Month: March 2023

Understanding the DRIP Method of Dividend Investing

If you are looking for ways to invest in the stock market and are interested in generating a steady and passive income, dividend investing might be the right path for you. Among several strategies of dividend investing, one that stands out is DRIP or Dividend Reinvestment Plan. It is a powerful investment approach that enables […]

Understanding the Fundamental Elements of a Trading Plan

Being a successful trader requires more than just buying low and selling high. It requires a disciplined approach to every trade you make. This is where a trading plan comes into play. A trading plan is a comprehensive document outlining your goals, risk-reward ratio, entry and exit strategies, and more. In this blog, we will […]

Unravelling the Subprime Mortgage Crisis

Unravelling the Subprime Mortgage Crisis The subprime mortgage crisis was a real estate market slump that occurred between 2006 and 2008. It is considered the primary cause of the financial crisis of 2007-08 and one of the triggers of the global recession of 2008-09. The subprime mortgage crisis hit individuals, financial institutions, and countries around […]

Unpacking the Causes and Consequences of the 2008 Financial Crisis

The crisis of 2008 was the result of risky financial behavior and market speculation. It originated with the subprime mortgage crisis and amplified with risky lending, excessive market leverage, lax financial regulation, and a failure of risk managers to rein in risk taking. The crisis created a recession that lasted from late 2007 to mid-2009. […]

Reaping Low Volatility Profits with an Iron Condor Options Trade

Reaping Low Volatility Profits with an Iron Condor Options Trade Iron condors are options spreads that bear a resemblance to iron flies. Both options strategies profit from low volatility in the underlying stock. An iron fly is bearish strategy that targets short put options, while an iron condor is a bear spread that involves short […]

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