Latin America, its potential, and foreign direct investment | The Weekly by Synergy: April 19, 2021

Latin America is a vast region, full of promise and possibility, a true kaleidoscope of nations pushing for growth and better quality of life. To start, the continent covers one-sixth of the Earth, and it has an astounding natural resource endowment, from most minerals and metals in the periodic table, to all sources of energy … Continue reading Latin America, its potential, and foreign direct investment | The Weekly by Synergy: April 19, 2021

Lithium investing… Are you in? Part 1: ASX | The Weekly by Synergy: March 29, 2021

Mining companies have been roughly about 30% of listed entities on the Australian Stock Exchange, at least since we started tracking them, back in 2014. This makes Materials the most crowded sector in the exchange, translating into 674 companies… A growing number of these are focused on lithium, the chemical element that underpins the electric vehicle … Continue reading Lithium investing… Are you in? Part 1: ASX | The Weekly by Synergy: March 29, 2021

Investing in emerging markets… Worth the risk? | The Weekly by Synergy: March 22, 2021

As interest rates remain low in the developed world -with some countries such as Japan, still submerged in negative territory-, and inflation rising, investors are desperately seeking yield. This has seen equities soar, despite global woes. Emerging markets, as an alternative asset class, can infuse blue sky into a portfolio; however, the risk undoubtedly increases. … Continue reading Investing in emerging markets… Worth the risk? | The Weekly by Synergy: March 22, 2021

Make your portfolio stronger with this strategy | The Weekly by Synergy: March 15, 2021

The world is brimming with metals and minerals. Companies in virtually all countries seek, explore, and mine these commodities (or specialty chemicals/products) we use in today’s civilisation. Investors and corporates allocating capital, routinely take advantage of information asymmetries to discover and invest in undervalued opportunities every year, and many can be located outside of the … Continue reading Make your portfolio stronger with this strategy | The Weekly by Synergy: March 15, 2021

GameStop, meme stocks, and the rise of the retail investor | The Weekly by Synergy: March 8, 2021

It takes time to accurately identify the weight a certain event has in history; you need the perspective that years -or decades-provide. But today we will take a chance, and say with conviction that the shift in the landscape of retail investing is permanent and it will continue to expand. Taking a look at Google … Continue reading GameStop, meme stocks, and the rise of the retail investor | The Weekly by Synergy: March 8, 2021

These are the trends you will see among junior miners in 2021 | The Weekly by Synergy: March 1, 2021

We think that this current bull market could last until sometime mid-2021, although signs already exist that a less buoyant -while still positive- variant could stay among us for up to 18 months. To take advantage of the momentum while making the best of travel restrictions, many listed companies holding projects in a country different … Continue reading These are the trends you will see among junior miners in 2021 | The Weekly by Synergy: March 1, 2021