Enhancing Harry Browne’s Permanent Portfolio strategy

First published at Logical-Invest.com What is the Permanent Portfolio by Harry Browne Harry Browne’s intention was to find a solution for the money “you need to take care of you for the rest of your life”. He called it the Permanent Portfolio because he believed that once an investor sets it up, they never have …

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Bitcoin, Ethereum and Altcoins: How to get free daily and intraday Bitcoin historical prices

In order to analyze and build ‘crypto’ based trading strategies we need to get historical data for Bitcoin and other ‘large-cap’ coins such as Ether, Ripple, Dash, Monero, etc. But also for up and coming coins such as Neo, Stratis, IOTA and many more. In this post I will point you to two solutions: 1. Using …

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Bitcoin Investing, Ethereum & Alt Coins: Entering the world of Cryptocurrecies

Bitcoin investing and crypto portfolios For some time now, I have been following news on various “crypto-coins” including Bitcoin, Ethereum, Dash, XPR and others.  I have watched in awe at the booming world of Initial Coin Offerings (ICO) and the millions willingly thrown at dubious new ideas (just look at MatchPool a “dating” service that raised $6 …

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Intro to rules based Investing – Why follow an investment strategy?

1. Basics What is rules based Investing? In rules-based-investing we define a clear set of rules. These rules comprise an investment strategy. Here is an example strategy: “At the first day of the month, look at the performance of bonds versus stocks by calulating the 3-month performances of two exchange traded funds, SPY (the SPDR …

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