Credit impacted by ongoing macro and political issues in 2018

At the turn of the year, we had anticipated 2018 to be a topsy-turvy for credit, and anything short of that would...

Jackson Hole keeps markets looming

August has been an uncharacteristically eventful month this year as fears surrounding imminent budgetary concerns...

Turkey and the recent market movements

In the initial months of the year we had predicted that 2018 would be, a difficult year for investors and the...

It's all gone cold Turkey

The summer months for global capital markets, particularly the fortnight over mid-August are usually commensurate...

Volatile session for BOV shares

Bank shares rebound 5.2% following Tuesday drop

Following volatile period, is it time to dip in?

If we thought that the 2018 was going to be a continuation of the performance registered during 2016 and 2017, we...

Hold recommendation on GO plc

The equity research team at Calamatta Cuschieri recently made available to its clients a report on GO plc (GO),...

Beta in volatile markets

Many might not be familiar with the theoretical financial terms beta and alpha, however both are very important...

Weibo Corp – A new equity on our list

We started coverage of Weibo Corporation with an overweight recommendation and a price target of $116 per share....

A guide to Malta’s new regulatory framework for cryptocurrencies

The MFSA has, for the past months, been actively working on a framework that supports innovation and new...

Why is financial education important?

Those who know me well know that, for a number of years now, I have been opining on how I strongly believe that...

The inflation preposition – a big shift?

Undoubtedly, rising inflation expectations had their fair share in negatively affecting spreads, with bond yields...

Royal Dutch Shell shares – remaining overweight in the oil & gas sector

Royal Dutch Shell sits on an oil and gas throne higher than that of Exxon Mobil. The oil supermajor has...

Key traits for the modern investor

Putting it mildly, there are a handful of textbooks and articles written on what it takes to become a successful...

What drives the price of an equity?

Recently I was posed a question about what drives the price of an equity. Despite equities forming part of most...

Economic data that conditions the Fed’s decisions

It is of no surprise that the Federal Reserve’s inflation target is 2 per cent, a level which was exceeded...

Money, money, money

Money money money, must be funny, in the rich man's world. Indeed it is. It might sound strange to people...

Humility and patience when investing

It is extremely cumbersome to quantify the value of money in a person's life. It is an even greater task to...

Maritime industry has vast untapped opportunities

13,090 ship calls in 2016

Positive results from Malita plc

Yesterday Malita plc posted their financial results, delivering improved and positive performances. Two weeks ago...

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