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by LordMimosa
Mon Nov 27, 2017 12:19 pm
Forum: Investing - Help with Personal Investments
Topic: VXUS / VTI / MTX : should I add some VGK ? Currency issue (European)
Replies: 0
Views: 130

VXUS / VTI / MTX : should I add some VGK ? Currency issue (European)

Hi all :) , I'm posting here because I have a problem with my current portfolio... I started investing 5 or 6 months ago, and I have the feeling that I don't have enough exposure to European countries (I'm European). As the Euro is doing well at the moment, my portfolio is not very performant... My ...
by LordMimosa
Mon Jul 17, 2017 3:31 am
Forum: Investing - Help with Personal Investments
Topic: Rate my portfolio ! Etf/Stock [Europe]
Replies: 10
Views: 983

Re: Rate my portfolio ! Etf/Stock [Europe]

Hi BeBH65, thanks for your response ! I've found the rates in Ireland, and it seems "ok" - I can either invest in bonds or just saving (with 0.15% of interest, "lol" ). Those are the rates for the bonds ; National Solidarity Bond (10 Year) 16% tax free over 10 years, AER 1.50% National Solidarity Bo...
by LordMimosa
Sat Jul 15, 2017 4:07 am
Forum: Investing - Help with Personal Investments
Topic: Rate my portfolio ! Etf/Stock [Europe]
Replies: 10
Views: 983

Re: Rate my portfolio ! Etf/Stock [Europe]

Hi again folks ! I checked to replace my BND with something european and I can't find anything... I just found an Ishare ETF but it's irish, and as you know I need to stick with Vanguard's ETFs because of the tax here in Ireland. I thought about BNDX but : -It seems riskier than BND -It's not just E...
by LordMimosa
Fri Jul 14, 2017 3:23 pm
Forum: Investing - Help with Personal Investments
Topic: Rate my portfolio ! Etf/Stock [Europe]
Replies: 10
Views: 983

Re: Rate my portfolio ! Etf/Stock [Europe]

Hello LordMimosa, Welcome to the forum. One of the first and most important decisions to take is to decide on your asset allocation; i.e. the split between Equity and Bonds. On this site many hold equity for growth and bonds for protection. Your AA should be determined by your willingness, need and...
by LordMimosa
Fri Jul 14, 2017 12:45 pm
Forum: Investing - Help with Personal Investments
Topic: Rate my portfolio ! Etf/Stock [Europe]
Replies: 10
Views: 983

Re: Rate my portfolio ! Etf/Stock [Europe]

Hi,

Thanks for your message ! Actually I live in Ireland :happy
by LordMimosa
Fri Jul 14, 2017 6:44 am
Forum: Investing - Help with Personal Investments
Topic: Rate my portfolio ! Etf/Stock [Europe]
Replies: 10
Views: 983

Rate my portfolio ! Etf/Stock [Europe]

Hi All ! I'm a fresh new investor, and I'd like some advice/point of view about my portfolio - I live in Europe (I think it's important). At the moment I have a portfolio with a value of 11.000€ (around 12.500 $), containing : 8% AMZN 45% VTI (ETF) 38% VXUS 9% BND -----------------------------------...