FinovateSping 2016 has come to a close. It was a whirlwind couple of days and we had a fantastic time presenting our single-stock, expert-based Robo Advisor to a record-breaking crowd. FinovateSpring 2016 had the highest attendance rate in its history (> 1550), so we wanted to make sure we gave our best! We are so […]

meetinvest CITY A.M. - Investment Democrats

By Harriet Green – CITY A.M. Harriet Green talks investment experts, Asian expansion and putting £1m of your own savings on the line with the founders of meetinvest, Michel and Maria Jacquemai Last summer, Michel Jacquemai found himself under a pile of books by investment experts. The portfolio manager, former Credit Suisse vice president, partner […]

The Times The New Trend Clicking with DIY Investors - meetinvest

By David Budworth – The Times Social networking sites such as Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn are used by hundreds of millions of people everyday and have revolutionised communication. Now, networking techniques are being employed by a growing number of websites that claim to be able to help you become a better investor. Each does things […]

meetinvest UK Guru stock portfolio performance

• UK expert portfolio reveals fully transparent access to current investments • Homepage refreshed, updated and re-developed to enhance user experience and information access • Research shows 45% of UK adults find the stock market and data available to them “confusing” – many more would be likely to invest if given access to comprehensive information […]

meetinvest the daily telegraph

Following yesterday’s article in The Daily Telegraph, we were very pleased to see a surge in sign-ups on meetinvest and have almost doubled our user numbers! It makes us very happy to see that there is great interest in meetinvest. We are constantly trying to find ways in which to improve our service to you […]

warren buffett the telegraph meetinvest

By Rebecca Burn-Callander, Enterprise Editor – Daily Telegraph / The Telegraph A free platform, which is giving away investment formulas based on the strategies used by multi-millionaire investors, is hoping to democratise stock market investment Ordinary people can now invest as Warren Buffett, James Slater or Sir John Templeton do by using a free algorithm […]

Are Computers Human 5

There is one mistake that costs investors billions of dollars every year and yet investors continue to repeat it. This mistake happens primarily because investors are emotional and overconfident. Being emotional is the main reason for so called “timing” mistakes. The market research firm Dalbar Inc. calculated, for the period between 1994-2013, that due to […]

meetinvest stocks investing strategies

• ‘Financial Facebook’ empowers retail investors to invest like a professional, as well as link individuals with like-minded people to exchange ideas, share experiences and connect • Research shows 45% of UK adults find the stock market and information available to them as “confusing” • 39% of UK adults would be more likely to invest […]

Are you familiar with the famous Marshmallow Test performed in the 1960s by psychologist Walter Mischel? He designed a simple experiment at Stanford’s Bing Nursery School to test the self-control of preschoolers. He put them into a room (filming it with hidden cameras) and told them they could either eat one Marshmallow immediately, or if […]

Passive vs. Factor vs. Active meetinvest

Most people who don’t earn their money in the professional investment world are unaware that there is a heated debate over which investment approach is better: active or passive? What is active investing? It might best be described as an attempt to apply human intelligence to find “good deals” in the financial markets. Active managers […]

Michel Jacquemai

I first met Michel Jacquemai at the end of my interview to join the meetinvest team. A strong handshake and a smile greeted me and my first impression of the man was very positive and has since proved to be quite accurate. Of course he’s more than just a nice guy, he possesses a boatload […]

meetinvest Co-founder on the Finance 2.0 Panel

Investing goes iPhone: find out what your choice of free mobile apps has to do with how you could be investing in the future and read this interesting analogy that meetinvest Co-founder Michel Jacquemai presented at the Exchange Traded Products Day in Zurich.  As an investor or a professional member of the financial industry, it […]