Free Stock Trading Training

Investing
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Apr 9, 2018
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Karl Ahlstedt
Free Stock Trading Training

At the Horizon Institute, we like to share some of our best content with our loyal readers and subscribers and today we continue in the spirit of free stuff. So many people enter the world of finance (and specifically, the financial markets) for the first time every year, and this is understandable given the long term returns on investments at between 8-10% on major stock indexes such as the ...

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Investing 101: Stocks & Shares Basics

Investing
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Apr 1, 2018
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Karl Ahlstedt
Investing 101: Stocks & Shares Basics

Defining Shares: The most common and widely accepted definition of shares is that they “are units of ownership in a corporation or financial asset” (Investopedia, 2018). This is to say that you can divide a company into equal parts, and each part constitutes a single share. In modern times, the first company to have its shares traded was the Dutch East India Company, the globe sprawlin...

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Horizon at the Welsh Assembly

Horizon News
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Mar 29, 2018
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Karl Ahlstedt
Horizon at the Welsh Assembly

Monday 19th - March Horizon founder Karl Ahlstedt met with Bethan Sayed, Welsh AM to discuss the need for further government policy on financial education and how this should be embedded across the national curriculum. During the meeting, Bethan commented on the need to raise the issue of Financial Education with all Welsh politicians, and Horizon are preparing questions in conjunction ...

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