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Go one step beyond the efficient frontier

One step beyond

Go one step beyond the efficient frontier

If your adviser uses the term efficient frontier when talking to you about your investments – you need to read this.

Why some advisers ignore big market risks

Mark Twain

Why some advisers ignore big market risks

Here’s one reason why there’s so much bad investment advice around – even from professionals.

Does your adviser really understand risk?

Mencken. Clear, simple and wrong

Does your adviser really understand risk?

Benoit Mandelbrot had a beautiful mind for risk. A Polish-born, French and American mathematician – he was the guy who discovered the idea of “self-similarity” in nature. You may have heard the term ‘Fractal’ which he coined to describe the beautiful and ‘apparently complex’ shapes in nature. This extraordinary simple concept explains how snowflakes are…

CAPE of good hope

Cape of good hope

CAPE of good hope

So yes, this is the CAPE of good hope. And I was lucky enough to get down there in 2016 to visit my son who was completing his medical studies in Cape Town Hospital.  If you get the chance, do visit Cape Town. It’s an amazing place with wonderful wines and scenery. And their currency has…

What’s your motivation?

Achieve more of what matters to you

What’s your motivation?

If you google motivation, you’ll see that there are more than one thousand million results listed. So, let’s save you from having to read all of those posts and summarise the issues that matter, right here 😉

Can you rely on the newspapers?

Can you rely on the newspapers?

Watch the video above to learn why you can’t rely on the newspapers for guidance about money And, of course, it’s not just the newspapers who will mislead you around money