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  • 22 days Another Banner Year for Billionaires
  • 26 days Top 3 Predictions For Bitcoin In The New Year
  • 28 days China Moves To Tighten Rules For Companies Looking To List Abroad
  • 29 days Fake Reviews Go All The Way To The Top
  • 35 days Airlines Want The Government To Ditch Emergency Testing For Covid-19
  • 36 days The Service Robot Industry Is Booming
  • 40 days The 3 Biggest Market Risks In 2022
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Alex Kimani

Alex Kimani

Writer, Safehaven.com

Contributor since: 26 Feb 2018

Biography

Alex Kimani is a veteran finance writer, investor, engineer and researcher for Safehaven.com. 

  • Visa, Mastercard Slump Amid Covid Worries, Regulatory Outlook

    Published 24 November 2021 | viewed 2,549 times

    Payment stocks have lately come under renewed pressure amid a resurgence of Covid-19 cases in Western Europe and also due to possible regulatory changes after…

  • China Launches Digital Yuan As U.S. Dallies

    Published 25 October 2021 | viewed 3,391 times

    Once the world leader in digital payments and technological innovation, the U.S. payments ecosystem is fast losing its leadership and increasingly at risk of becoming…

  • Chinese Tech Billionaires Get Charitable Amid Beijing Crackdown

    Published 11 August 2021 | viewed 2,934 times

    May 12, 2008, is a day that will forever be embedded in the collective memory of the Chinese people. On the fateful day, an eight-magnitude…

  • The Fed’s $3 Trillion Headache

    Published 15 July 2021 | viewed 5,342 times

    On Wednesday, the Federal Reserve unveiled plans to begin selling its corporate debt in the Secondary Market Corporate Credit Facility ("SMCCF"), an emergency lending facility…

  • Fed Ends Corporate Credit Emergency Lending Program

    Published 06 June 2021 | viewed 3,727 times

    On Wednesday, the Federal Reserve unveiled plans to begin selling its corporate debt in the Secondary Market Corporate Credit Facility ("SMCCF"), an emergency lending facility…

  • AMC Becomes the Latest Winning Meme Stock After GameStop

    Published 04 June 2021 | viewed 2,631 times

    This year, we have witnessed a brand new pump-and-dump scheme unravel in the U.S. stock markets. Retail investors on digital discussion boards like Reddit’s Wall…

  • The Real Reason Your 401k Has Been Lagging

    Published 03 June 2021 | viewed 3,154 times

    Most Americans own a 401(k) as the pillar of their retirement saving strategy.  Let’s kick off this discussion on a high note: 401(k) participants have…

  • China Lifts Cap On Births, Allows Three Children Per Couple

    Published 02 June 2021 | viewed 2,865 times

    Following a dramatic decline in births in the world’s most populous country, Beijing in 2016 scrapped its decades-old one-child policy, replacing it with a two-child…

  • The Dollar Could Remain Weak For Years To Come

    Published 03 January 2021 | viewed 4,382 times

    In the past, President Trump has lambasted the Fed for its hawkish policies, repeatedly drumming up the fact that the central bank’s interest hike regime…

  • The Simple Secret To Tesla-Like Gains

    Published 31 December 2020 | viewed 3,285 times

    The year 2020 has been an unusually fruitful one for clean energy investors thanks to incredible momentum behind ESG investing. One corner of the market--EV…

  • 5 Promising Stocks in 5 Different Sectors to Start the New Year

    Published 20 December 2020 | viewed 4,690 times

    With 2020 fast drawing to a close, it’s time for investors to recalibrate their portfolios and fine-tune them for the coming year. The stock market…

  • Millennials Prefer Bitcoin Over Gold As A Safe Haven Asset

    Published 08 December 2020 | viewed 4,522 times

    The investing universe has labeled millennials many things: lazy, entitled, narcissistic among other unflattering terms. They have also been accused of being highly risk-averse, preferring…

  • The Shroom Boom Is Here To Stay

    Published 29 November 2020 | viewed 7,503 times

    The psychedelics boom continues to sweep across the United States, and each week brings a new development for the budding sector. Psychedelic medicine has been…

  • The Gold Rally Has Finally Run Out Of Steam

    Published 26 November 2020 | viewed 9,888 times

    This year has been proving to be a gold speculator and investor’s dream after the yellow metal rallied hard to hit historical highs thanks to…

  • Bitcoin Lives Up To Its Safe Haven Status In A Big Way

    Published 23 November 2020 | viewed 7,089 times

    Bitcoin bulls have had little to cheer about since the mega-rally of three years ago that saw the bitcoin price rally from under $1,000 to…

  • The Banking Industry’s $35 Billion Gravy Train Could Disappear

    Published 19 November 2020 | viewed 7,061 times

    When the U.S. financial sector overwhelmingly supported Joe Biden’s election bid, it was probably hoping for quid quo pro in the form of favorable policies…

  • Short Sellers Are Willing Big In This Turbulent Market

    Published 15 November 2020 | viewed 6,289 times

    The last few weeks have been a rollercoaster ride for investors trying to bet on the stock markets as the second wave of coronavirus infections--and…

  • Why You Should Not Dump Your Stay At Home Stocks Just Yet

    Published 10 November 2020 | viewed 6,501 times

    On Monday morning, a world that had become weary of a never-ending stream of negative news feeds woke up to a refreshing reboot. Pharmaceutical giant…

  • The Real Reason Why Uber And Lyft Stocks Have Soared Nearly 50%

    Published 09 November 2020 | viewed 2,880 times

    Do Uber Technologies (NYSE:UBER) and Lyft Inc. (NASDAQ:LYFT) drivers deserve the usual employee benefits such as an hourly minimum wage, overtime, and paid sick days…

  • Tesla Set To Deliver 1 Million Electric Vehicles Next Year

    Published 30 October 2020 | viewed 8,296 times

    At a time when oil prices remain stuck in limbo, Tesla Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) has continued to defy bearish expectations that low oil prices would put…