The Trader 

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The Trader

Whether you worry about global warming, or think the Paris Agreement on Climate Change is a load of hot air, entrenched opinions can and do change.  So too with investing, especially when contrasted with trading positions. I see these as very different beasts, requiring different analysis, time horizons and strategy. I am happy to hold my core investments for years, decades in fact, as do so many people. Think of your main home versus buy-to-let. So too with really good shares that might be worth holding for life rather than the five-year minimum mantra; fans of Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway will confirm this.

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