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Tim Bennett Explains: What are share buybacks?
 
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Share buybacks are an increasingly popular way for companies to return surplus cash to shareholders. However, as Tim Bennett explains in this week's second, intermediate-level video, they are also a way for directors to flatter a firm's results and can also help them to hit share-based remuneration targets. If you are relatively new to investing you may find an earlier video Why buy shares? provides useful background information http://youtu.be/KFauoB8ppzc
Views: 20258 Killik & Co
Tim Bennett Explains: The pros and cons of peer to peer investing
 
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Peer-to-peer lending is booming and from 6th April you will be able to lend via an ISA. I explain how P2P works and what to look out for before you invest.
Views: 22164 Killik & Co
Killik Explains: How Quantitative Tightening (QT) may impact investors
 
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Central Banks are threatening to throw monetary policy into reverse gear to fend off inflation. Tim Bennett looks at how and asks what it could mean for investors.
Views: 6905 Killik & Co
Tim Bennett Explains: Why buy shares?
 
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Investing in shares can be a great way to build lifetime wealth. In this video Tim Bennett explains their basic features and offers a few tips to new investors. Subscribe here http://ow.ly/sPcjc to receive Tim's new videos.
Views: 30307 Killik & Co
Tim Bennett Explains: What are fixed income securities (bonds) - part 1
 
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What are fixed income securities (bonds)? Here Tim Bennett introduces how they work and breaks down the key jargon for novice investors. Subscribe here http://ow.ly/rK0pr to receive Tim's new videos.
Views: 45242 Killik & Co
Tim Bennett Explains: What is EBITDA?
 
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Sooner or later an equity investor will come across the term EBITDA. Here Tim Bennett explains how it is used and asks whether it should be so popular.
Views: 37771 Killik & Co
Killik Explains: Duration - The word every bond investor should understand
 
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Bond investors worry about how far and fast interest rates might rise and what impact this could have on the price and yield of the bonds that they hold. In this short video Tim introduces duration, a term that can help to reveal the answer.
Views: 35926 Killik & Co
Tim Bennett Explains: How to weigh up funds using the Sharpe Ratio
 
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Tim Bennett explains a popular number that allows investors to compare funds and the managers who run them.
Views: 4618 Killik & Co
Killik Explains: What MiFID II means for you
 
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The EU’s biggest financial rule book shake-up in a decade has just landed. This week I sum up what it means for private investors and their advisors.
Views: 6231 Killik & Co
Killik Explains: My biggest investing errors - and what they taught me
 
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Over the last three decades I have made my fair share of investing mistakes. This week I reveal five and sum up what I learned from them.
Views: 13807 Killik & Co
Killik Explains: What are Corporate Actions?
 
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Tim Bennett offers a short tour of some of the key decisions that are regularly required from shareholders.
Views: 9699 Killik & Co
Killik Explains: What is a stock market "melt-up"?
 
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The stock market’s recent bull run may be entering its most dangerous phase says Jeremy Grantham of GMO. This week I explain why.
Views: 3756 Killik & Co
Killik Explains: Fixed Income Basics - the yield curve
 
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Yield curves can reveal how bond investors see the future and help to guide borrowers on the direction of interest rates. Here I cover all the basics.
Views: 23151 Killik & Co
Tim Bennett Explains: When to buy or sell shares (using the RSI)
 
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Share investors should aim to add to, and trim, their holdings at the best moment. The Relative Strength Indicator can help – here’s how it works. For a free copy of our brand new free guide to boosting your Financial Fitness after 30 please email [email protected]
Views: 17060 Killik & Co
Killik Explains: How the new Lifetime ISA works
 
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Tim Bennett looks at the key features of this new savings product and points out some of the hidden pitfalls.
Views: 3784 Killik & Co
Tim Bennett Explains: Which is best - an ISA or a SIPP?
 
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ISAs and SIPPs both offer tax effective ways to save. Tim Bennett compares the key features of both.
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Tim Bennett Explains: What are fixed income securities - part two, rewards and risks
 
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Anyone investing in fixed income securities should be familiar with yields -- a key way to measure returns. In this short video Tim explains how these work and also how to evaluate the investment risk of a fixed income security using a credit rating.
Views: 11503 Killik & Co
Tim Bennett Explains: Why the oil price is so volatile
 
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Tipped to hit $200 per barrel just a few years ago, the oil price has plunged to below $40. In this short video, aimed at oil novices, I look at why. Our free video library of over 100 videos is available at killikexplains.com For a free copy of our short guide to boosting your Financial Fitness after 50, please email [email protected]
Views: 15359 Killik & Co
Killik Explains: Could leveraged loans trigger a debt crisis?
 
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Leveraged loans are a new type of debt that has taken the corporate world by storm recently. Tim Bennett looks at how they work and the key risks. To Receive Tim’s videos straight to your inbox, click here: http://bit.ly/2ypa6S8 Download Tim's educational guides here: http://bit.ly/2yD1PKP Follow us on LinkedIn: http://bit.ly/2DgsylS Follow us on Twitter: http://bit.ly/2PSWNRc Follow us on Instagram: http://bit.ly/2QLehQE
Views: 3423 Killik & Co
Tim Bennett Explains: Why dividends matter
 
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Dividends are a key part of the total return that an investor can expect from shares. In this short video Tim Bennett explains why dividends are so important and how equity investors should approach income investing.
Views: 6539 Killik & Co
Killik Explains: Why "buy low, sell high" may be poor advice for long-term investors
 
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Is one of investing’s oldest sayings, “buy low, sell high” helpful? Tim Bennett raises some doubts in this week’s video. To Receive Tim’s videos straight to your inbox, click here: https://bit.ly/2PggfXT Download Tim's educational guides here: https://bit.ly/2MAL8cA
Views: 2662 Killik & Co
Killik Explains: Should an inverted yield curve worry investors?
 
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A big bond market indicator has been flashing red recently. Tim Bennett asks how worried investors should be in his latest video. To Receive Tim’s videos straight to your inbox, click here: http://bit.ly/2QsTdly Download Tim's educational guides here: http://bit.ly/2OJEou3 Social Media: Follow us on LinkedIn: http://bit.ly/2DgsylS Follow us on Twitter: http://bit.ly/2PSWNRc Follow us on Instagram: http://bit.ly/2QLehQE
Views: 2088 Killik & Co
Killik Explains: What is Wealth Management?
 
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Tim Bennett explains the four pillars of a lifetime investing strategy.
Views: 5315 Killik & Co
Killik Explains: Carillion's collapse - six investing lessons
 
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This week I look at six red flags that investors should take away from the messy collapse of one of the UK’s biggest construction companies.
Views: 4563 Killik & Co
Killik Explains: Making retirement money last: the 4% rule
 
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Tim Bennett looks at a useful rule of thumb for anyone planning how much they can afford to spend in retirement
Views: 12113 Killik & Co
Tim Bennett Explains: EV/EBITDA - investing's "Marmite" number
 
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Key investing number EV/EBITDA is loved and loathed in equal measure. This week I explain how it works.
Views: 4856 Killik & Co
Killik Explains: Foreign currency basics
 
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Currencies operate in a world of their own says Tim Bennett. In this video he explains some of the most commonly used jargon and highlights how spot and forward deals work.
Views: 3842 Killik & Co
Tim Bennett Explains: Three Balance Sheet Red Flags
 
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How can you tell when a company might be running into trouble? Tim Bennett suggests three ways a balance sheet can reveal that all is not well.
Views: 11477 Killik & Co
How trusts can help to protect family assets
 
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Tim Bennett explains the basics of trusts and how they can help with intergenerational wealth planning.
Views: 5683 Killik & Co
Tim Bennett Explains: Fixed Income Bond Market Red Flags - Yield spreads
 
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Bond markets can be one of the first places to look for signs of trouble. In this short video I introduce and explain a key warning indicator – the yield spread.
Views: 6981 Killik & Co
Tim Bennett Explains: How to buy shares
 
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There are a number of different factors to consider when buying shares as Tim points out in this video. He explains the key ones before offering new investors some pointers when it comes to choosing a broker.
Views: 7093 Killik & Co
Tim Bennett Explains: Gold - an investment or a gamble?
 
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Gold is loved by some investors and avoided by others. So this week I look at what role, if any, the yellow metal can play in a portfolio. For a free copy of our short guide to boosting your Financial Fitness after 50, please email [email protected]
Views: 5227 Killik & Co
Tim Bennett Explains: Balance Sheet Basics
 
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Balance sheets may be less exciting than profit and loss accounts but they contain vital information for investors, as Tim Bennett explains.
Views: 5993 Killik & Co
Tim Bennett Explains: Property or shares? (Part One)
 
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Are long-term investors better off in property or shares? In the first part of my two-part guide I take a quick look.
Views: 6688 Killik & Co
Killik Explains: Three ways to boost your retirement fund
 
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Tim Bennett looks at how you can maximize your retirement savings.
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Tim Bennett Explains: Is another "Minsky Moment" looming?
 
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Tim Bennett explains how high levels of debt could be storing up future trouble for the economy.
Views: 2177 Killik & Co
Tim Bennett Explains: Three simple suggestions for savers
 
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When stock markets take a dip, long-term investors shouldn’t lose heart. This week I revisit three of the key building blocks of successful saving.
Views: 3831 Killik & Co
Tim Bennett Explains: Money Laundering - How the world's biggest financial crime affects you
 
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The UK is a huge target for criminal funds according to Transparency International. This week I look at what that means for firms and their clients.
Views: 20494 Killik & Co
Killik Explains: Why the City is worried about the Brexit deal
 
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Theresa May’s Brexit deal is under fire from some of the UK’s biggest banks and financial institutions. Tim Bennett explains why in this week’s video. To Receive Tim’s videos straight to your inbox, click here: http://bit.ly/2QkgdTX Download Tim's educational guides here: http://bit.ly/2QiANny Social Media: LinkedIn: http://bit.ly/2DgsylS Twitter: http://bit.ly/2PSWNRc Instagram: http://bit.ly/2QLehQE
Views: 2453 Killik & Co
Tim Bennett Explains: The first rule of stock market investing
 
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“Don’t lose money” advises investing legend Warren Buffett. But how? This week I focus on a chart that contains a vital clue.
Views: 11233 Killik & Co
Tim Bennett Explains: What are derivatives?
 
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Derivatives scare as many investors as they excite. In this short video I aim to demystify two of the most important types – futures and options.
Views: 3694 Killik & Co
Killik Explains: 4 Bond Market Signals Investors Should Watch
 
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Bond markets often signal broader trouble early. Here are four indicators worth keeping an eye on.
Views: 2315 Killik & Co
Killik Explains: The rule of 72: small sums can make a big difference
 
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This handy shortcut lets you quickly judge the impact of different growth and inflation rates. Here’s how it works.
Views: 3514 Killik & Co
Killik Explains: The best way to invest
 
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Tim Bennett sums up five ways you can boost your chances of investing successfully.
Views: 6141 Killik & Co
Tim Bennett Explains: What is a price earnings (P/E) ratio?
 
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The p/e ratio is one of investing's most widely quoted numbers notes Tim Bennett. Here he explains how it works and what it can reveal about a share.
Views: 4096 Killik & Co
Tim Bennett Explains: What is free cash flow yield?
 
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Free cash flow yield is widely quoted by analysts and gives investors a useful insight into whether a share is cheap or expensive. In this week’s short video I explain how it works.
Views: 3855 Killik & Co
Killik Explains: Three key words for investors in 2019
 
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After a tricky end to 2018 for equity investors, Tim Bennett highlights some key concepts that should underpin your approach in 2019. To Receive Tim’s videos straight to your inbox, click here: http://bit.ly/2S3pdxe Download Tim's educational guides here: http://bit.ly/2UxZidT Social Media: Follow us on LinkedIn: http://bit.ly/2DgsylS Follow us on Twitter: http://bit.ly/2PSWNRc Follow us on Instagram: http://bit.ly/2QLehQE
Views: 2079 Killik & Co
Tim Bennett Explains: Understanding volatility: What is the Vix?
 
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Anyone buying shares, or seeking to build a portfolio, needs to understand volatility. In this short video I introduce Beta as one way of measuring it. I explain how it works, how it can help and point out its main pitfalls.
Views: 3252 Killik & Co