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Investing Today by Clarien

Investing Today by Clarien

A Bermuda Family Investing Timeline

Their only child, John, was born in Bermuda in 1990. Still a time of relaxed island tranquillity, Bermuda was opening its doors to international commerce; the promise for future business growth was exceedingly optimistic. The family, comprised of his parents, grandfather and great-uncle (on his father’s side) owned a popular tiny takeout restaurant in their local community. Focused and disciplined savers, their years of hard work had accumulated the down payment needed to build their family home. Their generations-long working…


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The New Investor

You’ve finally saved enough. Now make it grow! Choices! Multitudes of choices. Bewildering, yes. Exciting, yes. But which ones are the best for you? Investing choices are a vast, ever-evolving universe, with so many new, radically different instruments available today…


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She’s a Millennial with Hard-Earned Savings. It’s Time to Invest

Meet Catherine, our millennial composite. She is 26, having finalized formal education, now with four years plus in the workforce, and a disciplined savings account established, is feeling confident about her current career. The tough COVID-19 lock-downs generated much introspection,…


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ESG: Investing With a Social Conscience

ESG stands for: Environmental, Social, Governance criteria – see detailed chart courtesy of Market Business News.     On an individual level, it is hard to comprehend the sophistication of global ESG business organizations’ drive to save the earth, ramp…


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The Patient Investor: Playing the Long Game

Patience is a virtue, so it is said; more succinctly today, patience is the ability to remain calm, control reactions to unexpected situations, while maintaining an objective focus on a reasoned decision. Yet, it is so hard to be patient…