23 Mar 2015

At Stylo, we use low-cost cost index tracking strategies to build and manage global portfolios for our clients. This FT article refers to large active managers as “perennially underperforming the stock market after fees”....

05 Nov 2014

We live in interesting times. Who would have thought back in the 1990s or even as recently as 2007 (before the global financial crisis) that investors would be happy with a paltry 0-2% yield on the money they lend to governments? And yet yields on many European Government Bonds are at (or very close to) their lowest levels ever (http://yhoo.it/1t9AeaG) . German 10 year bonds are offer...

25 Aug 2014

Recently, William Bernstein, published a great short book on investment strategy. He advocates a simple low-cost index tracking strategy with fixed splits between equities and bonds and annual re-balancing. Our Stylo portfolios are consistent with both these precepts....