How are Bitcoins valued?

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, chances are you’ve probably heard of Bitcoin. Bitcoin is a digital currency that does not exist in any kind of physical form. Unlike …

5 Financial SaaS Metrics Explained

“If you can’t measure it, you can’t improve it” – Lord Kelvi. What’s common among Markafoni, Omni, and GroupSpaces? These are startups that failed due to premature scaling. According to …

The Drawbacks of Day Trading

Many ‘get rich quick’ schemes on the web currently holding up day trading as an easy way to make a quick buck. But there are drawbacks of day trading that these …

Day Trading – A Beginners Guide

Day trading is a fast-paced, technically demanding and potentially lucrative form of investing. It carries prestige and risk in equal measure. This is the Financial Expert beginners guide to day …

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 about an upcoming product that is not yet available. Information is based upon the little publicly available information about Further …

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, where 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 a peer to peer lending platform, you may have been asked to certify whether you are a ‘Sophisticated Investor.’ …

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 …