• Cash is quickly becoming obsolete in China.• Mobile payments have become much more convenient. They have surged to $5 trillion in the mainland.• The electronic payment method has revolutionized commerce
Image Source: Getty Images. If you're worried that the market is too expensive now, then you're not alone. It seems we can't go a single day without another expert predicting a stock market correction
TOKYO (Reuters) - Dan Fuss, one of the world’s longest-serving fund managers, said on Thursday that he had revised up his forecast of U.S. government bond yields next year after Donald Trump was elected
John Heinzl is the dividend investor for Globe Investor's Strategy Lab. Follow his contributions here. You can see his model portfolio here. What's better than a stock with a fat dividend? A stock with
One gentleman recently wrote to me with a question that may interest many Globe Investor readers. He asked, "Can you please tell me what stocks listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange pay dividends in U.S.
'They're desperate. It's a global bubble. And the markets believe they'll do anything to keep it going'
That means we are in for a bigger crash and deeper dislocation when it all comes to an end and the man who has made a career out of being the first to correctly call market bubbles has a good idea which
Commodities can add valuable diversification to a portfolio, but it’s far from easy for the average investor to work out what exactly to buy if they want to track the price of oil, gold or any other staple.
The Canadian Space Agency just signed a $2.4m deal with Carré Technologies to test a smart shirt that can be remotely monitored via several sensors from extremely far distances. The shirt is designed keep
One of the easiest ways to find quality companies that pay better-than-average dividends is to focus on industries that have multiple tailwinds at their proverbial backs. The pharmaceutical industry, example,
Regular readers of Financial Facelift might remember Joe, the fellow who at age 58, in a shaky economy, got so frustrated at work that he told his boss to take his job and stuff it. Commenters were delighted.
Donald Trump could wound Canada deeply if he’s elected president next month. While a Clinton presidency could also hurt America’s northern neighbour, it would be nowhere near as bad, economists say, citing
Those are a few of the messages of legendary investor Jim Rogers, who I spoke with at earlier this year (you can read the full interview here). In the early 1970s, Rogers co-founded the Quantum Fund, of
Brexit has kicked the hornets’ nest. Across Europe, populations of wild bees have been declining for the past decade. It’s estimated that 75% of food crops—including fruit, vegetable, seed, nut and oil
Photographer: Bethany Clarke/Getty Images Paul Romer, chief economist at the World Bank, has offered a controversial explanation for why the shocking experience of the 2008 financial crisis has had so
Historically, when new technologies become easier to use, they transform industries. That’s what’s happening with artificial intelligence and big data; as the barriers to implementation disappear (cost,