Charts are especially important for those looking to profit from relatively short-term positions in financial markets using instruments such as CFDs. If we read the charts correctly, we can potentially greatly improve our chances of making successful, profitable trades.
In the buyout boom of the 1980s activist investors were known as corporate raiders. Now these individuals or groups of shareholders have undergone a dramatic rebranding of late. Rising in number in recent years, it seems that no sector or region is safe from the activist campaign.
Until 2017 cryptocurrencies weren’t really on most people’s radar, but then bitcoin hit the headlines
There is a ‘magical’ number, or ratio, that keeps recurring in nature that some people have said indicates a divine pattern or structure to the universe.
In simple terms an absolute return fund is designed to make a positive return regardless of the underlying market condition whatever asset class it is invested in - be that equities, bonds or a combination of assets.
Technical analysts believe that studying charts with the details of past volumes, prices and trading patterns can enable them to predict future trends. In this article, we will focus on the use of Elliott Wave Principle as a means of identifying trends in market prices.
Over time, equity markets tend to move higher. It's the nature of investment, that the more cash that needs a home, the higher asset prices go. But interruptions in this process are not uncommon: although mostly unwelcome, many are healthy and necessary functions of financial markets