Marqeta Inc: Powering The Fintech Revolution

Risevest Marqeta blog

Marqeta is a stock that has been on our watch list for a while, but with the recent sell-off in tech companies and its subsequent 42% drop, we have initiated a position in the company.

Ponzi Schemes In Nigeria: Robbing Peter to Pay Paul

Risevest Ponzi scheme article

Ponzi schemes in Nigeria date as far back as the 1980s and early 1990s, over two decades ago.

What Is Recession And How Does It Affect You?

Risevest What is Recession and How Does It Affect You

In the simplest of terms, a recession signifies moving backwards, the opposite of an advancement. Under normal conditions, we all would like to advance/grow in our endeavours

Investing During This Tightening Economic Cycle

Risevest explains how to invest in this tight economic cycle

There are typically four stages of the economic cycle. The first stage is the expansion stage or boom stage when credit is expanding, stocks are booming, the economy is growing and everyone feels like their investments are green and going up. This is followed by a slowdown stage where asset values have reached their peak… Continue reading Investing During This Tightening Economic Cycle

We’re Increasing Our Portfolio Hedges To Protect Your Investments

Risevest is activating our hedging position

A few weeks ago, we shared that we had activated our portfolio hedges in response to the inflation driven market correction

Investing Is For You: 6 Women On Why Women Should Invest

Investing is for you, How 6 women on why women should invest

More men invest in equities than women and since equities outperform all other asset classes over the long term, by not investing in these assets, women are at a disadvantage.

The Dollar Investments That I Stashed Away In Rise Was Helpful Towards My MSc Journey. My Name Is Ifunanya And This Is How I Make My #MoneyRise

Ifunanya rise blog

We spoke to Ifunanya Moneke who is currently studying for her Master’s degree in Managing Innovation and Information Technology in the UK on how she was able to save and fund her Master’s degree by using Rise. This is her story.

How To Be A Good Investor

How to be a good investor

As the world progresses, more people understand the need to invest and how investment helps you attain financial freedom, especially with the rule of compounding.

Forever Is The Ride: Tobe And Nenye’s Love Story

Tobe and Nenye Love and Returns

Welcome to “Love and Returns”, a Valentine-inspired series about love, life, and money.

Facebook Is Running Out Of Friends

Facebook Risevest blog

For the first time in Facebook’s 18-year history, the platform recorded a drop in Daily Active Users (DAU) from 1.93 billion to 1.929 billion.