31st Oct 2018

When Hubris Grows, Can a Market Crash Be Far Behind?

“Hubris … extreme or foolish pride or dangerous overconfidence” (Wikipedia)   There is so much information going around that it is almost impossible to see through […]
8th Jan 2019

What Is a Valuation Worth? The Art of Valuing Assets and Businesses

Recently the artist Banksy put up for auction a work called “Girl with Balloon”. It was sold for GBP860,000. No sooner had it been sold than […]
8th Jan 2019

Interest Rates in 2019 – Which Way Will They Go and Why?

“Prediction is very difficult, especially if it is about the future” (Nils Bohr – Nobel Laureate) Normally the market and economic commentators react favourably to interest […]
6th Jan 2020

How To Detect and Dodge Financial Scams

“If it sounds too good to be true, it probably is” (wise old adage) In the USA, $40 billion is lost every year to scammers. When […]