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Saltydog: Trump's tariffs won't resolve global trade issues

The trade tariff war is a little like putting dirty fuel into your car and then wondering why it won’t run, says Douglas Chadwick

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Saltydog: Here's why clever investors accept ‘reality as it is’

The slide earlier this year may portend a much deeper pullback ahead for the markets. With that in mind, Douglas Chadwick is staying cautious.

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Saltydog: Why I now have nearly half my portfolio in cash

A damaging market correction is looking a distinct possibility; rather than suffer losses, building up your cash pile may be better.

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Saltydog: Why I’m investing in Vietnam – and how I got it wrong

‘How stupid can you get?’ was a question teachers often used to ask me. ‘How stupid do you want?’ was always my reply.

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Saltydog: How I am preparing for a market correction

As I write this article, many stock markets from all over the world are at, or close to, recent all-time highs.

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Saltydog: The future won’t wait just because you're not ready

The finance services industry has three main objections to trend investing. All three are wrong, says Douglas Chadwick.

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Saltydog: Keeping your money in a cash Isa is a wasted opportunity

It’s frightening how much of people’s savings is just lying around doing nothing. Why is this frightening?

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Saltydog Portfolio: having a system and sticking to it

Momentum investing is definitely not an exact science, and being successful will involve rules that you establish yourself or crib from others.

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Saltydog: why it is time to snap up UK smaller companies funds

Douglas Chadwick is not surprised that despite the dire Brexit warnings, UK smaller company funds are on a roll.

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