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Diving for coins
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2016

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The case for investing in government bonds seems weak to me. For many countries, the yields are broadly similar to savings products. Why take the risk of declining bond values? I took the above chart from this Pension Partners article, … Continue reading → The post Is cash more attractive than government bonds? appeared first on Diving for coins. ...
Posted: May 25 2018 @ 6:26 AM
The Washington Post published a great article today on the relationship between happiness and where people live. Photo by Robin Benzrihem on Unsplash It’s based on the findings from a Canadian study, which analysed 400,000 survey responses from 1,200 communities across the country. We … Continue reading → The post Happiness is where the home is appeared first on Diving for coins. ...
Posted: May 20 2018 @ 12:25 PM
Photo by Michał Parzuchowski on Unsplash Index funds are amazing.  Low fees, market matching returns and negligible transaction costs. In theory, we can use these products to keep investment simple and boring, and look forward to a comfortable retirement But we are human, and … Continue reading → The post You know you should keep investing boring, but face it you like to gamble appeared first on Diving for coins. ...
Posted: May 19 2018 @ 10:49 AM
Jesus In Taiwan I reviewed my investment portfolio this week. This generally entails: Checking asset allocation against my plan Digging a bit deeper into the individual holdings, to make sure I understand what I am invested in In my portfolio … Continue reading → The post ishares MSCI Emerging Market ETF is a whole lot of China, banks and tech stocks appeared first on Diving for coins. ...
Posted: May 04 2018 @ 9:34 AM
Ahmad Ossayli Some concise articles for your weekend reading: Do all-in-one funds make it easier to stick to an investing strategy?  Lebanon’s messed-up political system Why investing is like dieting  …and a good chart from Eddy Elfenbein on how tobacco … Continue reading → The post Weekend reads: investing, eating, smoking and the Paris of the Middle East appeared first on Diving for coins. ...
Posted: Apr 20 2018 @ 11:20 AM
Another type of German machine – Photo by Ben Shanks on Unsplash I just listened to an excellent interview from the FT’s Alphachat crew with German economist Marcel Fratzscher. It explores the truths and myths of the German economy. I was particularly surprised … Continue reading → The post How good is the German economic machine? appeared first on Diving for coins. ...
Posted: Mar 25 2018 @ 3:48 PM
A week ago, I wrote that the “melt-up” might be beginning. Well, since then the financial media have gone into melt down mode. Talking heads have been buying stockpiles of food at Costco. The end is nigh. Perma-bears have come … Continue reading → The post Relax. Take it easy. It’s as if I’m terrified, as if I’m scared. Relax. appeared first on Diving for coins. ...
Posted: Feb 06 2018 @ 2:55 PM
Portraits of Persian creatives.   I like long form interviews, whether it be podcasts or print. Below are some of the podcasts I’ve been listening to recently: The Meb Faber Show (Investing) The Joe Rogan Experience (Everything) The East Africa … Continue reading → The post Words from the wise appeared first on Diving for coins. ...
Posted: Feb 03 2018 @ 11:50 AM
Two things caught my eye over the past couple of days. 1. Bloomberg article outlining that the world is definitely risk-on. The S&P 500 is up 7.5% this month already Markets are up. Time to go boat hunting. 2. US personal savings … Continue reading → The post Is January the beginning of the melt-up? appeared first on Diving for coins. ...
Posted: Jan 29 2018 @ 1:56 PM
Packer & Co. is an Australian based investment firm. They received some media attention recently, thanks to a blunt assessment of the Australian economy (more on that later). I checked out their website and was surprised to find half-yearly investor letters since … Continue reading → The post Do you have the rarest skill in investing? appeared first on Diving for coins. ...
Posted: Jan 23 2018 @ 2:52 PM

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