Market Thoughts Archive
Posted on April 08, 2018
Oil and gold rebounded in the last months. Brent Futures prices are at heights that haven’t been seen for long years. Gold historically goes strong at the beginning of the year, but its winning streak seems to be longer. The new-found inflation may help these instruments further.
Posted on April 03, 2018
Cryptocurrencies are having a rather hard time. Bitcoin’s price fell under $7000 just some months after it was around $20,000. Authorities around the world are also trying to regulate cryptocurrencies. In a situation like this, diversification might be a good idea, but does that work with cryptos? Not really.
Posted on April 01, 2018
Where are the most billionaires in the world? The answer clearly is the United States, but other contenders might bring a surprise. What’s more, in the statistics of people per billionaire, the US is not even in the Top 5.
Posted on March 25, 2018
China is growing really fast in several aspects, but the country’s resource hunger is surprisingly big. More than 50% of the world’s cement, nickel, coal, copper and steel is used in the country. We already knew how fast they produce millionaires and billionaires, but they are also leading in skyscrapers.
Posted on March 18, 2018
The US dollar is the most important currency of the world. It’s the reserve currency for most countries, and it’s also a popular choice for individual investors to keep their wealth in. How did the dollar become what it is today and what does the future hold?