Betterment vs Wealthfront – Which Firm Is Perfect For You?

By | July 2nd, 2016|Reports, Reviews|

Betterment vs Wealthfront – Which Firm Is Perfect For You? Robo-advisors, like many other investments, can serve as the backbone for your life when you step into retirement. Although there are various options available today, it can sometimes become a tad difficult to make sense out of all the brouhaha. On top of that, some [...]

What’s new in the world of Robo Advisors

By | March 16th, 2016|Reports|

Fоr thоѕе оf уоu whо аrе bеіng іntrоduсеd tо thіѕ fоr thе fіrѕt tіmе, a rоbо Advіѕоr іѕ аn аutоmаtеd fее bаѕеd fіnаnсіаl аdvіѕоr. Hоw іt wоrkѕ іѕ, уоu аnѕwеr a few ԛuеѕtіоnѕ, gіvе thеm ассеѕѕ tо уоur ассоuntѕ, аnd thеу аutоmаtе уоur іnvеѕtmеnt ѕtrаtеgу. Thе rоbо-аdvіѕеrѕ hаvе ԛuісklу аttrасtеd a grоwіng number оf іnvеѕtоrѕ. [...]

Chinese Football Revolution: A New Kind of Investment

By | February 28th, 2016|Alternative Investments, News|

What is behind the Chinese football revolution? In late 2015, Chinese investors bought a 13% stake in the parent firm of Manchester City, a huge UK football club. This dragged China's renewed interest in football into the worldwide spotlight. While China is now the second largest economy in the world, it has never had much [...] — What Is It And Why Is It Growing?

By | February 22nd, 2016|Reports|

What Is Quantopian? Quantopian is a crowd-sourced hedge fund that offers a platform for users to build and test trading algorithms, for free. Once the algorithms go live, they can then form part of the hedge-fund, where outside investors put capital into the algorithms they think are best. Quantopian's self-declared goal is to unite algorithmic [...]

Best Robo Advisors: The Top 10 Right Now

By | February 4th, 2016|Reports|

Best Robo Advisors Robo Fund Advisors are slowly taking over the financial markets. These machines can increasingly do just as good a job with managing our money as traditional financial advisors. Or so they say, at any rate. Robo Advisors are automatic algorithms used to allocate and manage investments, and they are a big deal [...]

Emerging Cities: India and China’s New City States

By | January 29th, 2016|Reports|

Asia's Emerging Cities: the Smart List In January 2016, the Indian government announced a list of 20 cities to be developed as "smart cities". Top of the list was Bhubaneswar, followed by Pune and Jaipur. This "smart city" project doesn't stand alone. It's part of a growing trend of emerging cities across the world. In [...]

Chinese Jeju Emigration: Why China’s Millionaires Are Moving Out

By | January 28th, 2016|Alternative Investments|

Chinese Jeju Emigration in 2016 Chinese citizens can have a hard time finding permanent residence in other countries. In most cases Chinese people need to get a visa just to visit other nations. But Jeju Island is a major exception. The Chinese economy has been booming in recent years. Chinese Jeju emigration -- moving to [...]

Investment Companies — Who To Trust With Your Money?

By | January 25th, 2016|Knowledge Series|

Investment Companies -- An Overview Investment companies exist to invest other people's money. That may seem obvious but essentially that's it. They're there to make a single investment from you become part of a larger investment portfolio. Like mutual funds they're a sort of collective investment. They help you spread your risk and access opportunities [...]

Writing A Will: What You Need To Know Now

By | January 25th, 2016|Knowledge Series|

Writing A Will It's not necessarily something we want to think about. Your will is there to provide for your family after you're gone, and most of us hope that will be many years away. But the fact remains that anything could happen at any time, and if you haven't written a will, you can't [...]

What Is A Mutual Fund, And Should You Get One?

By | January 25th, 2016|Knowledge Series|

What Is A Mutual Fund? Mutual funds are some of the first things that pop up when new investors are looking for ways to start out, but what is a mutual fund, exactly? Well, essentially, a mutual fund is just what it sounds like -- it's a form of investment made up of multiple small [...]