The Nexus Blog

Central Banking Made Easy!

Coming out of the Great Financial Crisis, and on the back of a massive increase in their intervention in capital markets (a.k.a. Quantitative Easing), central bank heads such as Mario Draghi, Mark Carney and Janet… Read more »

U.S. Presidents and Your Portfolio

  In all variety of enterprises, the quality of leadership matters. From an investor perspective, one of the most important questions we ask when considering an investment is “how strong is the management team?” This… Read more »

Plug Your Nose and Jump

“In the run-up to last year’s Presidential election, pundits, economists, and Wall Street analysts agreed on one thing: a Donald Trump Presidency would be a disaster for the stock market. The common wisdom is that… Read more »

Big Brother is Watching

My son just started working at Snapchat. His job is to convince ad agencies that they should place ads for their clients on Snapchat’s digital platform. Snapchat’s mobile application has approximately 173 million daily users… Read more »

Dare to Be Different

The financial media love to write stories about how improbable it is that a firm like Nexus might be able to do better than the stock market. In October 2016, The Financial Times ran a… Read more »

What if You Weren’t There? How to Equip Your Heir(s)

Have you ever had to cook in someone else’s kitchen? It’s tricky. You have to hunt for things: the cutting board and knives, the salad bowl, the olive oil and balsamic vinegar. Sometimes it can… Read more »