The race to find climate change solutions: 3 investment opportunities

Climate change – which can be defined as the rise in global temperatures accelerated by human-induced emissions of greenhouse gases and the resulting large-scale shifts in weather patterns – is one of the biggest challenges the world faces today.  Over the last century, humans have had an unprecedented impact on the earth’s climate system andContinue reading “The race to find climate change solutions: 3 investment opportunities”

Oil Roundup: First half of 2021

At the onset of the Covid-19 pandemic, specifically between February thru April 2020, oil plummeted to less than $20 per barrel. The black gold, which had been trading above $60 just two months prior, was now feeling the brunt of the lockdowns imposed throughout the world. With air travel significantly reduced, cars being used less,Continue reading “Oil Roundup: First half of 2021”

Electric vehicle stocks: the competition is heating up

It is no secret that the electric vehicle (EV) industry has been booming in recent years. With climate change and sustainability becoming more of a focus, sales of EVs have soared. In 2020, global EV sales rose by 43%¹ to 3.2 million, despite the fact that overall car sales declined by 16% due to the coronavirusContinue reading “Electric vehicle stocks: the competition is heating up”

How higher inflation relates to diversification

The importance of diversifying your portfolio cannot be emphasised enough. Diversification is a risk management strategy in which you invest in a variety of different financial assets, and which, in the event of significant market volatility, may reduce your chances of incurring major losses. The importance of diversification can be illustrated in the high inflation period happeningContinue reading “How higher inflation relates to diversification”

6 investment strategies for beating the markets

The beauty of today’s global investing ecosystem is that it is no longer reserved just for the Wall Street big sho(r)ts. The levelling of the investing field, to which eToro has made a significant contribution, has enabled the average Joe and Jane to participate in the highly competitive game of investing, almost shoulder to shoulder with whatContinue reading “6 investment strategies for beating the markets”

Introducing: The BitcoinWorldWide Portfolio

Bitcoin has been in the financial spotlight for quite a few years, and with its recently reached all-time highs, it is more hyped up than ever. And yet, the most significant change surrounding the world’s largest crypto recently is not about its price — it’s about the companies that are creating the value chain surrounding theContinue reading “Introducing: The BitcoinWorldWide Portfolio”

Climate crisis front and centre: Joe Biden’s first month as President

On Thursday February 18th, US Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen pushed for President Biden’s $1.9 trillion stimulus package saying it was needed to address the pain Americans are facing. She dismissed the notion that it would cause inflation in the future, claiming that the benefits of the package outweigh the costs. The near $2 trillion stimulus comesContinue reading “Climate crisis front and centre: Joe Biden’s first month as President”

The high win rate trap

“It’s not whether you’re right or wrong that’s important, but how much money you make when you’re right and how much you lose when you’re wrong.”  – George Soros Many novice traders assume that in order to be profitable they need to have a high win rate. Forget about that. Win rate is completely irrelevant in trading.Continue reading “The high win rate trap”

Social Trading’s Impact on Cryptocurrency Markets

As a leader in social trading and investing, we know just how beneficial it can be to follow the lead of experts from around the world. We have made it even easier to do this with our trading platform and its CopyTrader tool, which allows you to copy the moves of chosen top investors. But what exactly is social tradingContinue reading “Social Trading’s Impact on Cryptocurrency Markets”

How the Covid-19 vaccine relates to the stock market

If there is one term that has been heard, discussed and debated heavily in 2021 it is “vaccine.” The Covid-19 pandemic has put vaccines back in the spotlight and prompted heavy debate regarding one of the most important inventions in medical history. Such a hot topic, which is essentially relevant to the world’s entire population,Continue reading “How the Covid-19 vaccine relates to the stock market”

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