News, views and analysis

Featured post

Hillfolio, the US robo bringing EBI to the masses

  One of the problems with financial advice in the US, Matt Hall told me when I interviewed him for the latest TEBI Podcast, is that “most of our industry is going after the $2 million-and-more clientele”. In my experience, it’s a problem that’s not just confined to the US. All around the world,...

Read more...

Something for the weekend

Ah, the joys of England in August.. The sun’s shining, school’s out and the Poms are thrashing Australia at cricket. But none of those things will last for long, so let’s enjoy them while we can.. along with a little light reading to...

Read more...

Video: Don’t assume outperformance is down to skill

“Men resist randomness, markets resist prophecy.” Maggie Mahar

Read more...

Something for the weekend

Each Friday I’ll be sharing with you my reads of the week. The 3rd Ashes Test Match is already over, so what better way to while away the first weekend in August?

Read more...

Where’s the evidence?

“The fact that an opinion has been widely held is no evidence whatever that it is not utterly absurd.” Bertrand Russell

Read more...

4 lessons to learn from Nick Leeson

In so far as it’s possible to feel sorry for someone who steals the best part of a billion pounds, I confess to having just a little sympathy with Nick Leeson. The world’s most famous rogue trader was delivering the closing address at...

Read more...

Why we’re missing the point on ETFs

It was somehow fitting that Inside ETFs – this year’s big get-together for Europe’s ETF industry – should be held in Amsterdam. It was in the Dutch capital that the world’s first stock exchange was founded in 1602 and the first mutual fund...

Read more...

How can tebi help you?