Credo News – Issue 21

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Issue 21 – Running the distance Those who follow me on Twitter may have noticed my short bio on this platform, describing myself inter alia as “ultra-marathon runner, Leonard Cohen fan, cricket lover & Arsenal member (proving that investing is not the only painful activity I enjoy)”. My commitment to all of these painful activities dates back some thirty years … Read More

Investing in the Stock Market

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Pirates21 and Investing The above is not what you want to see when you open the elevation profile of a road race! Unfortunately it does look a lot like the first half of the Pirates21 race (www.pirates21.co.za) with the two circles being perhaps the dreaded K1 & K2 (the nicknames given to the two most demanding climbs in the first … Read More

Is this a Road Race or the Stock Market?

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By the time you read this we will have experienced an interesting, albeit volatile, year in international investment markets. As you can see from the graph above the market gave back all the gains made earlier in the year… no, wait the above is not the stock market, it is actually a road race! The full graph of this race … Read More