Investment

How you behave determines how you invest

Paul Nixon, Head of Behavioural Finances at Momentum Investments Famous 19th century American poet, Emily Dickinson, once said, “Behaviour is what a man does, not what he thinks, feels, or believes”. It is this notion…
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Is the dollar done?

David Rees – Senior Emerging Markets Economist at Schroders Schroders assess whether the freezing of Russia’s FX reserves could ultimately cool the dollar’s dominance as a reserve currency. Last month the Russian government missed a…
Investment

Unsurprising April inflation outcome driven by transport costs

Sanisha Packirisamy, Economist at Momentum Investments and Herman van Papendorp, Head of Investment Research & Asset Allocation at Momentum Investments.  Download full research note here Highlights: Headline inflation remained unchanged at 5.9% in April 2022. The figure…
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Trade as a catalyst for board gender diversity

South African companies seeking to expand into global trade and investment could become more attractive trade partners by adopting relevant corporate governance practices of countries in the European Union, South Africa’s largest trading partner in…
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REITs poised to bounce back as pandemic eases

Marc Edelberg, Partner at Mazars Cape Town, explains how remote working and the rise of e-tailing have catalysed an interesting shift in the future trajectory of REITs both locally and globally.  After the economic uncertainties…