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Mini bonds deliver higher risks with yields

Mini bonds have been much in the news recently with lots of publicity surrounding the launch of a mini bond for a Mexican restaurant chain through equity crowdfunder Crowdcube. Yet,

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Mitch Feierstein warns of coming financial collapse

Mitch Feierstein is the Chief Executive of the Glacier Environmental Fund and author of Planet Ponzi. Planet Ponzi offers readers his decades of experience, deep insider knowledge of economics and

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Score by investing in number plates

With all football fans’ eyes turning towards Brazil for the football World Cup, DVLA has revealed the top ten football number plates they have sold. Topping the table is WE57

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Investor confidence in emerging markets ‘at its highest in years’

Investor confidence in emerging markets is at its highest level for more than a year, according to one of the world’s largest independent financial advisory organisations, deVere Group. Nigel Green,

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Silver price is ready for recovery

The silver price, which at £11.205 (US$18.76) is less than half of its high of $48 an ounce set in 2011, could be set for a rebound according to industry

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Bordeaux sees sales surge from Asia and US

Bordeaux Index (BI), a global fine wine merchant and trader, reports fresh optimism for the Fine Wine market, as Bordeaux enjoys a surge in trading originating from Asia and USA.

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Crowdfunding: investors must stay vigilant

Crowdfunding seems to take big strides forward with each week that passes. Hardly a day goes by without some new creative project, social enterprise, cool startup, small medium sized enterprise

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Beware ‘junk’ bonds offering low returns with high risk

High yield bonds, sometimes more disparagingly known as sub-investment grade, speculative-grade or ‘junk’ bonds, are the debt of companies with lower credit ratings. This may be because they are less

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Investing in wine produces heady returns

One of the most comprehensive studies of the price of wine to date has revealed that wines outperformed government bonds, art and stamps, and remained consistently on a par with

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Jim Rogers on gold

On a recent trip to London Jim Rogers, the legendary maverick investor, took time to talk with Every Investor about investing in gold. Below are excerpts from the interview. Chris Menon: