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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. 

  • Is This Asia’s Best Paid Job?

    Published 28 May 2019 | viewed 1,345 times

    Hardly known for its opulence, the world’s largest continent is about to start giving the so-called wealth capitals of Europe and the U.S. a run…

  • Investors Are Stashing Cash At Record Levels

    Published 28 May 2019 | viewed 8,746 times

    Yes, cash is back again—this time with a vengeance. Investors have been stashing away cash since the global rout that took place across financial markets…

  • Bitcoin Eyes $10,000 After Another Bullish Push

    Published 27 May 2019 | viewed 5,507 times

    After laboring through a prolonged correction for much of last year, bitcoin has lately been defying gravity and looks to keep taking out fresh highs.…

  • Russian Central Bank Eyes Gold-Backed Crypto

    Published 26 May 2019 | viewed 9,924 times

    First there was Tether; a controversial dollar-backed cryptocurrency by crypto exchange firm, Bitfinex. Then came Petro, the industry’s first oil-backed crypto issued by the Venezuelan…

  • Is This The World’s First Truly Democratic Stock Exchange?

    Published 23 May 2019 | viewed 4,881 times

    Quarterly capitalism and ultra-capitalism have repeatedly come under fire as being overly short-term focussed and myopic, so is this new stock exchange the answer? (Click…

  • Hedge Funds Having A Banner Year

    Published 22 May 2019 | viewed 5,155 times

    Nowadays, for those in the business of managing other people’s money, the sky always seems to be falling. At a time when hedge funds are…

  • Huawei’s Fate In The Air

    Published 21 May 2019 | viewed 4,308 times

    Accused of failing to observe good cybersecurity hygiene, multinational telecommunication equipment manufacturer, Huawei, has become the biggest collateral damage in fisticuffs between the world’s two…

  • Italy’s Central Bank Embraces Sustainable Investing

    Published 20 May 2019 | viewed 4,797 times

    For some people, sustainable or green investing is little more than the latest fad to hit the investing universe. Yet for others, failing to up…

  • Trump Lifts Metals Tariffs To Cool Simmering Trade War

    Published 20 May 2019 | viewed 3,623 times

    After months of games of high-stakes brinkmanship, Trump has ended tariffs on steel and aluminum imports from Canada and Mexico, marking the first time the…

  • Fake News Sinks Shares In UK-Based Bank

    Published 16 May 2019 | viewed 7,906 times

    For most people, the mention of “fake news” conjures up images of social media posts with rather fantastic, implausible stories; but rarely does the corporate…

  • Welcome To The World’s Biggest Free Trade Area

    Published 15 May 2019 | viewed 9,693 times

    At a time when the Western world is doing its best to kill free trade, some emerging markets are doing the exact opposite: fostering continent-wide…

  • Wall Street Bears $1 Trillion Brunt Of Trade War

    Published 14 May 2019 | viewed 9,886 times

    The biggest trade spat in recent history has just turned from a skirmish into a full-blown trade war, and Wall Street darlings are bearing its…

  • Pentagon To Pay $6 Billion To Help Build Border Wall

    Published 13 May 2019 | viewed 4,452 times

    ‘‘I would build a great wall, and nobody builds walls better than me, believe me, and I'll build them very inexpensively. I will build a…

  • Why Gold Still Beats Bitcoin

    Published 12 May 2019 | viewed 7,832 times

    A fierce debate has been raging in investment circles: Is bitcoin a genuine contender to gold’s hegemony as the go-to store of value? About two…

  • The Biggest Winners In Uber’s Disappointing IPO

    Published 11 May 2019 | viewed 4,871 times

    In a year of blockbusters IPOs, Uber Technologies Inc.’s (NYSE:UBER) stands out for sheer size: the $90 billion valuation the company has been seeking makes…

  • Trade War Pushes Ultra-Rich Back Into Cash

    Published 10 May 2019 | viewed 5,556 times

    President Donald Trump insists China’s eager for a trade deal, but Wall Street is hardly convinced, and neither are wealthy individuals. At least that’s what…

  • Wall Street’s $600-Billion Bet On Cheating Death

    Published 09 May 2019 | viewed 3,081 times

    Most people want to live long. Sure, popular press would have you believe otherwise,  but only because people erroneously equate an extended life with an…

  • Trump, Twitter, And The Trade War: How To Bring Down A Market

    Published 09 May 2019 | viewed 1,654 times

    U.S. equities were slammed on the first two trading sessions of the week after President Trump, seemingly out of the blue, took to Twitter and…

  • U.S. Digital Ad Revenue Crosses $100-Billion Milestone

    Published 09 May 2019 | viewed 1,657 times

    It might have been a long time coming, but it’s finally happened: U.S. online ad revenue has reached the ‘magical’ $100-billion zenith for the first…

  • Binance Loses $40 Million In Record-Breaking Crypto Heist

    Published 08 May 2019 | viewed 9,032 times

    If you harbored any doubts that the crypto industry is going through troubled times, then doubt no more. And if you thought we had heard…