Investment options for the future.
A mutual fund is an investment vehicle made up of a pool of funds collected from many investors to buy securities such as stocks, shares and bonds. Mutual funds make it easy to build a diversified portfolio and get professional management, so you don’t have to research, buy, and track every security in the fund.
With many mutual funds to invest in, it can be difficult to find the right mutual fund or funds for your portfolio. At Leno, we manage a suite of funds which are registered and regulated by the Securities Commission of the Bahamas.
This is a “low risk” fund which is comprised of Fixed Income Securities such as government bonds, preference shares and/or corporate bonds. This fund provides steady and consistent returns.
This is a “medium risk” fund with an equal mix of equities such as stocks and fixed income securities such as government bonds, preference shares and/or corporate bonds.
This is a “high risk” fund which is comprised of equities such as stocks. This strategy gives higher returns.
This fund offers investors access to international securities and investments within the same vehicle a choice of several sub-funds, each constituting a separate segregated account which corresponds to a separate class of shares managed separately and distinguished mainly by their specific asset classes or investment objectives and policies.
Generation after generation homeownership has remained an ideal for many. In recent years there has been a global generational and cultural shift in buyer habits. A 2019 Statista survey notes that millennials under the age of 35 had the “most pessimistic outlook” on purchasing homes. Due to the mammoth combination of economic factors and financial …Posted by Gerrad Harris-Smith 17 Feb 2021
Amid the COVID-19 global pandemic, U.S financial markets saw an explosion of retail trading activity as individual investors fell in love with the world of stocks. Popular brokerage apps such as Robinhood, E-Trade, and TD Ameritrade empowered retail traders, giving them a voice in a marketplace that billion-dollar trading firms primarily dominated. The “little guys” …Posted by Gerrad Harris-Smith 7 Feb 2021
Having undergone legal, technical and public scrutiny by regulators, in addition to robust investment analysis by respected investors, over the course of more than a decade, a balanced view has begun to take shape whereby Bitcoin is emerging to be perceived as “digital gold”. Ironically, a few years back, the big banks were only interested …Posted by Gerrad Harris-Smith 26 Jan 2021
While Bitcoin and gold can both generate the desired diversification effect from inclusion in traditional portfolios as a hedge, Bitcoin outperforms gold in several ways which could very well serve as predictors of superior value appreciation over the long run: Generational Shift in Investing Behavior: Bitcoin represents a generational shift in investing behavior, potentially a …Posted by Gerrad Harris-Smith 26 Jan 2021
When constructing an investment portfolio, diversification is essential to mitigate against investment risk caused by the natural price fluctuations seen in financial markets. In an effort to offset some of that inherent volatility, many investors naturally seek to hedge their traditional portfolio positions with alternative assets. The approach of adding to the portfolio mix from …Posted by Gerrad Harris-Smith 26 Jan 2021
Once considered a privilege for the wealthy, trusts are increasingly popular among all who understand the power of planning. They want to protect and grow their assets while alive and ensure they are distributed according to their wishes after their demise without the requirement, expense or delay of probate — in confidentiality and privacy. But …Posted by Gerrad Harris-Smith 26 Jan 2021
The minimum account size is $1,000.
Mutual Funds are professionally-managed investments that allow you to pool your money with others to purchase a diverse range of securities.
The goal of diversification is to reduce risk by holding a variety of securities. It follows the mantra “don’t put all your eggs in one basket”.
Leno gives you access to publicly-traded stocks, bonds and mutual funds. Privately- issued securities are also available based on eligibility.
Yes, you can request online access to view brokerage and mutual fund account balances.
Deposits can be received via cheque or direct deposit to Leno.