Paul de La Baume

Paul de La Baume

BondsMacroAsset Allocation

How are central banks affecting your mortgage?

Wild currency moves and rapidly rising interest rates have added to the economic challenges consumers face. But how exactly do central banks affect your mortgage and what does the future hold? And as a homeowner, ...


AR/VR: the next frontier for tech giants?

The Augmented Reality (AR) market is expected to grow from USD22 billion in 2021 to USD88 billion in 2026, more than 30% annually. The tech giants are all involved, but who is leading the race?


Gaming: Opportunities hiding in plain sight?

Sales in the video gaming industry are tipped to grow by 50% in the next 5 years, with most of the growth coming from social & casual gaming. What could be the top trading opportunities to take advantage of ...


Are meme stocks back?

The meme stock phenomenon is visible again this year, with many “hyped” stocks with shaky fundamentals defying gravity. Are meme stocks back, and what could this tell us about recent retail participation in the ...


Innovation: a key driver for Apple

Despite the macro softness, Apple is showing resilience with new products launch acting as potential positive drivers for the stock. What are the new releases, and could innovations help drive the stock to new ...


Could Amazon disrupt healthcare?

Amazon has a strong track record in building new lines of business by starting with small acquisitions. Its latest push into healthcare is buying proximity primary care provider One Medical. Could amazon’s latest ...


Meta: primed for a bounce?

After shedding all its pandemic gains and more, expectations for META stock have been crushed. But after its steep fall, could it be primed for a bounce?


Could travel stocks make a comeback?

Travel businesses are not short of challenges: airports passenger caps, staff shortages, surging oil prices, health restrictions, and slower growth… but holiday-booking marketplaces are proving resilient as ...


Will Google’s fast-growing YouTube Shorts take over?

YouTube’s short-form video-sharing platform YouTube Shorts launched in the US just 15 months ago, but it is already soaring. Does it have the power to take on the competition and deliver significant sales for ...


Here’s why these 3 sports leaders could outperform

The market selloff took sports stocks down with it, as investors worry consumer spending could fizzle. But could these 3 global leaders, each unique, with a huge die-hard fan base, stage a ...

StocksAsset Allocation

What is Warren Buffett buying?

The recent top buys of one of the most successful investors could offer perspectives as the outlook is uncertain. And, could the Warren Buffett ‘formula’ help us step into his shoes, to attempt to highlight which ...


Could Elon Musk’s involvement with Twitter affect Tesla?

A lot has happened since Elon Musk offered to take Twitter private for USD44bn. Tesla investors are worried the deal could bring a dark cloud on Tesla, at a time when the billionaire’s focus may be critical to ...


12 hours ago

#stocks zoom higher after softer #inflation data #trading $SPY $QQQ

16 hours ago

#Gold: March is Best Month since July 2020! $GLD #trading

2 days ago

#Risk aversion for European bank shares continues #europe #stocks