Fixed Rate Mortgage Deals: Should You Refinance Now or Wait and See

Unsplash With interest rates set to double, hundreds of thousands of Londoners on ultra-cheap fixed-rate mortgage deals face an awful dilemma: pay hefty cancellation changes to refinance today, or hope they can afford to refinance when their current deals expire. Prediction is very difficult,” quipped Nobel-winning physicist Niels Bohr, “especially if it’s about the future.” […]

20 Great Stock Ideas For 2023 From Top-Performing Fund Managers

2022 was a terrible year for stocks. The S&P 500 has lost 20%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average is down nearly 10% and the tech-heavy Nasdaq Composite plummeted more than 30%. Blame it on raging inflation, a hawkish Federal Reserve, the War in Ukraine or a looming global recession. Given that the days of just […]

3 Strategies To Keep You In The Lead After Your Company Goes Public

Photo: Getty Images These days there are few opportunities to take a private company public. However, there is no time like the present to prepare yourself for the day – probably in a few years – when the IPO market will get started again. If you are leading a startup, there is a good chance you have a long-term […]

How Real Estate Influencers are Fuelling The Housing Crisis

Illustration by Anson Chan Social media is flooded with real estate promotions, and no one is sure what laws apply. But when things go wrong, investors and tenants have a lot to lose Last summer, Hamilton realtor Sean St Cyr promoted a lucrative real estate investing opportunity across a number of Facebook groups. Investors could […]

Will Real Estate Ever Be Normal Again?

Credit…Photo Illustration by Dan Winters The third time Drew Mena’s manager asked him about relocating to Austin, Texas, he and his wife, Amena Sengal, began to seriously consider it. They had deliberated each time before, in 2017 and 2018, but landed on a hard no: Drew and Amena had lived in New York for more […]