The R&M Blog contains numerous articles and other commentary that are relevant to investors and business owners. Rogers Morris hopes you find them to be both interesting and useful.
You will notice that numerous topics are covered. If your interest relates to investments, perhaps the best place to start is the articles dealing with the task of assessing and selecting from the many investment opportunities offered in the marketplace. In a nutshell, no matter what the investment opportunity is, one should determine the expected return-for-risk in each case and prefer those having a higher expected return-for-risk over those with a lower expected return-for-risk. Determining the expected return-for-risk involves considering firstly, the return one would be reasonably expected to earn on the investment; secondly, the prospect one would have of suffering a loss of capital; and thirdly, if one did suffer a loss of capital, how extensive would that loss would be.
Investors, the business community and the Australian economy needs an efficient market for capital. In other words, there should be a linear relationship between return on investment and risk, investors […]