Master Investor Magazine

JUNE 2017

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  • Mellon on the Markets: Assume the brace position

    Inside the mind of a Master Investor: Jim sees storm clouds on the horizon. But fear not: opportunity abounds.

  • The Macro Investor: Precious metals: Are they really hedges?

    Precious metals have long been sought after as stores of wealth, independent of government interference. But not all precious metals are created equal, writes Filipe R. Costa.

  • Forensic Forex: How to play the majors

    With the degree of uncertainty in the market right now, the incorporation of fundamentals becomes more difficult, but concurrently, more important. With this in mind, here is what author and trader Samuel Rae is looking at as the key inputs in the majors going forward.

  • Chart Navigator: How to trade momentum using charts

    This month, veteran trader David Jones looks at a simple way of coming up with a shortlist of potential investment opportunities based on a couple of straight-forward charting principles.

  • How to Invest Like... Geraldine Weiss

    Filipe R. Costa distils the investment strategy and insights of Geraldine Weiss, a trailblazer for women in the investment industry and the "Grande Dame of Dividends".

  • Best of the Blog

    We look back at some of the most popular pieces from the Master Investor Magazine website during the month of May.

  • Read to Succeed: How to Pick Quality Shares

    Richard Gill, CFA, reviews How to Pick Quality Shares, the first book from Phil Oakley, an investment analyst and private investor who is perhaps best known for writing on shares and investments at financial software business ShareScope.

  • The Final Word: Think small

    Tim Price reveals how the UK's disentangling itself from Europe is only a small part of the wider conundrum of stagnation, debt and decay.

  • Markets in Focus

    Market data for the month of May.

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