Shares can be a great source of income for investors. Tim Bennett introduces four concepts that are fundamental to picking income winners. In this video he looks at the different types of income.
Retail investors tend to buy high and sell low – the exact opposite of what they should be doing. But ‘rebalancing’ can help. Tim Bennett introduces the idea, and explains how it works.
The Vix indicator is a fast way to spot fear in equity markets. Tim Bennett explains how it works, and how it can help investors.
Tim Bennett looks at a red flag that can warn of trouble in the banking sector – and potentially the wider economy – and how to interpret what it’s telling you.
Investors often fail to dump stocks even when it’s clear they have made an expensive mistake. Tim Bennett explains why, and how to stop doing it.
IPOs offer investors an exciting way to buy into the latest hot stock market name. And that’s precisely why you should avoid them, says Tim Bennett.
Tim Bennett looks at one of our favourite investments – exchange traded funds – and explains what they are, why we like them, and what their drawbacks are.
Depository receipts are an easy and cheap way to buy foreign shares. Tim Bennett explains what they are and how they work – and warns of three risks to watch out for.
Crucial to everything in finance to do with valuation, the concept of the ‘time value of money’ underpins most investing decisions. Tim Bennett explains what it is, and why it is so important.
Tim Bennett explains what takeovers are, how they work and how can you profit from them. Plus some of the pitfalls to watch out for.