Posts of February 2018.

1933

Economics
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Feb 21, 2018
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Karl Ahlstedt
1933

As a country, where are we now? As a society, what can we do? I was recently reminded of the last few years, the geopolitics and events that have defined our collective history of this time. In 2014 we saw Russia re-draw the borders of Ukraine. Here in the UK we have seen labour all but destroyed, only to rise as a phoenix made real. Is the country about to lean left more so than ever before? We...

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Taking financial empowerment to AMs

Education
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Feb 22, 2018
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Karl Ahlstedt
Taking financial empowerment to AMs

The investment analyst turned financial education pioneer Karl Ahlstedt will be meeting with Bethan Jenkins AM in March to discuss the need for new laws, ensuring our next generation receive the education they deserve. Having witnessed the lack of financial education in our schools first hand, Karl is passionate about bringing together the countries experts to create a comprehensive and up to date...

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Spiritus Animalis

Investing
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Feb 22, 2018
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Karl Ahlstedt
Spiritus Animalis

The Psychology of Animal Spirits and how to manage this risk Coined by the renowned economist John Maynard Keynes, the term broadly describes how in the most uncertain times it would take a hardened, analytical and probably crazy person to have the backbone to invest capital at a time of such high volatility (and thus risk). This is to say when the consensus of the ‘animal spirit’ is a...

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