Farai Jumo

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Strategy is Dead, Long Live Strategy

May 2nd, 2017 by Leon Young<p>In case your head was firmly stuck in the sand looking for the lost city of Ubar in the Empty Quarter, the bell has tolled …

Management

How Rising Interest Rates and Inflation Affect Bonds | Investopedia

Most people understand the general idea behind bonds, and having some exposure to bonds in your portfolio should help reduce volatility if the stock …

Here's what the bond market is telling us about reflation

Yet we believe these market moves mostly reflect a temporary flight to safety in the face of political uncertainties—rather than a breaking down of the underlying reflationary dynamic. We see this dynamic as alive and well, with the global economy moving from acceleration to a phase of sustained …

Dollar weak as political risks linger; euro up on Merkel comments

© Reuters. Bank notes of different currencies are photographed in Frankfurt, Germany, in this illustration picture<p>By Saqib Iqbal Ahmed<p>NEW YORK …

Forex - Dollar off six-month lows as Trump fears recede

© Reuters. Dollar off six-month lows as Trump fears recede<p>Investing.com - The dollar edged back from a six month trough against a basket of the other …

No-fee stock trading app Robinhood is now officially worth $1.3 billion

The Series C round was led by Yuri Milner's investment arm, DST Global, and included Josh Kushner's Thrive Capital. Robinhood's total funding is now $176 million.<p>Robinhood launched in December 2014 and quickly became a favorite among younger people looking to invest without paying $7 or more per …

Tech5: These companies are growing extremely quickly and will be the next unicorns

For the fourth year in a row, Adyen and TNW are celebrating European startups with the Tech5. In this competition, we measure companies on growth in revenue over the last three years. Which seems like a good indicator for future success as the participants from 2016 have raised a combined 1.7 …

Stock trading leaves Congress with conflicts | Big energy wants Trump to slow down deregulation

Politico writes 28 House members and six senators each traded more than 100 stocks in the past two years, putting them in the potential cross hairs …

4 Main Investing Strategies You Should Know

In the professional investing world, there is a popular saying that all the portfolio managers and analysts talk about: "there's more than one way to …

Here's how to become a millionaire on $56,000 a year

When many of us think of millionaires, we picture high-powered executives cruising around town in chauffeured limousines. But you don't need to earn an extraordinarily high salary to join the ranks of the wealthy. In fact, if you play your cards right, you can become a millionaire on a fairly …

Should Dividend Growth Investors Own ETFs?

If you haven't yet read Mike Nadel's latest two-part compilation effort regarding "core" positions (I, II), you should really take the time to do so. …

Investing

What's Your Investment Style? Take This Risk-Tolerance Quiz to Find Out

How risk-averse are you? These questions will shed some light.<p>All of us are comfortable with different things in life. Some of us, for example, might …

661 Million Reasons to Like These 3 Marijuana Stocks

Why GW Pharmaceuticals, Insys Therapeutics, and Aphria are in better shape than most marijuana stocks.<p>Why should investors like marijuana stocks? For …

2 Jaw-dropping stocks for future millionaires

Not to alarm you but you're about to miss an important event.<p>You see, renowned investors David and Tom Gardner just revealed <b>their next great stock ideas.</b><p>And I don't know about you, but I always pay attention when some of the best growth investors in the world give me a stock tip.<p><b>But please note:</b> As …

Investing

This Is Not How A Bear Market Starts

There has been, and continues to be, an inordinate amount of digital ink spilled promulgating the imminent demise of the bull market. Most of the …

Stock Markets

How to Invest in Silver the Right Way

Look at these investments if you think prices of the inexpensive precious metal are headed higher.<p>The silver market has been volatile over the past …

29 Must-Read Books That Will Make You Smarter About Money | Inc.com

<i>Which is the best way to learn about stocks? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><b>Answer by James Altucher, Author, entrepreneur, podcaster, wall street investor, on Quora:</b><p>I wanted to learn about …

Stock Markets

Develop Greater Persistence and Determination: 4 Ways to Overcome Career Setbacks | Inc.com

Everyone goes through tough times. That's a given. Avoiding failure is not an option if you want to be successful -- but what you do after you've experienced a major setback is what determines whether you will be successful over the long term.<p>Here's a guest post from Ryan Robinson, an entrepreneur …

5 Success Tips From a Multimillionaire Who Used to Work at Kmart

An immigrant who started out stocking shelves shares his best advice for creating massive success.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Take a look at entrepreneur Manny Khoshbin's 650,000-plus follower Instagram account: you'll see his drool-worthy supercars, palatial …

17 Seconds and 1 Sentence Prepare You for Daily Success | Inc.com

What's your first morning thought when you open your eyes to the world? Do you replay old frustrations from the day before? Are you a list person who starts to check off what needs to be done in logical order? Are you caught up in the wants of those who you care about or who depend on you? Or do …

The 6 Unwritten Rules of the Gym

Follow Them or Face the Consequences<p>Broken Rules, Broken Skulls<p>Does this even need to be written? Sadly, yes. There's just something about the gym …

You're Going to See This Again: Fitness Trends Are Talking and You Need to Listen

<b>Back in the days when I used to get to play with guns a lot, I would often hear the phrase “You’re going to see this again” come out of the mouth of</b> …

Transformation Tuesday: The scrawny-to-brawny, 25-pounds-of-mass plan

The ectomorph body type is both a gift and a curse: It's easier to look shredded, but incredibly hard and time-consuming to build muscle.<p>For Gil …

This Is the No-Equipment, No-Fuss Workout You Need This Spring

We’re always looking for an extra dose of motivation to stick to our fitness goals, and we’ve tried everything from trendy fitness classes to meditating to stay committed. But according to certified fitness trainers, sports models, and former Division 1 Track and Field stars Lauren and Kelly …

Freebies

5 Moves For Strong and Toned Legs

Ready to work your legs? Here are five highly effective moves to tone, sculpt, and strengthen your gams. Just press play to learn the exercises, then add them into your leg-day routine.

Fitness

Pariti app shows you your debts, offers to save you money via peer-to-peer lending

If you have a mix of loans, credit card debts or other borrowing, it can be hard to see just how much the interest rates and fees are costing you. A new app – currently only available in the UK but with plans for international expansion – takes a really interesting approach to this.<p>Link Pariti to …

Bullish Bond Breakout

The bond market is rising from the ashes once again. After the 36-year bond bull market was flippantly left for dead late last year by many highly …

Stock Markets

China's Booming Dollar Bond Market Faces Threat From Within

China’s dollar bond market has a diversity problem.<p>As borrowers raised a record $51.7 billion in dollar-denominated debt this year, Chinese banks …

China

The Power of the Pause

Here's a very simple rule that distinguishes good traders from poor ones:<br>Good traders trade poorly at times. When they do, they pause from trading, …