Market Thoughts Archive
Posted on October 21, 2018
What makes a passport powerful? Mostly visa-free or visa-on-arrival travel for citizens holding the passport, but there might be other factors too. We collected the three biggest indices that rank passports by strenght. Developed western countries usually top the lists.
Posted on October 14, 2018
The SEC fined Elon Musk and Tesla for $20 million each because of Musk’s tweets about taking Tesla private. According to their settlement, the Tesla founder can remain the CEO of the company, but he has to resign as the chairman in 45 days. Tesla prices were on a serious rollercoaster during the fiasco, and the ride may not be over.
Posted on October 07, 2018
One of the biggest financial crises of the world started ten years ago. Since then the economy got back on its feet but this had a price. How have politics, monetary policies, financial regulations and markets changed since then? We have the answers!
Posted on September 30, 2018
In the future, retirement will be very hard without self-care. Pension systems are changing around the world and retirement ages are also rising. No wonder there are countries, where more than 70% of investors mark safe retirement as their first investment goal.
Posted on September 16, 2018
Amazon reached and crossed the magic $1 trillion evaluation barrier. This happened just weeks after Apple became the first US company to cross the same market capitalization. While Apple was able to remain above the trillion-mark, Amazon soon dipped back around $970 billion. But they have a bright future in front of them.