In many countries in the region, the depression felt in U.S., Israel and Europe is noticeably lacking.
Eytan Avriel is a co-founder of TheMarker, the business newspaper of the Haaretz Group. He is also the chief editor of TheMarker.com.
Each of us must consider his age, his confidence in his ability to save in the next few years and how much capital he has accumulated.
The representative rate of exchange closed Wednesday afternoon at NIS 3.865 to the dollar
Fischer and Bar-On decided to wait for new economic developments over the next few days before deciding on the matter.
The one major question every hungry investor is asking himself this morning is whether the time has come to buy securities.
It's now clear that we're in the throes of the worst international financial crisis in 70 years. So it's also clear that when the dust settles, there will be a thin layer of companies and people who made a killing.