Investment

The end of the beginning

By: Old Mutual Wealth Investment Strategists Izak Odendaal and Dave Mohr One of UK Prime Minister Winston Churchill’s most famous lines comes from a speech he gave after the defeat of German forces at the…
Investment

Investment advice can be risky business

By: Paul Nixon, head of technical marketing and behavioural finance at Momentum Investments Much has been said about flawed ‘risk profile’ and ‘risk tolerance’ questionnaires in the advice process. Despite the agreement as an industry about…
Investment

Investment jargon – demystifying investment language

Eight key investment nuances first-time investors should know Investment jargon – used by ‘those in the know’ ad nauseum – can be very intimidating, and sometimes even a barrier to entry for first-time investors. Understanding what your…
Investment

Chinese fund managers embracing ESG

By: Faisal Rafi FIA, Head of Research, RisCura When investors think about China, they don’t normally think about sustainable investing.  On the contrary, they know that China’s carbon footprint has been increasing for decades, now overtaking the…