Delaying Gratification

Delayed Gratification In the world today, you can get most of what you want from a simple click: Want to eat? Click. Want a cab? Click. Want a book to read? Click. Want to know which of your friends are going to be in Johannesburg over [...]

2017-11-28T09:11:08+00:00 November 28th, 2017|

The ‘Biggest’ Risk in Investing

Two sides of the same coin Whenever the subject of investing or investments is brought up, the immediate thought that would come to mind for most people is risk. This is quite appropriate and understandable as investing and risk are two sides of the same coin. [...]

2017-07-18T11:31:58+00:00 July 18th, 2017|

The Robots are Coming!

Artificial Intelligence One of the most rapidly advancing technologies today, and perhaps scariest, is in the field of artificial intelligence (AI). I’ll attempt a layperson’s explanation of AI: AI is the ability of a machine or computer to have human-like thinking (or cognitive) capabilities. The computer [...]

2017-05-19T11:29:07+00:00 May 19th, 2017|

Risk

“Rule No. 1: Never lose money. Rule No. 2: Never forget rule No.1”  Warren Buffett What does Buffett mean when he says that the first rule of investing is never to lose money, and the second rule is to never forget the first rule? Has Buffett never [...]

2017-04-21T08:17:14+00:00 April 21st, 2017|

Six Months

Our first six months review Market Context The Lunar BCI Worldwide Flexible Fund (LBWFA) was launched on 1 June 2016. In our first six months to 30 November 2016, several significant events have been playing out locally and globally, which impact the investment markets: The ongoing political [...]

2017-01-24T11:34:53+00:00 December 14th, 2016|