Microfinance – Kiva

This an insight into Kiva.org the web 2.0 website that is dedicated to providing microfinance solutions to deserving projects and people. Kiva allows internet users the opportunity to browse the profiles of entrepreneurs and allows them the opportunity to decide on providing them with a loan. These loans can be as small as $25. It is …

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David Swensen on Asset Allocation Strategy

This asset allocation documentary from David Swensen, Chief Investment Officer for the Yale University endowment fund provides an interesting insight into the three major aspects of investment strategy and managing a portfolio, market timing, selecting stocks and asset allocation. Although he believes that both stock selection and market timing have their place it is basically a …

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