Exchange rate movements impact returns when a change in the value of one currency against another currency leads to a rise or fall in the value of an asset. [...]
Published On: March 2, 2021|4.5 min read|
Investing and Home Country Bias
Home country bias happens when investors are over-exposed to domestic equities in their investment portfolio. Home country bias refers to investors' tendency to favor companies from their own country [...]
Published On: September 3, 2020|4 min read|
Goldilocks & the Bulls & Bears…. Is the Stock Market Just Right?
Who would have predicted the stock market rising to record highs, in the middle of a recession, with US double-digit unemployment? At the close of March 2020, Warren Buffets Berkshire [...]
Published On: February 27, 2020|2.8 min read|
The Market Has No Memory..
The below article is written by David Booth, the Executive Chairman and Founder of Dimensional Fund Advisers. I have worked in finance for over 50 years, and it seems [...]
Published On: November 15, 2019|4.3 min read|
The Randomness of Global Equity Returns
Investment opportunities exist all around the globe. Across more than 40 countries, there are over 15,000 publicly traded companies. If you listen to the news, however, some countries may [...]
Published On: May 13, 2019|7.4 min read|
Why It’s All About The Evidence.
I asked my trainer the other day, whether I should be taking certain supplements to help me on my quest to get healthier. Nothing out of the ordinary. You [...]
Published On: March 11, 2019|5 min read|
How to pick a financial adviser in Dubai
Who are the best financial advisers in Dubai? And how do you go about selecting the right adviser for you? Regulation in Dubai The very first thing you need [...]
Published On: March 11, 2019|0.9 min read|
Awarded best financial adviser firm in the UAE
The awards just keep on coming! Today (November 14th 2018) we were named as Best Financial Adviser Firm. A fantastic day for us all at AES International. We were [...]
Published On: March 1, 2019|0.5 min read|
Worried about market volatility?
Investors as a whole tend to act on impulse and often volatility will see investors rush to sell. When your investments form a well diversified, low cost portfolio you will be in the [...]
Published On: March 11, 2018|3.3 min read|
Evidence based and factor based investing
Most investing can be considered, either: emotional, reactionary or noise-driven. Investors often hunger for an inside scoop on what the market will do based on an event, be it [...]