More people than ever are taking control of their finances and exploring the world of investing. But, the stock market can be a tricky and daunting thing to navigate if you don’t know what you’re doing.
Thankfully – we’ve got you covered. Our education section provides in-depth guides and articles across a range of topics to help you become a pro in no time.
List of Education Articles
What is Equity Crowdfunding?
Equity crowdfunding is a new and increasingly popular way of investing, harnessing the power of crowds to turn business ideas into a reality.
What is a SPAC?
SPAC is short for Special Purpose Acquisition Company – though it’s also sometimes known as a ‘blank cheque company’ - but what exactly is it?
What is an IPO?
Initial Public Offering, or IPO, is a way of taking a private company public. In doing so, that company is then able to list on a stock exchange.
What is a Stock?
A stock is an asset that represents the value assigned to a portion of a business. Owning stock in a company means you own part of a company's equity.
What is an ETF?
An exchange-traded fund (ETF) can bought and sold (traded) on a stock exchange and contains a selection of different equities (stocks).
What is an Alternative Investment?
An alternative investment is an investment that falls outside the conventional categories of cash, stocks and bonds.
What is Starbase $STAR crypto?
Starbase, a relatively unknown Crypto token $STAR soared and crashed this week after Elon Musk tweeted. Illustrating risks in trading altcoin meme...
What is Hedera Hashgraph? ($HBAR)
Hedera Hashgraph ($HBAR) is a cryptocurrency that has Fortune 500 companies involved and could rival the blockchain tech used by Bitcoin and Ethereum.
What is Tether? (USDT)
USDT stablecoin Tether is steeped in controversy but maintains an incredible $44 billion market cap. Can it rise above Bitcoin or does trouble lie...
What Is Bitcoin Mining?
Bitcoin seems to be taking over the world, but few investors understand Bitcoin mining, the process that supports the cryptocurrency.
The Shifting Shares guide to navigating a company balance sheet (Part 2)
How to read a company balance sheet
A balance sheet is a snapshot of everything a company owns and how much it owes, at a specific point in time.