The Australian  3 hrs ago  Comment 
Shareholders of underperforming companies will now be allowed to sue even if they have not read a prospectus.
The Times of India  10 hrs ago  Comment 
Foreign investors have pulled out close to Rs 6,500 crore from stock markets in September amid worries over a global economic slowdown, making it the second consecutive monthly outflow.
Financial Times  Oct 4  Comment 
Investment case is about domestic change in these countries
Financial Times  Oct 4  Comment 
Carbon policy not ‘a matter for the Bank of England’
Financial Times  Oct 4  Comment 
Investors are chipping away at the traditional ‘two and 20’ charging model
Motley Fool  Oct 3  Comment 
Despite the undeniable popularity of Rovio's hit franchise, video-game adaptations tend to perform poorly at the box office.
Reuters  Oct 3  Comment 
The global market volatility of the past month that sent U.S. stocks to their worst quarter in four years shows no signs of letting up just because the calendar turned to October.
Forbes  Oct 2  Comment 
A Glencore ratings downgrade and its consequences is the last thing the commodities markets need right now.



Person who puts in motion the conversion of money into assets, in hopes of income and capital appreciation. [1] Puts money in-vest. The term investment implies that a business or investment risk can be analyzed and measured, and its distinction from Speculation is one of degree of risk. [1] Investors are more focused on the steadiness of returns brought by dividends, interest, and royalties. Whereas a Speculator seeks primarily capital appreciation. The buying and selling in search of profit from rise and fall of market value is recorded from 1774. [2]

The word investment originates in the Latin "vestis," meaning garment, or vest, and refers to the act of putting assets into others pockets. [3] A person puts money in-vest, so as to receive profits in there own pockets. [2]


  1. Barron's ISBN 0-8120-4631-3
  2. Rich Dad Poor Dad Robert T. Kiyosaki ISBN-10: 0446677450 pg61
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