Did you know?

Did you know?

Human endeavour wins every time The graph above plots the American share market since 1871. The long term trend has to be up, so long as the free market exists. The math makes this so. You can see higher and lower than average periods, sharp falls and upwards spikes....
Humans are programmed to avoid risk

Humans are programmed to avoid risk

Over tens of thousands of years, humans have developed this trait and for most instances in life it has been very useful (in the early days it stopped us getting eaten or being drowned). When it comes to investing however, successful investors embrace risk. Yes, it is...
Einstein was right!

Einstein was right!

The power of compounding interest truly is incredible. Bank of America found that if an investor missed the S&P 500?s (index) 10 best performing ‘up’ days in each decade from 1930, their total returns would be just 91% after 80+ years. This can result...
Bonus Bond Wind-up

Bonus Bond Wind-up

One of our team quipped that ?gaining a half decent payout from these bonds was like laying bricks end to end the length of NZ with your one painted white and then having a blind man randomly tapping his cane on yours as the winner?. Despite this ?hope? has always...
Milestone Fund Manager Insight Series – Insync

Milestone Fund Manager Insight Series – Insync

A specialist Global Equities Manager based in Sydney. Monik Kotecha their CIO shares his insight of the profound changes facing businesses globally… PIZZAS to POWER STATIONS “From around 2007 something shifted the speed and acceleration of change. We call...