Midday on Friday 20th Feb, the ASX200 index… Read More
5 critical steps that our clients are following to help them bank money and how you can avoid missing out on the next opportunity by following the same.
A couple of weeks ago, I nipped over to Chicago for a couple of days. Now I appreciate for some, this may sound a little bit bonkers – you know – a 28,700 km round trip for less than 48 hours on the ground. However, perception and reality can be two very different things. Can… Read More