Vincent’s blog: Where do we go from here?

“A group of soldiers set out on a long navigation exercise in the Alps. The weather was severe and they got lost. After several days, with their desperation mounting, one of the men suddenly realized he had a map. They followed the map and managed to reach a town. When they returned to base and their commanding officer asked how …

Performance Update Q3 – Lessons learned from Hurricane Irma

i-Cthru’s consolidated time-weighted return over Q3 2017 is USD 10.77%; EUR 7.49%. This result is unleveraged, net of all trading costs, fees, dividend tax withholding for non-US clients and cost of protection of individual portfolio holdings. Doubt is an unpleasant condition and to know that you can never be sure of anything is quite unnerving. This point was driven home …

Being at the right time at the right place: “How to benefit financially?”

By some estimates, the total number of human beings that have ever lived is about 110 billion, of which approximately 7% are alive today. The world population keeps growing every year, so, statistically, you might say more humans have a chance of being at the right place at the right time than at any given time before, right? Yes and, …