The stock market is the primary place of investment for most people. It is viewed by some as the forum where big money can be earned and to not invest in the stock market would be ridiculous. Stock markets are places where people can buy shares in publicly listed companies. This represents a small portion … Continue reading What is Private Equity Investing?
The idea behind a mutual fund is fairly simple: Many investors pool their money in a fund managed by a professional money manager on behalf of these investors. The manager uses this pool of money to direct investments according to the fund’s objectives, such as long-term growth, high or stable current income, or stability of … Continue reading What is a Mutual Fund?
Diversification is a fundamental aspect of financial planning. In a nutshell it is the old adage to not put all your eggs in one basket. If you have all your eggs in one basket and something happens to the basket then you are in big trouble. But instead, let’s say you keep some of your eggs in the … Continue reading Investment Portfolio Diversification