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  • Q&A: New opportunities to trade Bitcoin and Cannabis
  • Q&A: New opportunities to trade Bitcoin and Cannabis
    Q. "I heard on the news last week, that soon we will be able to trade Bitcoin futures and that it will be a major game changer for traders all around the globe. Can you share a few details about this and when the futures will be available to trade?" A company called Bakkt which is a subsidiary of the New York Stock Exchange - parent company - Intercontinental Exchange (ICE) has given the go ah... ››› more
  • [29 August 2019]
  • When fear grows - these stocks soar
  • When fear grows - these stocks soar
    The rand is at R15.37 to the dollar - the weakest we've seen since the Zuma era. We can blame this on NHI, EWC or a string of other three lettered government policies that aren't business friendly. But at the end of the day the whole world is running scared right now. Thanks to the US trade war, negative bond yields in many European countries and increasing world debt. In fact, for t... ››› more
  • [29 August 2019]
  • Why bitcoin will never die...
  • Why bitcoin will never die...
    It's been a decade since bitcoin officially started. Over this time, it's gained a lot of followers and of course, haters. Some have called it a revolutionary asset, while others have labelled it, a downright Ponzi scheme. The thing is, whether you love them or hate them, bitcoin will never die. Demand will always be there - especially in today's world. And it's all because… ... ››› more
  • [27 August 2019]
  • Why Platinum Is Doomed?
  • Why Platinum Is Doomed?
    Today we'll go over why the era of electric cars could kill platinum as we know it, why I expect huge downside and what we can do to profit. “It's a long-term risk to platinum; electric battery vehicles don't need any platinum at all” This is what Investec analyst, Marc Elliot told Bloomberg and that he anticipated a decade-long transition to electric cars, with hybrid cars. In fact... ››› more
  • [27 August 2019]
  • One of the top penny stocks to watch in September 2019
  • One of the top penny stocks to watch in September 2019
    By definition, Penny Stocks trade at R10 or less and they're typically small companies with big growth potential. These investments are attractive because small share price moves translate into large percentage gains - or losses if you pick the wrong stock. In short, these are volatile investments, so you're advised to use caution. But if you're looking for one of these top penny stock com... ››› more
  • [21 August 2019]
  • The two MOST important things to know before you invest in cryptos
  • The two MOST important things to know before you invest in cryptos
    Here's something quite interesting… According to Statista, out of the 400,000 crypto-investors across 46 countries it surveyed, South Africa came in fifth place, as 16% of the population said they used or owned cryptocurrencies. Yes, you could argue it's a small study. However, it still reveals an increasing interest in cryptos from South Africans. In fact, because of the rising dema... ››› more
  • [19 August 2019]
  • Drink up stoners and investors because this $146 billion industry is about to explode
  • Drink up stoners and investors because this $146 billion industry is about to explode
    To think that just five years ago, if you mentioned anything about cannabis, marijuana or weed, it was a major taboo and they might have thought you were a druggie or a drug dealer. Fast forward to today and already it's become not only a legal industry, as of the end of 2018, but also, it's become a multi-billion dollar industry world-wide. In fact, there are major developments for cannab... ››› more
  • [19 August 2019]
  • Have you missed your chance to move money out of the country?
  • Have you missed your chance to move money out of the country?
    The rand has collapsed over the last two weeks. It moved from below R13,90/$ to worse than R15,30/$. That's more than 10% weaker in a fortnight. Obviously, many of you are worried you've lost your chance to get money out of SA at a reasonable exchange rate. The question on everyone's mind: Should you get out now or wait for a better level? The only way to answer this question is to look f... ››› more
  • [15 August 2019]
  • Suddenly $1,900 gold doesn't look that crazy any more…
  • Suddenly $1,900 gold doesn't look that crazy any more…
    In June 2019 I told readers that gold is headed higher… Back then I had a longer term target of $1,900 in mind. Today, the gold price is already $100 higher than it was back then. The rand is also weaker - leading to a rand gold price of more than R750,000/kg. That is R110,000 per kilo more than it was in June... Gold has suddenly become so bullish that Goldman Sachs just upgraded it... ››› more
  • [14 August 2019]
  • Q&A: 3 Top reasons to buy a REIT and how to scale out of a trading position
  • Q&A: 3 Top reasons to buy a REIT and how to scale out of a trading position
    Q. "I refer to the article you wrote about REITs. I just want to ask the reasons for investing in REITs rather than just owning the property itself?"     A. Here are my top 3 reasons to invest in REITs.   Reason 1: Own property and earn returns by doing nothing   First, when you own a REIT stock, that's all the action you need to take in order to earn returns ... ››› more
  • [14 August 2019]
  • Bitcoin: “A bet on the future; a shelter for the present"
  • Bitcoin: “A bet on the future; a shelter for the present
    The quote above is what Jehan Chu, managing partner at blockchain investment and advisory firm Kenetic Capital in Hong Kong, recently said about Bitcoin. What made him say this? Well, last week Donald Trump continued his ‘tariff tantrum' by adding 10% tariffs on another $300 billion in Chinese imports, starting 1 September. China retaliated by asking state buyers to halt American ag... ››› more
  • [12 August 2019]
  • What you should know before investing offshore
  • What you should know before investing offshore
    By now, I assume, most investors would agree, having all your money invested in SA is a bad idea. Our low growth, unstable politics and a volatile currency are important considerations. However, the most important reason to invest offshore, is the local investment universe is simply too small. At less than 0.6% of global GDP, South Africa is simply too small to provide you with enough opportun... ››› more
  • [08 August 2019]
  • What are REITs, how they work and which are the best REITs to buy in 2019
  • What are REITs, how they work and which are the best REITs to buy in 2019
    Q. "I've seen that REITs have become widely spoken about in the news lately, since the Federal Reserve decided to cut the interest rates by 25 basis points to 2%. This has sparked my interest to look into investing in REITs. Timon could you explain briefly what a REIT is, how they work and why the drop in interest rates have attracted investors into buying them?”   A. REITs (pronounced R... ››› more
  • [07 August 2019]


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