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THE GLOBAL VILLAGE AND THE BIG BROTHER EFFECT

It is true that over the last few decades, the world has really become more of a global village to most middle class citizens. Technology has been at the forefront of this globalization of planet earth. Global travel that broadens the mind and gives life experience is now more and more a normal part of […]

The Value of Advice, an Offshore case in Point

In the age where more and more investments can be facilitated online or directly with an asset manager, many people are questioning the need for advice or paying an advisor. In reality, this is a valid question. If all the advisor does is complete a few forms, facilitate the transaction and thereafter delivering portfolio valuation […]

Berkshire Hathaway AGM 2016

Over the weekend, Warren Buffet and Charlie Munger hosted the annual Berkshire Hathaway AGM in Omaha, Nebraska. It is a unique phenomenon, in that no other company hosts shareholder meetings that are attended by over 40,000 shareholders. The 2016 edition did not disappoint and for the first time Yahoo Finance streamed the event live over […]