Investment

Remain focused on the long term

Markets are inherently always in a state of flux, but what is unusual about this juncture is that there appears to be a few important, yet conflicting, signals facing investors. Most notably, policy easing in the face
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Market gloom opens attractive buys

In some good news for investors, difficult local conditions have led to a material de-rating in equity valuations, creating several enticing opportunities in higher-quality companies that were previously expensive
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Investing offshore, a case study

Thabang is as South African as can be. He loves nothing more than a braai and believes that there is no place like home – South Africa! He does however worry about the South African economy as the gross domestic
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The potential perils of passives

With passive equity funds threatening to take over their active peers in the US, and active managers struggling to outperform the market over recent years, one may be tempted to start switching into passive investments