Month: July 2020

Posted in Investment Essentials

Hedging price movements with forwards and futures

Both forwards and futures are suitable to hedge against future price movements, but to what extent do they differ?

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How to profit from low oil prices

Although oil prices strongly increased after the oil market crash of late April, prices are still rather low. In this article, I show how to profit from this situation via oil-related ETFs and ETCs.

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Posted in Investment Essentials

Which fees are the most important when investing in Mutual Funds?

When investing in Mutual Funds, you face several charges. Two of the most important matters of expense are sales commissions and management fees. In this article, I will show which is the more important one.

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Posted in Personal Finance

What I changed after keeping book over my expenses

In my last post (Why you should keep book over your expenses) I outlined how you can easily start keeping book in order to save more money. In this post I will show what I changed for myself.

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Why you should keep book over your household expenses

Saving money is not only about your income! Learn more on why keeping book over your expenses is important – and how to do it.

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Posted in Academic Insights

Trading is hazardous to your wealth

Benefits from extensive trading are smaller than corresponding costs. But does that mean that you should not trade at all?

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