There’s nothing like a bear market to bring out the doomsters and hindsight heroes. Throw in a global pandemic, and it seems half the population is walking around with a sandwich board proclaiming the end of the world is nigh. Actually, that does a disservice to the bloke on the High Street reading Revelations aloud. […]

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What caught my eye this week. There are so many unanswered questions at this stage of the coronavirus pandemic and COVID-19 crash: How many people in the UK have already had coronavirus? (I suspect huge numbers, but what do I know…) Will Boris Johnson be a better or worse PM giving orders over Zoom? Can […]

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What caught my eye this week. I have seen a few stock market corrections and crashes up close. Yet it still amazes me the speed with which everything changes. One minute (actually it felt like one decade) you’re arguing with people who proclaim that high-quality government bonds have become riskier than shares, or that the […]

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You know how Batman is a superhero without any superpowers? How he’s just a smart dude with loads of money? Well he probably earned a chunk of that money through pound-cost averaging – the superpower for smart dudes. Okay, work with me here… You may not be feeling like much of a hero right now. […]

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