3 vital lessons that the GFC taught us.

If you have 3 minutes, then read our uncomplicated, short and free crash course of the GFC. Every financial crisis teaches us invaluable lessons about the financial world, the stock market and how to make money. Here are 3 vital lessons that I learnt from the GFC that every young investor must understand.   Lesson […]

Demystifying Cryptocurrency – what is it and is it safe?

As an investor, my strategy is to analyse key financial information within a company as well as determine whether the stock is undervalued or if any PSE’s will allow for a nice entry price. So it’s fair to say writing on a Cryptocurrency such as Bitcoin would not be my area of expertise, however I […]

Breaking down the fundamentals of financial derivatives

Before I start, I am obliged to remind our viewers that this is not advice only general commentary from my extensive research in this area. What is a Derivative Security? A Derivative Security is a financial instrument whose value depends on the underlying asset. Examples of Derivative Securities are: Futures Forwards Options Swaps Examples of […]

A hitchhiker’s guide to the stock market – by William Banham

For the most part, the stock market is seen to be a harsh mistress with an unforgiving track record. For someone who has never invested, or even looked at the market, establishing a basic understanding is so important, because most people are indirectly involved as it is. If you have ever held a job, your […]