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Investment Blog

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…

“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…

On the Orca app, you’ll find more than 300 investment assets: stocks, ETFs, indices. Whether you’re a seasoned investor or just like being picky, Orca offers you essential information on each asset, so you can learn its particular quirks and help you make wise investment choices. What’s more, Orca provides you with straightforward educational materials, so you can quickly learn how to invest, even with just a little money. And since many investors – especially beginners…

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…

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…

Thrifty, spartan, and prudent – these are the suggested synonyms for ‘frugal’. While this word normally describes positively simplistic life habits, it also has a direct correlation to wealth-building. If you look after the pennies, the pounds will look after themselves according to the old saying. In more modern terms, frugality is what the analysts call ‘effective private wealth management’. New habits – new opportunities You wouldn’t expect the virus to push you towards better…

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…