Abraham Okusanya 14 Jan 2022

Investment Non-Outlook for 2022

This time of the year, the asset management industry dusts off its crystal ball and issues an ‘investment outlook’ for the year ahead. The only thing you need to know about these futile attempts at financial clairvoyance is that they aren’t worth the paper they are written on.

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Daniel Rawlinson
10 Oct 2021

In the Green?

After considering the negative impact that debt can have on firms such as Northern Rock and Evergrande, an investor may be wary of investing in this asset class or indeed in a firm that is using debt. In fact, debt used sensibly is beneficial for a firm and ultimately investors.
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Hana Dickinson
08 Oct 2021

Did you know our portfolios have been around for 7 years?

Although Betafolio is two years old, our portfolios are a lot older. They have, in fact, had years of exposure thanks to our sister company, FinalytiQ, an investment and retirement research consultancy that Abraham Okusanya, our founder, started in 2011.
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Daniel Rawlinson
06 Oct 2021

Evergrande... There's something very familiar about this?

The scenes of disgruntled investors crowding the lobby of Evergrande’s headquarters in the Chinese city of Shenzhen are reminiscent of British savers queuing outside of Northern Rock branches during the Global Financial Crisis. In both cases the root cause has been liquidity issues linked to property.
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Hana Dickinson
07 Sep 2021

7IM & Quilter add Betafolio models

7IM and Quilter are the latest to add Betafolio’s model portfolios to their platforms.
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