Robin Powell 21 Jun 2022

Which investors are most likely to panic in a downturn?

In recent days we’ve seen a series of stomach-churning downward lurches in global stock markets. Once again, sensible commentators are rightly urging investors to stay calm. Bailing out when markets have fallen sharply is almost invariably a bad idea. It might bring short-term emotional comfort, but you may well be paying a very high price for it in the long run. As the saying goes, ‘Act in haste, repent at leisure’.

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Hana Dickinson
05 May 2022

Are cryptocurrencies an asset class?

It’s been over 12 years since the first cryptocurrency, Bitcoin, was created. Initially the domain of computer scientists cryptocurrencies as a concept have only gained widespread attention and piqued the interest of investors in recent years.
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Hana Dickinson
03 May 2022

Betafolio achieves £1bn AUM milestone within 2 years

We have done it! Betafolio, the low-cost, evidence-based model portfolio service run by Timeline, has surpassed £1bn assets under management (AUM) over a year ahead of target. This milestone arrives within just 2 years of launch and follows sustained demand from UK financial advisory firms over the last 18 months.
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Robin Powell
24 Apr 2022

Four things every investor has to learn

There has to be a holy grail of investing. Well, you would think so, wouldn’t you? Some money guru must have written down the secret recipe somewhere and all we have to do is get our hands on it and cook it up for ourselves. Instant wealth awaits...or maybe not.
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Robin Powell
12 Apr 2022

Winning through active management is almost Mission Impossible

When he was once asked if there was ever a case for using actively managed funds, the Nobel Prize-winning economist Eugene Fama fired a question back: “Why do we pay people to do something they cannot do?”
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