Vintage car collecting is a way to diversify your investment portfolio. Buying a brand-new automobile is a fool’s game as they immediately lose value when driven off the car deal’s parking lot. In contrast, vintage cars increase in value over time. Why? Vintage cars are rare and have special features you cannot find in modern cars.

Back in the 1990's a rare comic already cost a few hundred dollars, today the same comic books fetch over $8,000 dollars at auction. Hot comics often revolve around superhero characters or comics that are the focus of an upcoming theatrical release. These comics have only been available for a few months and are sold for 50 to 100 dollars.

The best way to start investing in art is to visit the local galleries in your community. Get a feel for the artists whose works are selling. And set a reasonable budget to get going. Always remember to only spend the money that does not affect your other purchases or obligations. Art purchases are relatively illiquid long term strategic investment to diversify an already established portfolio.

For those who are concerned that their investing strategies may result in compromising their moral or religious beliefs, then Shariah guidance is the answer. This provides the investor with the information needed to ensure that all areas of Shariah law are considered before the investments are made. The result is that the investor has peace of mind when growing their portfolios.

You may have heard the term ethical investing, but what exactly does it mean? The answer is found in the standards and practices of individuals who use their ethical and moral compass when purchasing securities. This does depend on the view of the investor, their belief system, and what they consider to be ethical practices when making decisions about which securities to acquire.

Sustainable Investing has not come about because Greenpeace or other organizations are demanding greater action for the greater good. It's actually about greater greed, which gives us an opportunity for investors to think about where a company's greater greed intersects with the greater good.

A Quant fund is a hedge fund that uses statistical techniques, mathematical modeling, and automated algorithms, rather than fundamental analysis and human judgment, to make investment decisions and execute trades. Much has been written about Quant funds over the past few years and far from being complex the methodology behind a Quant fund is relatively straightforward.

Hedge funds are investment firms that use complex strategies and other forms of hedge fund management to generate returns for their investors. They are different from traditional investment funds that invest in stocks and bonds, and they are less regulated and much more opaque. This opaqueness is by design because many Hedge Funds are based offshore for tax and secrecy purposes.