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An article last week caught my eye. William White, a prominent economist and central banker has recently made a call that financial markets look similar to how they looked in 2008 prior to the Global Financial Crisis (GFC).
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The Australian Financial Review (02.09.17) published six lessons for investors:
I would add two more:
Apologies up front. This is a very self-indulgent blog but as I enter my 71st year I figure I am entitled. I have been reflecting on life and where I am at this stage of my life and it has been an interesting experience. I am a positive person – some say overly optimistic – but it beats the alternative.