Category Archives: Investment Guide

3 Steps to Developing an Investor Mindset

Laura Cole July 10, 2020 In the wake of the coronavirus pandemic, the concept of investment may seem like it is something exclusive to disaster capitalists and those with a vast accumulation of wealth. Disaster capitalism is defined as the process of capitalising on a major geopolitical or socio-economic crisis, either through opportunistic policies (from … Continue reading 3 Steps to Developing an Investor Mindset

Startups Masquerading as Tech Firms is Not Paying Off For Investors

Daniel Payne — October 30, 2019 Last week The Atlantic published a piece about the bursting of the “not-come bubble”. They refer to the unicorn companies like Uber, Lyft, WeWork and Peloton which became overvalued by masquerading as tech firms. A few years ago, two major trends happened that in my mind, caused this bubble … Continue reading Startups Masquerading as Tech Firms is Not Paying Off For Investors

Using Velocity as a Management Instrument? Don’t Do It!

Michel van der Meulen — October 19, 2019 In organizations in which agile transitions take place, the ancient English proverb Blood is thicker than water is frequently appropriate. It is decided to adopt agile working, there is talk of Scrum, self-organizing teams, Sprints, standing meetings, sticky notes on the wall, etc. etc. Everybody has to … Continue reading Using Velocity as a Management Instrument? Don’t Do It!

Is Buy & Hold Investing Still Cool? 5 Great Reasons To Invest Not Trade

Barry David Moore — September 11, 2019 — September 11, 2019 What is a Buy and Hold Investor? A Buy & Hold Investor is a long-term investor who wants to accumulate assets and income over a 10 to 40-year time frame, with the minimum of effort. In recent times Buy & Hold has become unfashionable, … Continue reading Is Buy & Hold Investing Still Cool? 5 Great Reasons To Invest Not Trade

Want to Attract Investors? Step One, Build Your Online Presence.

Jim Anthony — August 29, 2019 Follow @JimSoMark — August 29, 2019 So, you’ve managed to make an impression on a potential investor. Congratulations, your 1% of the way home. What’s the first thing they are going to do if they are serious about a possible investment in your company or fund? They are going … Continue reading Want to Attract Investors? Step One, Build Your Online Presence.

Why You Shouldn’t Take Celebrity Investment Advice at Face Value

Brady Fletcher — May 21, 2019 Follow @tsx_tsxv — May 21, 2019 For the everyday investor, it can be tempting to look to celebrity investors like Warren Buffett as bastions of truth. These stock titans may appear to have an inside track on the market — and Buffett’s advice reportedly works for many — but … Continue reading Why You Shouldn’t Take Celebrity Investment Advice at Face Value