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Asset Allocation

The week ahead: US "BIG" jobs report, PMI numbers and earnings in focus

Read the key events to monitor for the week which starts on May 3, 2021.  

Asset Allocation

Strong economic growth, rising earnings, easy monetary policy - our top 10 stories of the week.

Read the 10 stories to remember from the week which ended April, 30th 2021.  

CryptocurrenciesDeFi

How MakerDAO facilitates pure peer-to-peer online lending

The MakerDAO project offers users a decentralized peer- to- peer lending mechanism by which to borrow funds in such a way that is inflation protected. We explore how the protocol runs and some use cases.

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The boom of virtual real estate

Digital buildings and land that you can buy and sell in virtual games as NFTs for hundreds of thousands of dollars? No, you are not dreaming, this is all real.

Entertainment

Pet stocks are not just pandemic stocks—who let the dogs out?

While quarantines may have stirred people’s desires to own pets, pet stocks should not be strictly categorized as covid-era stocks—after all, cats and dogs tend to live at least a decade!

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ESG investing is getting trendier by the month

We have never seen more inflows towards ESG funds. Aside from ethics, is this a good trend for investors in terms of returns, and where is this trend going?

MacroBanks

Houston, we have a problem! The velocity of M2 money has plunged to an all time low

A bitter observation: the gigantic injections of liquidity are piling up on banks' balance sheets. With little effect on the real economy.

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What the Walmart investment in Cruise says about retail

Cruise, a General Motors company, bagged a $750M investment from Walmart. Why is a major retail company investing in autonomous car technology? Autonomy has many faces, but three words stand out: automation, logistics and cost-savings.

Asset Allocation

The week ahead: The Fed, taxes and a deluge of earnings (Apple, Tesla, Amazon, Alphabet, Facebook, etc.)

Read the key events to monitor for the week which starts on April 26, 2021.  

Asset Allocation

Crypto carnage, The Tax Fear, Upbeat Earnings - our top 10 stories from last week

Read the 10 stories to remember from the week which ended April 23rd, 2021.  

StocksBitcoinBlockchain

Galaxy Digital’s stock price skyrocketed: is it at risk now?

You could say it’s been a good time for investors in Galaxy Digital since last July - the stock price is up 1,800%! But what does this company do, and can they withstand lower cryptocurrency prices?

ESG investing

Earth Day: an opportunity to rethink your green investment strategy

Today is Earth Day, the day that we show our support to the protection of the environment. We thought you might want to celebrate by looking at how you could make your portfolio just a little greener! Actually, it is quite straightforward.

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Petco produced a best-in-breed Q1--more upside ahead?

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Accelerating oil demand will shrink global glut according to OPEC

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Basel committee seeks more rigour around crypto regulation

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