Magic Markets

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April 29, 2021 00:25:23
Magic Markets #23: European Gems

Magic Markets #23: European Gems

European investor and student of the markets Tobias (@TobyTheInvestor) joins us from Copenhagen to discuss European gems and the appeal of Nordic markets that are often ignored when people think about global opportunities. European markets can offer attractive risk/return trade-offs, if investors know where to look. Toby gives great practical insights into navigating European markets, including an understanding of the numerous Volkswagen listings! This episode is brought to you by Future Forex, assisting traders in making money from crypto even if they don't like crypto as an asset class. To find out more about Bitcoin arbitrage opportunities, visit futureforex.co.za and be sure to listen to Episode 21 of Magic Markets where we discussed this trade with the founders of Future Forex. ...

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April 22, 2021 00:25:09
Magic Markets #22: Banks - Boom or Bust?

Magic Markets #22: Banks - Boom or Bust?

In Episode 22 of the popular Magic Markets podcast, hosts The Finance Ghost and Mohammed Nalla (Moe-Knows) look back fondly on their days in banking. After a year of volatile markets with high trading volumes, investment banks are posting terrific financial results. Well, those who have avoided crises like Greensill and Archegos at least.  Banking is an industry of high risk and high rewards. In this episode, the hosts give insights into this space and how investors should think about banks in their portfolios. Claim your seat for the trading floor banter with the hosts of Magic Markets. ...

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April 14, 2021 00:29:53
Magic Markets #21: Crypto Arbitrage

Magic Markets #21: Crypto Arbitrage

With the help of the team from Future Forex, hosts The Finance Ghost and Mohammed Nalla (Moe-Knows) unpack the risks and opportunities of crypto arbitrage. Due to pricing differences in Bitcoin between foreign and local markets, there are profits that can be made. Future Forex helps people execute the arbitrage and unlock those profits. For those seeking an alternative use of their offshore annual allowances every year, crypto arbitrage may be an interesting area for further due diligence and research.  In Episode 21 of Magic Markets, you'll learn the basics of crypto arbitrage and the questions that you should be asking when considering this trade. ...

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April 08, 2021 00:26:04
Magic Markets #20: Buy-Toi-Let

Magic Markets #20: Buy-Toi-Let

In Episode 20 of Magic Markets, hosts The Finance Ghost and Mohammed Nalla (Moe-Knows) discuss property investing and their respective views on whether buy-to-let is a good idea. The Finance Ghost likes to call it buy-toi-let instead, which gives you a clue into what he thinks about the idea. With fascinating real world insights into the property market in developed countries vs. South Africa, Episode 20 focuses on an area of interest for many investors: property investment. Of course, there are a few references to listed companies too. The hosts can't help themselves.  ...

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April 01, 2021 00:25:45
Magic Markets #19: Arch-egos at hedge funds

Magic Markets #19: Arch-egos at hedge funds

It's an April Fools' show, yet we only discuss things that have actually happened. It says a lot for the character of the markets that many of the current topics could probably double up as pranks. Other than Cathie Wood's ARK investing in John Deere in a space fund (?!?), the really interesting story in the markets has been the Archegos Capital Management blowup. A few banks have found themselves severely on the wrong end of this hedge fund disaster. Some retail investors would've been hurt as well. In Episode 19 of Magic Markets, hosts The Finance Ghost and Mohammed Nalla (Moe-Knows) discuss how hedge funds work and how this has happened. There's also a discussion around investing in IPOs, with a dad joke thrown in along the way for good measure. ...

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March 25, 2021 00:28:00
Magic Markets #18: Investment Journeys

Magic Markets #18: Investment Journeys

Regular listeners of Magic Markets will know by now that The Finance Ghost and Mohammed Nalla (Moe-Knows) bring different styles to their portfolios and to the show in general. In Episode 18, as Magic Markets reaches adulthood and comes of age, the hosts have a frank discussion around their different investment techniques and what does / doesn't work for them. As always, they share real-world experiences in the hope of helping listeners make better decisions with their portfolios. Magic Markets is brought to you by Elite Risk Acceptances. Visit the Elite Risk website for bespoke insurance cover for wealthy individuals. Elite Risk Acceptances is part of the Old Mutual Group of companies. ...

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