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    [vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_column_text]When Tesla entered the S&P500 index with a weight of 1.7% at US$695 per share, that single index rebalance was the equivalent in value to 42 years’ worth of fees on a cheap, S&P500 ETF that charges .04%. ...

    [vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_column_text]The ancient Greeks and Romans, while clever, never had anything approaching the technology developed during the enlightenment.  Then the Antikythera mechanism turned up. We know that ancient hunter gatherers, while anatomically no different to us, could not construct large...

    [vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_column_text]Warren Buffet recently pointed out that income available to investors in 10 Year US Treasury bonds has fallen 94% since the bond bull market kicked off in 1981. Currently, for the pleasure of handing over your hard-earned cash...

    [vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_column_text]With all the talk of hedge funds surrounding the most recent activity surrounding GameStop, it’s probably a good time to remind you that hedge funds are just one type of investing in the broader investment universe. We hope...

    [vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_column_text]In the US, there are more equity market indices than tradable stocks.  The proliferation of passive investing has seen demand for every conceivable type of index mushroom as passive ETFs are launched to cover every niche of investor...

    [vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_column_text]We are pleased to offer eInvest clients and friends priority access the new online brokerage platform, Pearler. Through Pearler, you can purchase eInvest Active ETFs with free brokerage (conditions apply). So, who is Pearler? Pearler is designed for the long...

    After the global financial crisis, central banks have continued to flood financial markets with excess liquidity in an environment of subdued global growth. Investors have piled into any sprouts of growth, in particular technology stocks. It appears investors have hunted companies that can grow above...

      “Tesla’s addition to the index (S&P500) is expected to be particularly challenging because the company will be the largest to ever join, and it is expected to make up at least 1% of the gauge”. The Wall Street Journal (emphasis added) That the WSJ refers to the...

    Resilience /rɪˈzɪlɪəns/ noun The capacity to recover quickly from difficulties; toughness. "the often remarkable resilience of so many British institutions" The ability of a substance or object to spring back into shape; elasticity. "nylon is excellent in wearability, abrasion resistance and resilience"   In this recent Australian company reporting season, it...

    Tesla shares were down 21% overnight as it was passed over for membership of the S&P 500 index. It’s still worth almost as much as Toyota, VW and Daimler combined, but the squeeze up on the expectation of joining the world’s most tracked index is over,...