Investment

Markets: Going from Orange to Green?

By: Patrice Rassou, FNB Wealth and Investments & Ashburton Investments Chief Investment Officer 2020 will be remembered as the year where the Covid-19 pandemic swept across the world taking the lives of many. This human tragedy…
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Marriott Expectations Report

Introduction For many of us, 2020 was a year that we would probably like to forget as the spread of COVID-19 forced us to change how we live our lives in order to protect ourselves and others. In a matter of weeks, office buildings and schools were closed, engrained daily routines set aside, and many interactions vital to our mental wellbeing were replaced by online applications. This global upheaval was not only unsettling, but also emotionally and physically…
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Beware of sensational news

By: Ronald King, Head: Public Policy & Regulatory Affairs, PSG Konsult If there is one thing (ex) President Trump is right about, it’s the fact that there is an incredible amount of fake news out…
Investment

Longer-term view holds positive signs for business

Short-term low growth is “new normal” but longer-term view holds positive signs As the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic continues to ripple through 2021 and South Africa faces economic contraction and high levels of business…
Investment

Three Key Drivers for Markets in 2021

By: Graham Wainer, Group CIO of Stonehage Fleming Investment Management (UK) 2020 was a defining and historic year, characterised by an unprecedented global health crisis and peacetime policy response. The contrast between the current economic…