16th May 2016
You have just bagged the biggest bonus of your career and are wondering where to splurge. Add a second car to your collection? Maybe grab that Rolex Yacht Master? Our advice is, none of them.
12th May 2016
Oil and gold are two commodities that run our world. We take a closer look at the two commodities and their future outlook, finding an answer to the question: Is it the right time to invest?
3rd May 2016
There are numerous reasons why you should choose to invest in commodities. But what are commodities, and how do they compare with other asset classes and securities? We find out.
2nd May 2016
Firstly congratulations on making it to the million dollars mark. You can now begin your journey to becoming one of the 1,800 billionaires on earth today with some smart investing.
18th April 2016
Whether you are looking at a simple bank account, a private pension arrangement, or a friend’s start-up company, investment decisions need to be based on a plan.
Bitcoin and Blockchain are two hot topics. Goldman Sachs says the Bitcoin's underlying technology – Blockchain. But what is Blockchain? And what has it to do with the cryptocurrency Bitcoin?
17th March 2016
If you are living outside of the UK but hold British assets, you may be worried about the possible impact of Brexit on your investments. We look at how Brexit could affect your investments.
28th September 2015
In the new world of pension freedom, anyone from the age of 55 has the flexibility to access their pension pots and offers the liberty to make their own choices about how they use their savings.
24th May 2015
The US stock market, measured by the S&P500 index, has returned over 200% since its 666 "devil's low" in March 2009. Stocks in most other regions have done similarly well.
29th March 2015
With a reputation of one of the most dynamic global financial centres, it is no wonder that the UAE, and particularly Dubai, offer plenty of investment opportunities.
5th March 2015
On 24 February the British FTSE 100 index surpassed its 1999 high. Major indices in the US, including the S&P 500 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average, are also at all-time highs.
15th January 2015
Hedge funds have significant benefits, such as higher returns, low correlation to traditional investment products and access to a wide range of assets and unusual trading strategies.
13th January 2015
Hedge funds have become increasingly popular in the last twenty years, as investors have discovered the benefits of adding them to their portfolios. This article explains the most significant ones.
11th January 2015
To many people hedge funds are a mysterious part of the financial industry. Even many financial professionals don't understand what exactly hedge funds do.
6th January 2015
There is no perfect offshore company location. Different jurisdictions have different advantages and disadvantages. When selecting one, there are a number of factors that should be considered.
28th December 2014
Large banks now have sizeable departments focusing solely on Islamic financial services and some universities have started to offer courses and entire programs in Islamic finance.
17th January 2012
The Economist is out with an updated version of their Big Mac index showing the world’s currencies price based on the world famous McDonald’s sandwich.