Category Archives: Investment Guide

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

6 Tips for a Well Diversified Investment Portfolio

James Patterson — December 22, 2018 — December 22, 2018 When it comes to business, every move is always a risk. For you to secure the finances and longevity of your business, it’s essential to learn how to distribute your assets among numerous investments. This process is called investment diversification. Why Should You Diversify? Diversification … Continue reading 6 Tips for a Well Diversified Investment Portfolio

Taking A Second Look: Why Bigger is Not Always Better When it Comes to Investing

J. Frank Sigerson — December 5, 2018 — December 5, 2018 “Think big.” If you’re someone who wants to get their hands wet by dipping them into the world of investing, then chances are, you’ve already heard of that motto one too many times. In fact, it’s the motto that most successful investors live by. … Continue reading Taking A Second Look: Why Bigger is Not Always Better When it Comes to Investing

4 Reasons Your Business Should Consider Investing in Securities

Lilach Bullock — January 24, 2018 Follow @lilachbullock — January 24, 2018 Individual investors boost their incomes through investments all the time, whether they be stocks, bonds, or other securities. The same goes for large corporations who invest heavily in the stock market to generate additional income and increase their firm’s net worth. But, what … Continue reading 4 Reasons Your Business Should Consider Investing in Securities