S&P Adding New Sector To S&P 500

September 14th, 2016|Categories: Blog|

The S&P 500 index is adding a new sector to its mix. REITs will become part of the S&P 500 compilation on September 16th, making it the 11th sector. The growth and capital representation of REITs in the markets will now formally allow REITs to sit along side the other 10 sectors as a standalone […]

What Britain Leaving The EU Means

June 25th, 2016|Categories: Blog|

The EU (European Union) was established following the end of WW II in order to offer financial and structural stability for European countries. Since its establishment, the EU has grown to a membership of 28 countries, abiding by various rules and policies set forth by the EU Council.

One of the responsibilities of member EU countries […]

Greece Will Be An Issue Again

May 24th, 2016|Categories: Blog|

Greece will soon be in the spotlight again, garnering front row media attention with doom and gloom stories bombarding investors worldwide. Greece will need to make four big debt payments in June……299 million euros to the IMF and three government interest payments totaling over 5 billion euros. The concern this time around is that the […]