Adding uncorrelated asset classes gives the benefit of diversification to your portfolio. This article explores the various asset classes.
Taking a look at the economic impact of COVID-19
Will Irish Domiciled ETFs remain a low cost and tax efficient option after Brexit? Seems likely in the short term but things might change in the long term.
Asset allocation depends on your risk appetite, you ability to take risk and your needs. It is often the most important thing which you can control in your investments.
People start hoarding when they panic. Is this irrational or completely rational? Game theory might give us a clue
Sometimes, we value things we own more than what we would pay for if we did not own them. This is the kind of bias we should be aware of.
When aiming for average is better. I explore the reasons for retail investors to choose passive investing as their optimal investing strategy.
Everyone loves a buffet. At least I do. Modern day investing is like a buffet - we have so many different kinds of investment products to choose from. Let us look at the most common and popular investment products: Mutual Funds (or Unit Trusts) vs Exchange-Traded Funds (ETF) Funds: The Buffets of Securities If all… Continue reading Mutual Funds and Exchange-Traded Funds
Forgive me for the clickbait-ish title. Despite what it says, the topics I would like to highlight are irrational behavior in financial markets and a quick analysis of the coronavirus situation. This is not another prediction of a 2020 market crash. It has been on the news lately, the coronavirus also known as the Wuhan… Continue reading Pandemic and Panic: Will Coronavirus Crash the Market?
Questions to Ask Before Retiring Early You may have heard of FIRE movement. FIRE (Financial Independence Retire Early) is a lifestyle movement whose goal is financial independence and retiring earlyWikipedia While retiring early is certainly appealing, especially if you really hate your job now, this is really not the message I want to get across… Continue reading Questions to Ask Before Retiring Early