Video tutorials – trading & investments

The best way to get rich

Video tutorial: The best way to get rich

Investing in the stock market is one of the easiest ways to get rich, says Ed Bowsher. In his latest video, he looks at the long-term performance of equities and compares them to how other assets have performed.

The lowdown on gold – Part two

Video tutorial: The lowdown on gold - part two

In part two of this video series on gold, Ed Bowsher looks at the different ways you can invest in gold – from physical bullion to gold futures.

The lowdown on gold – Part one

Video tutorial - investing in gold, part 1

Ed Bowsher looks at the pros and cons of investing in gold, and examines the idea that gold can provide insurance against disaster in any portfolio.

The lowdown on fracking

Video tutorial: The lowdown on fracking

Investors could make big money from fracking – but it’s not a sure thing. There are risks. Ed Bowsher explains what fracking is, and looks at the pros and cons from an investment perspective.

The power of compound interest

Video tutorial: the power of compound interest

Ed Bowsher explains why compound interest can make a big difference to the performance of your investments.

Don’t be scared of emerging markets

Video tutorial: don't be scared of emerging markets

Fears over emerging markets are probably overdone, and now looks to be a good time to invest for the long-term. Ed Bowsher picks the best places to put your money.

This theory could change the way you invest - if it's true

Video tutorial: efficient markets hypothesis

Many investors believe the ‘efficient markets hypothesis’ is at the heart of how stock markets work. Ed Bowsher explains what it is – and whether it holds water.

How takeovers work

Video tutorial: how takeovers work

Ed Bowsher explains at how company takeovers work, and whether private investors can make money from them.

How to invest in retail stocks

Video tutorial: how to invest in retail stocks

Lots of private investors are drawn to retailers because they feel that they understand them. But that might be a mistake, says Ed Bowsher. In this video, he looks at all the factors you should consider when investing in retail shares.

How to invest in pharmaceuticals

Video tutorial: how to invest in pharmaceuticals

Ed Bowsher looks at what you need to consider when you’re evaluating a potential investment in a pharmaceutical company.

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