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The best time to borrow OPM for INVESTING is when the yield on the US 10yrs bond  is higher than that of Treasury Bill. You can pick up some good quality stock at ridiculous price. Interesting price ... See more...
The best time to borrow OPM for INVESTING is when the yield on the US 10yrs bond  is higher than that of Treasury Bill. You can pick up some good quality stock at ridiculous price. Interesting price action will play itself out tommorrow. Aspen / Advtech are excellent stock to pick up for INVESTING and NOT TRADING.
What is going on with Standard Bank shares today?
An essential element of Trading is emotional awareness. Can you cope with positions going against you? If you're using money you can't afford to lose (debt), chances are you'll be nervous/emotional/... See more...
An essential element of Trading is emotional awareness. Can you cope with positions going against you? If you're using money you can't afford to lose (debt), chances are you'll be nervous/emotional/twitchy.    In terms of your trading, this will result in you needing to win rather than wanting to win, which is quite dangerous. Traders who are overly emotional tend to hold on to losers for too long, sell small winners quickly (instead of riding them) and overtrade. Long story short, you'll blow up your trading account long before you can repay the loan. Thus causing more debt.   Start small. trade ungeared and unlevered instruments. Do months and months of research. get in slowly.   Its a marathon not a sprint.    
Thanks for this Dineo. There are way too many fly-by-nights in the industry, who take unsuspecting public's money.   Let's be realistic guys. 
You can log a query on https://justonelap.com/. You might be charged an admin fee. Times are tough and the bears are destroying all momentum stocks.
Baring the first year of offer, I was not able to get the TFSA option to work on my Online Banking platform (both new and old). After much enquiries, I subsequently found that Standard Bank Online Ban... See more...
Baring the first year of offer, I was not able to get the TFSA option to work on my Online Banking platform (both new and old). After much enquiries, I subsequently found that Standard Bank Online Banking, had "transferred (without telling me) my TFSA accounts to Standard Bank Online Trading - but for unknown reasons, had not linked the TFSA accounts to my Online Trading Account. Once I figured out that this had happened, the TFSA accounts on the Online Trading Platform are a lot easier to use - so maybe that's a solution - open them on the Online Trading platform. On another note - I would still love Standard Bank (whichever division manages the TFSAs) to allow the purchase of selected shares (like the FNB site allows for).
Good day, How does the product work on the new internet banking? Since being forced to use  new internet banking, I cannot do anything on TFIA nor can I view it? Problem has been ongoing for ove... See more...
Good day, How does the product work on the new internet banking? Since being forced to use  new internet banking, I cannot do anything on TFIA nor can I view it? Problem has been ongoing for over 2 months Do I need to be moved back to old internet banking? Please assist Thanks
    https://www.fin24.com/Companies/Retail/some-investors-see-cheap-steinhoff-shares-20180318-2
Gererally I would avoid this sort of thing. The decision whether or not to acquire more shares is in my book anyway something that needs to be actively taken. Commodities are not like utilities (wher... See more...
Gererally I would avoid this sort of thing. The decision whether or not to acquire more shares is in my book anyway something that needs to be actively taken. Commodities are not like utilities (where an income stream chuggs along) TAKE THE MONEY and ..?   
  Standard Online Share Trading is getting a facelift! We’ve recently launched the 1 st version of our new site, BETA Release 1.0, and we’d like to invite our community to tell us how we ca... See more...
  Standard Online Share Trading is getting a facelift! We’ve recently launched the 1 st version of our new site, BETA Release 1.0, and we’d like to invite our community to tell us how we can make this new experience ßeta.   We are looking for 100 users who are keen to test drive OST BETA and give us their feedback on the existing features and any other suggestions.   If you’d like to be a part of this, please send an email to [email protected], with subject line “OST BETA ACCESS” and your OST Login Name. Please DO NOT include your password in the email. Once we’ve received your request, we will grant you access and you will receive an email with instructions on how to access OST BETA.   BETA 1.0 release includes the following features: Viewing Portfolios Trading Watchlists Triggers   If you have any queries, feel free to respond to this post or send us an email to the [email protected] mailbox. Please note that trades or other activities carried out on BETA 1.0 will affect your live account.
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Another possible thought re decision making - for what its worth. Share falls. no news  around this - but there is an ongoing isue or a  "problem that won't go away" - ask:1. Why is there no solution... See more...
Another possible thought re decision making - for what its worth. Share falls. no news  around this - but there is an ongoing isue or a  "problem that won't go away" - ask:1. Why is there no solution? 2. And if there is none stay away. 
The saying goes in invesing  "never catch falling knives"
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Whenever we see market darlings fall on the JSE, the number one question I get is: “should we buy it now?”   Of course, buy low, sell high wisdom tells us that the best time to buy a share... See more...
Whenever we see market darlings fall on the JSE, the number one question I get is: “should we buy it now?”   Of course, buy low, sell high wisdom tells us that the best time to buy a share is when the price is low. That way, you’ll make a killing the moment it rebounds.   But what if it doesn’t rebound? For me, investing is not a gambling game. Neither is trading. And so, if you don’t have a particular indication for ‘buy’ apart from simply “but it’s falling” then you’re just gambling and not making an informed decision.   I have a checklist of questions one should consider before buying a share that’s falling at an alarming speed. Do you know why the share is falling? What is the company saying or doing in response to the rapid share price decline? Is there stock falling because of an internal issue or is it something management has no control over (external). Have regulatory bodies said anything that may impact the share price further? This list is by no means exhaustive, but these are factors to consider before jumping into a stock whose share price has fallen. Don’t jump into a share because ‘everyone is doing it’. Gather enough information on what exactly has gone wrong and how it can be fixed, if at all. At the very least you’ll know that you’re making an informed decision.   I know losing out on the rise of what people consider a great stock is difficult to digest. When presented with an opportunity to finally buy it at a very low price – we shouldn’t charge in blindly. If the share recovers, you’ll have time to get it.   New to the world of investing? Follow our series on Financial Markets: Financial Markets For Beginners || Episode 1: Defining Financial Markets Financial Markets For Beginners || Episode 2: A Look At The Equities Market Financial Markets For Beginners || Episode 3: Unpacking The Commodities Market Financial Markets For Beginners || Episode 4: Navigating The Forex Market Financial Markets For Beginners || Episode 5: Demystifying Derivatives
a suspension on the JSE is still on the cards. This would mean that the share will be worth zero 
Where do you get that info from. Thank you  
Why oh why - except to delist would these deep value off JSE lads buy into this lot - even with the discount - except to delist? seems like more of a trading move than  a investment? Yech. But I lov... See more...
Why oh why - except to delist would these deep value off JSE lads buy into this lot - even with the discount - except to delist? seems like more of a trading move than  a investment? Yech. But I love these guys... not too filled with their own importance....

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