ETFs v ETNs: What’s the Difference?

ETFs v ETNs: What’s the Difference?

What is an ETN? An Exchange-traded note (ETN) is an unsecured debt security that tracks an underlying index of securities. ETNs are different from exchange traded funds (ETFs), which also track an underlying index of securities, but trade like a stock. An ETN is often...
A Review of Carlton James in 2020

A Review of Carlton James in 2020

As 2020 thankfully comes to an end, Carlton James enjoyed a year of clearing milestones. During a time of market volatility and uncertainty, a traditionally diversified portfolio has shown it will not defend investor capital, whereas the Carlton James Diversified...
The Falling Apple

The Falling Apple

2018 was littered with a value-decimating events. Of the major tech companies: Facebook, Apple, Amazon, Netflix and Google, Apple suffered the most – regardless of creeping privacy concerns within the tech industry, inching overvaluation was prevalent and with the...
Preparing for the next market downturn

Preparing for the next market downturn

In times like these it can be a challenge to identify when a market may turn down, often sharply. I’ve talked previously in this space about the need for diversification as a protective action for your portfolio against downturn in a highly connected global market....
Launch of CJG Management Consultants in Dubai Media City

Launch of CJG Management Consultants in Dubai Media City

I am pleased to share that the Carlton James Group has launched CJG Management Consultants, located in Concord Tower in Dubai Media City. We are quite pleased with the office space, as well as the view! See the bottom of this blog for...
Introducing the Carlton James Diversified Alpha Fund

Introducing the Carlton James Diversified Alpha Fund

In the many years that Carlton James has been developing opportunities for our shareholders, we have learnt a lot, but one notion always prevails – diversification in investment is key to a successful portfolio. I’m sure many of you will have read articles I...