Archive for February, 2013

  • Alternative Investments Explained: Stamps

    February 22nd, 2013

    Alternative Investments Explained: from eco investments to precious metals, AlternativeMarketplace.co.uk explains the alternative products vying for your cash and assesses which assets are worth taking the risk.

     

    This week, Alternative Marketplace puts its magnifying glass over the minute world of stamp investments.

     

    What does “philatelic investment” mean? To put it simply, stamps. The most portable alternative investment product in the world, the size of stamps may make them appear insignificant but to the trained eye, …

  • Alternative Investments Explained: How to invest in commodities

    February 5th, 2013

    Alternative Investments Explained: from gems and stones to general property schemes, AlternativeMarketplace breaks down the alternative products vying for your cash and assesses which assets are worth taking the risk.

    After running through the various types of commodity investments on the market, this week Alternative Marketplace answers the next important question: how do you invest in commodities?

    Commodities are everyday assets, but they’re also a useful way to diversify your investment portfolio beyond the commonplace. Cooper, crude o…