Retirement Strategies in the Pandemic Age

ZOOMER | JUNE 9TH, 2020   COVID-19 is impacting almost every area of our lives, and for many of us, unfortunately that also includes our personal savings, investments, and income. It’s a stressful and confusing time for so many reasons, and we’re bombarded with...

New economy REITs buck virus tide

Companies that offer data centres for cloud computing and last mile delivery are one area of REIT growth. BY ADAM MAYERS JUNE 2, 2020 Real Estate Investments Trusts (REITs) once the go-to products for investors looking for safety and high dividends have been hard hit...

The social distancing tech winners

The leaders of Harvest Portfolios tell WP why some tech stocks have boomed despite the recent market crash and how investors can capitalize on social distancing. View PDF...

Why gold will grow now and defend later

By David Kitai, April 27, 2020 CEO explains how gold has come back into vogue and thinks the asset is set to keep performing   After a rough turn in the decade-plus bull market, investors are starting to look at gold favourably again. The CEO of one fund provider...

Why oil went negative

For the first time in history, WTI crude slipped into negative territory, because of vanished demand and a storage crunch   Ruth Saldanha20 April, 2020 | 3:24PM   Earlier today, for the first time in history, U.S. oil prices crude collapsed into negative...

Investing During a Crisis: Be Wary of the Bubble

ZOOMER | APRIL 17TH, 2020   There are two important things to remember when trying to navigate investments during a pandemic: first, an economy and stock market impacted by a health crisis like COVID-19 will only recover when that crisis abates. Secondly, don’t...

Will some tech stocks boom during social distancing?

By David Kitai, Mar 25, 2020 Harvest Portfolios on Zoom’s rise and how firm is still delivering income to investors via covered-call strategies     While the S&P 500 has lost around 30 per cent of its value in the last month, Zoom, the video...

How the Biggest Brands Can Have a Big Impact on Your Income

ZOOMER | FEBRUARY 10TH, 2020   Think about your favourite brand of computer or handheld device. You can probably list several reasons why you’ve fallen in love with that particular brand. Perhaps it’s durability, dependability, intuitive functionality, value for...