Three best-selling books every investor should read

Investing in learning to invest can reap exponentially higher returns than directly starting to put your money on the line, without any prior knowledge. As Warren Buffett has rightly said “risk comes from not knowing what you are doing”...

Five ETF portfolio strategies to sail through volatility

Highlights Adding blue-chip ETFs to the portfolio never goes out of fashion in the investing world. Investors should keep some spare cash at hand during market correction to buy ETFs at a lower price. Investors must research well to find the h...

Why tracking volume is a key factor in stock analysis

Highlights Stock volume refers to the number of shares being traded over a given period of time and illustrates the forces of demand and supply in action. Volume is used to validate the price behaviour. Abnormally high volume in a stock tells ...

Planning retirement? Here’s how to tackle inflation risk

Highlights A spike in inflation can pose serious challenges for retirees. Retirees require an income source which can easily adjust to a rise in consumer prices. Investment returns are critical for retirees since most retirees don’t add ...

US rate hike: How Australians can prepare if RBA follows suit

Highlights  Australians are now expecting a rate hike anytime soon after the US Fed raised rates on Wednesday. The US Fed announced a 0.25% hike in its benchmark short-term interest rate. Rate hikes lead to higher loan rates for many...

International Women’s Day: Here’s how to become financially smarter

Today, women have more decision-making power related to financial issues in most countries. They earn more, control wealth, and establish themselves in every field whether it's related to sports, politics, law, medicine, or business. In this articl...

How are bond prices related to the stock market?

Highlights In general, the bond market is inversely proportional to the stock market An ideal portfolio has a judicious mix of both, and the ratio of this asset allocation has a vast impact on the portfolio’s performance. However, this i...

5 must-read crypto trading tips for beginners

Highlights People all over the world are charmed into investing in the volatile, yet much-hyped cryptocurrency market. Potential investors and beginners must undertake a careful study of the crypto market and the desired crypto, which would hel...

5 best trading apps in UK

As inflation is rising unexpectedly and lower interest rates on saving accounts can’t keep up with the rising inflation, investing in shares or other assets is very crucial. The first step to start trading or investing in stocks, mutual fund...

What is the difference between stocks & bonds?

Highlights  Stocks are the securities that a company issues to investors for growing and expanding their business. Bonds function as a loan to a company that provides interest income to investors. Bonds work like a debt instrument whereas...