Category

Lifestyle

Category

Porsche…Porsche… PORSCHE… A machine that is impossible not to admire—and the company that produces it is now a huge corporation. In 2020, despite the pandemic, Porsche AG sold 272,162 cars, and its value grew to €28.7 billion (≈£22.9 bn). But it was not always so. Back in the last century, despite having iconic status, Porsche AG was still a small, family-owned sports car corporation. Yet somehow, in 2005, the company decided to take over the mighty Volkswagen…

In honour of the Heritage Open Days, Orca decided to give everyone who buys the God save the Queen collection a stock from Barclays. It’ll be available only today, so if by chance you have forgotten how to buy collections in Orca, it is the time to remember how to do it. Inspired by the festival, we in Orca thought that in fact art and investment are very similar in many things. It’s addictive When…

“Freedom is nothing but a chance to be better.”Albert Camus, French author, journalist and philosopher The 21st century is in full swing, and it has finally dawned on us: “Seriously, dudes, women can also be financially independent”. Bravo! The 20th century was a battle for women Of course, it hasn’t always been that way. In 1966, the now-famous investment adviser, Geraldine Weiss, received a letter from a reader who wrote: “I can’t imagine myself ever…

“By sowing frugality we reap liberty, a golden harvest.” Agesilaus II, King of Sparta Live in a spacious house, buy whatever you want, be certain about your future and have no limits. Sounds like the dream life we’ve all imagined at least once. What if we told you you could make that dream a reality? How? Frugal living is the answer!  Cheap vs. frugal You may well protest that “no limits” and “frugal living” can’t…

Normally, we wouldn’t ask ‘How much do stocks fall during recession?’ or ‘How bad is the stock market right now?’. But questions like that suddenly became very valid when our ministers informed us that the UK economy is going through a crisis unseen for the last three centuries because of the virus. Okay then, what do the stock market and the UK economy look like today? Let’s find that out. Forced reality When the virus…