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Investing Trends to Watch Out For in 2023

As 2023 moves closer, get ready to take your investing strategy to the next level. From the growing popularity of robo advisors and digital currencies, to the surge in green investments and the emergence of NFTs, there’s no shortage of exciting trends to watch out for. Concise Overview  Introduction Indeed, 2022 was tumultuous. Inflation rates […]

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Corcel shares: be greedy when others are fearful

Corcel shares are underloved, undervalued, and underappreciated. A perfect combination for high-risk FTSE AIM investors. As a long-term investor, I rarely trade on leverage in FTSE AIM stocks, preferring instead the old-fashioned method of buying shares and waiting a decent length of time before taking profits. In particular, I enjoy looking for unloved, oversold companies […]

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Understanding Speculative Investment

Suppose you’re looking to invest in a speculative investment. In that case, you may need to know: what speculative investment is, who speculators are, features characterising speculators, factors affecting this kind of investments, why people invest in speculative investments, the strategies, the pros and cons, and if you should invest in speculative investments. This guide […]

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Graphite stocks: investors are behind, consider investing in 2023

Lithium, Nickel, and Copper are well-known as the shortage materials for the EV revolution. But their neglected younger brother should also feature in a well-diversified portfolio. A key tenet of my investing philosophy is diversification of risk. This means that while exploratory lithium, copper and gold miners remain my favourite types of stocks, a good […]

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Could the West face copper shortages in 2023?

Chinese expansion into emerging markets and a western laissez-faire approach to boom-and-bust commodity cycles could see shortages materialize next year. Copper is one of the most important industrial metals on earth. Its ductile, exceptionally good at conducting electricity, and is used in devices including electric vehicles, smart phones, solar panels, and wind turbines all of […]

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3 best UK oil stocks to watch in 2023

Shell, Harbour Energy, and Tullow Oil could be three of the best UK oil stocks to watch in 2023, as rising commodity prices meet with the rising tide of global recession. Oil has been the investing winner of 2022, and it’s not hard to see why. After a disastrous pandemic, where benchmark Brent Crude went […]

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The true power of pension contributions

The Byzantine UK personal tax system makes pension contributions far, far more efficient than many investors realise. The disastrous UK mini-budget has all but been eradicated. New Chancellor Jeremy Hunt has made it clear that the unfunded tax cuts, including changes to the additional 45p rate, corporation, tax and the basic 20% income tax rate […]

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Best soft commodities to trade in 2023

Cotton, wheat, and orange juice could all rise in 2023 as global economic demand soars while supply remains heavily constricted. Hard commodities stormed the headlines in 2022. It began with two years of global lockdowns crashing demand, with Brent Crude going negative for the first time in mid-2020. Then as the global economy recovered, demand […]