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ETFs or index funds? What’s the difference? Should I consider ETF and index investing or can I keep calm and  invest only in stocks and bonds?  Okay, folks, relax. Take a deep breath and read the article. ETFs vs. funds explained Exchange traded fund or simply an ETF is a kind of index fund. Basically it’s a kind of basket filled with securities traded on an exchange. And an index fund is a form of…

Some (actually many) investors from time to time think of selling stocks and withdrawing their money. Especially such thoughts come to novice investors, trying to lure them back to the dark side of non-investing. Red candles of stock prices are like the red lightsaber of Darth Vader giving rise to despair. But calm down, folks, and keep your emotions out of your investment decisions. Make no rush selling your stocks even if you think that…

How to benefit from inflation You may think, whether we need to protect against inflation or if it’s possible to make profit from it. Inflation affects different spheres of life. Let’s go through them all and find out how to survive inflation. Inflation, what kind of beast is that? Prices are like kids, they grow day by day. But unlike kids, prices never stop growing. For example, two months ago you bought your favourite chocolate…

With years investing becomes more and more popular. We suppose there’re two main reasons for that: People are more conscious nowadays, and they want to be sure their future is safe;With such online trading apps like Orca investing becomes simple as never before. All you need is your smartphone and Internet connection. But if you’re still asking yourself the question “Should I invest?”, then we’re here to tell you why investment is important. Why investing?…

Investment could be both a pleasurable adventure and a headache, and many of you may be wondering how to invest into stocks, so as not to lose your nerves and money. Unfortunately, there is no way to predict the future and reduce the risk of loss entirely. But… There are different strategies and recommendations for investing in stocks, which can help to reduce risk.  Here’re our 8 shares investment tips: What’s the plan? Before investing…

Orca continues to share the stories of our frugal-minded investors. Frugality is not a set of rules or sacrifices. Each investor can find their own unique way to make it work and to stick to it effectively. Orca hopes you’ll find these stories helpful for building your own definition of financial minimalism. Investing well can be key to your ability to live comfortably for a long time to come. The next hero of this thrifty…

The whole pandemic situation has certainly changed the way we live. Perhaps no where is that more true than in finance. Many of us had to learn how to operate on a budget the hard way. But as they say, there’s always a silver lining. In this case that happened to be the very valuable knowledge of how to be smart with your money. In these hard times, people rethought their financial habits and modified…

Orca, a new investment app based in the UK, has launched an official subreddit with an eye on making the investment process for users and prospective users easier and more enjoyable as its community continues to expand. Our app was started as an answer to the current lack of quality investment platforms available to retail clients. While traditional financial institutions and professionals have a plethora of investment avenues, new and retail investors are often left…

There are many assets you can invest in. You, probably, have already discovered them in our app. Some of them are more sensitive to the market sentiment, some are less sensitive. What investments are attractive for you? Answer these 12 short questions, and Orca stock investment app will try to guess! Check your investing style Orca does not provide investment advice. If you are unsure about anything, please seek financial advice from an authorised advisor.…

Investment may seem a purely technical activity from the outside. Choose, click, invest, wait, and reap the harvest of your investment decisions. If you’re a fresher or just have started to invest, that might be the totality of your concept of investment. But as you can guess, that’s not the case: investment is much more complex than you might think – and some of the reasons for that complexity may surprise you – or even…