Investment

How derivatives can lower investment risks

The fear of a market slump and increased volatility can be successfully countered by calculated uses of derivatives. Most fund managers in South Africa use diversification to manage their fund’s risk and lower volatility. But…
Investment

Strike season begins to bite

· Recent labour strikes add an extra layer of complication to South Africa’s economic recovery. · The extent of damage will depend on how soon the disputes are resolved. · Any prolonged reluctance by the…