Learn To Trade Successfully in a Market Slump

Gold versus Trading Stocks Wow! The S&P 500 lost 4% of its value since October 1st. That’s about $1.3 trillion. Don’t panic and trade away all your positions just yet. Think before you trade: how can I make money when the stock market goes down? That’s where we come in! We spent the week researching companies, trying to find a trade that has both growth […]

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Living & Investing in a World of Negative Interest Rates

Living & Investing in a World of Negative Interest Rates

At many of the world’s central banks, setting key interest rates is the primary tool for conducting monetary policy. Their goal? Stabilize economic activity. When central bankers are worried about inflation or an economy expanding too quickly, they can raise rates. This increases the cost of borrowing, giving households and businesses more reason to save. In the midst of an economic recession, central banks can […]

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What are IPO’s & What Does Share Dilution Mean

What are IPO’s & What Does Share Dilution Mean

Often lost in the conversation among amateur investors is the purpose of issuing stocks (IPOs). In an IPO, companies sell equity and list shares on the public market. Learning why a corporation issues shares and the consequences such actions have is critical for any investor. What is a share? A share of stock in a corporation is merely a finance term for owning a portion […]

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Learn How To Invest In An IPO

Learn How To Invest In An IPO

The life of a stock is an eventful one, and it all starts at its IPO. Let’s take a deeper look as we step closer towards achieving financial fluency. What is an IPO? An IPO is an acronym for initial public offering. This represents a company’s first sale of stock to public investors. For instance, Uber has raised private capital; hence, you cannot find Uber […]

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