You only have to do a very few things right in your life so long as you don't do too many things wrong – Warren Buffett
I run an investment advisory that attempts to do the big stuff right for my clients, while avoiding the big errors.
To that end, this firm operates on five principles:
Take the lowest cost route
Diversify the main risks away, while ignoring the smaller risks
Be accountable for returns
Keep the client’s assets in the client’s name for security
Match outcomes with goals
-- Neville Glaser
By contrast to the other markets, the NZX (blue) has moved sideways following a sharp correction that started in September. Overseas investors appear to see better prospects overseas – given the expected rise in interest rates in the US – and have withdrawn support. One way to s ...
Growth in Auckland house values was 13% in November, compared to a year ago, taking the average value for Auckland to $1.05 million. This is the lowest rate of growth since January 2015, we are told, with the slowdown attributed to the introduction of the tighter lending rules. That the ...
In December 1942, the NZ Government of Peter Fraser acted to stop a property bubble. They knew from experience in the First World War that when war ended, property prices go through the roof as young soldiers return to t ... Read more