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The Ides of September

The September and October months are often problem months for the investor. Statistically, September is the worst month; however, the most memorable crashes have occurred in October. 2008 was no exception with the failure of…
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Financial Services in turbulent times

While many consumers are disillusioned with the financial services industry, industry players are doing their own soul-searching about the way forward, especially with regards to distribution models. COVER spoke to Mike Jackson, CEO of PPS…
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Life statistics

Our attention is drawn daily to the number of lives lost in motor vehicle accidents, especially over the holiday periods. The Road Traffic Management Corporation (RTMC), which was formed in 1999, published its first comprehensive…
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October is Breast Cancer month

October is Breast Cancer month and we decided to publish a few articles on the subject. This is the first time that I have read so comprehensively on Breast Cancer and I now realise that…