Jim Rogers

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Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. All investors can suffer from short-termism, says fund manager Joe Wiggins, “but it is easier for amateur investors to avoid it”. Photograph: Spencer Platt/Getty Images

Inside information, better tools, better connections, access to almost infinite amounts of data – it’s fair to say ordinary investors can’t compete ag(...)

 DUP leader Arlene Foster walks past a portrait of her predecessor Ian Paisley at Parliament Buildings in Stormont in Belfast. File photograph: Clodagh Kilcoyne/Reuters

Shortly after Arlene Foster became the new leader of the Democratic Unionist Party in 2016, her fellow DUP MLA Edwin Poots caused a media stir by insi(...)

 John Templeton:  “The four most dangerous words in investing are ‘This time it’s different’ ”  Photograph: PA/Wire

Sometimes, you can find more wisdom in a single sentence than in an entire book, and that’s particularly true amongst the investment and trading frate(...)

A bad day at the New York Stock Exchange last week.  photograph: lucas jackson/reuters

Investors looking for decent returns are always being told what they should and should not do. But what about the forgotten rebels out there who want (...)

Janet Yellen is to succeed Ben Bernanke as chairman of the US Federal Reserve.

One person who will be pleased with US president Obama finally deciding to appoint Janet Yellen as Ben Bernanke’s successor as chairman of the Federal(...)