Performance update — Oct. 2020

Last month, there was no middle ground. Winners really won and losers really lost. Despite the volatility created by the market’s reaction to the US presidential elections, Rise stocks portfolio outperformed S&P 500 in October, with our performance for the month coming in at 4.29% vs 3.48% for S&P 500 in the same period. However, there… Continue reading Performance update — Oct. 2020

Celebrating 365 days of Rise 🎉

Today marks Rise’s first birthday. From a founding team of 3 to a team of 20 and counting people, Rise has grown significantly and continues to do so. We started Rise as a simple way of providing people living in Nigeria with dollar-denominated investments in the US and other markets to enable them to earn… Continue reading Celebrating 365 days of Rise 🎉

How Does the US Elections Affect My Stock Portfolio?

Come November 3rd, the most important political event in the world will take place – the US elections. Everyone is wondering who is going to emerge as the winner, Donald Trump or Joe Biden? At Rise, we are pondering about that too but more importantly about what this election means for your investments and how… Continue reading How Does the US Elections Affect My Stock Portfolio?