Simon Angelo

Total 328 Posts
Simon is the Chief Executive Officer and Publisher at Wealth Morning. He has been investing in the markets since he was 17. He recently spent a couple of years working in the hedge-fund industry in Europe. Before this, he owned an award-winning professional-services business and online-learning company in Auckland for 20 years. He has completed the Certificate in Discretionary Investment Management from the Personal Finance Society (UK), has written a bestselling book, and manages global share portfolios.

The Virus and the Property Market: Are We on a Precipice?

In the wake of Covid, the government’s easy-money policies have caused house prices to soar. But is a rude awakening about to happen?

Global Shipping: Could this Covid Crunch Benefit You?

The shock of the pandemic has created a supply chain disruption. Could this present a global opportunity for the savvy investor?

Kill Your 30-Year Mortgage: Invest in This Instead

Auckland is New Zealand’s most cosmopolitan city. Everyone is competing for a slice of it. But is there an alternative to this mad race?

Property v. Shares: Have the Ground Rules Changed?

Is it time to diversify out of property and into shares? Here’s why this investment decision is more urgent than you think.

New Zealand’s Compliance Economy Is Our Greatest Financial Threat

Are service economies the sign of a mature economy? Well, yes and no. Here’s a closer look at what compliance is costing us.

Healthy Profits from the Vegan Dollar

It’s a food revolution. A trend that’s changing the way people eat globally. As investors, here’s why we urgently need to pay attention.

Stock Picking: Better Than Investing in an ETF?

ETF investing is more popular than ever. But is it all that it’s cracked up to be? Here’s our critical look at what matters most.

Too Big to Fail? The Saga of the World’s Oldest Bank

The banking sector is a favourite for investors. It is perceived as being evergreen. But here are 3 things you need to know before you commit.

Happier, Stronger, Richer: The Investment Life Hack That’ll Change Everything

I started investing in the NZX at 17. That’s the best time to begin investing. Young people are fearless, and time is on their side.

Vistafolio Update: Summer Holiday Distractions in August

Delta, China’s slowdown, and summer-holiday bikinis have all distracted the market. But our long-term investment strategy remains intact.

The Next Correction: Should You Invest?

The next global shake-up is coming. But look past the fear. Here are 5 strategies to help you position yourself for huge long-term gains.

Dodging Another Bullet: Why It’s Time for Investors to Prepare for the Next Crisis

As fear recedes, greed surges. The world is already looking beyond Covid. But we would be wise to prepare for the next global risk event.

The Most Dangerous Decision Ever Made

In 1945, President Truman was faced with the most agonising dilemma of the Pacific War. Here’s what we can learn from his fateful decision.

Microchip Shortage: Is Now the Time to Invest?

The pandemic has caused a chip crunch that is impacting global industries. Is it time for you to profit from this supply chain squeeze?

The Singapore Conundrum: Why Emulating Its Success Could Be a Mistake

Singapore. New Zealand. ‘Rock star’ economies punching above their weight. But are they actually suffering from a lack of innovation?