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When China recently lifted its longtime ban on video-game consoles, it opened a hungry market for manufacturers such as Sony, Microsoft and Nintendo. The ban – in place since 2000 – prevented gaming companies from marketing to the most populous nation on Earth because Chinese officials were concerned about the violent content of some games, [...]
By Lennox Yieke Toward the tail end of 2013, financial news outlets were buzzing with discussions on the approval of the Volcker Rule. The rule, which was introduced in response to the 2008 financial crisis, sets to rein in banks risking trading practices by prohibiting speculative trading for their own accounts. In cases where trading [...]
As an investor, portfolio, or fund manager you are presented with a number of possible securities of where to invest capital. Bonds and stocks are the most preferred options depending on investment objectives and strategy. The attractiveness of emerging stocks with high growth potential versus traditional fixed income securities means the decision is not quite [...]
By Lennox Yieke The man with the gold makes the rules, so the popular adage goes. This is exactly the case in Washington, as multiple reports show. Corporate America stuffed huge sums of money into DC politicians’ pocketbooks in 2013. Herbalife (NYSE: HLF), for instance, spent a record $1.34 million on lobbying in 2013, according [...]
By: Matt Rego Small-caps are an interesting method of investing that gives you a different perspective. With investing in traditional large-caps, there usually is not going to be any major new development that could double the stock. While small and micro-cap investing can be risky, with strong fundamental and technical analysis your odds of success [...]