Venture Capital Trusts (VCT) Explained

A venture capital trust is similar to an investment trust. They provide investors with generous tax incentives to encourage investment in a variety of small, unlisted companies. Disclaimer: Please note …

End of the Trend Strategy

When a trend reverses, it can happen in a number of ways. It could simply turn around, without any warning. In most instances a parabolic price run up is needed, …

Further Venture Capital Platform Review

This Further Venture Capital Platform Review is a placeholder page in anticipation of our upcoming review of the Further investment platform. The content is a unique article about about different …

How to Invest In Gold Using 7 Methods

Investing in commodities such as gold carries a high degree of risk due to the volatility of the market price. Perform detailed research and understand your risk tolerance before you …

Commodities Trading

This article about commodities trading is applicable worldwide unless stated otherwise. Investing in commodities is a risky and speculative activity, which may cause you to lose more capital than you originally invested …

How to Become a Financial Adviser (UK)

Becoming a financial adviser is a very rewarding experience. A financial planning career can provide you with a rich and varied experience that you would expect from a highly professionalised …

What is a Hedge Fund?

Hedge funds are pooled investments, whereby a number of investors entrust their money to a fund manager, who invests in various traded securities. Hedge fund managers will use active fund …

What is a Sophisticated Investor?

If you have recently chosen a stockbroker or signed up for peer to peer lending platforms, you may have been asked to certify whether you are a ‘Sophisticated Investor.’ This …

Commodities News and Data Sources

The efficient-market hypothesis may theorise otherwise, but all practitioners understand that performing thorough research will yield better results than picking out commodities investments at random. To support my ultimate guide …