Financial PlanningInvestment

Creating and preserving wealth

Wealth Managers have the task of both creating and preserving the wealth of their private clients. In these current uncertain financial times, accompanied by greater market volatility as experienced since the financial crisis, this task…

Walmart meets the developmental state

The leading role in the economy given to the state in a developmental state is hardly reconcilable with an independent competition policy. Competition policy implies a commitment to the market system with a view to…
Financial PlanningInvestment

The myths of risk tolerance

Risk is not always clearly understood when it relates to investments. It is described in a variety of terms – think of “risk tolerance,” “risk acceptance,” “risk appetite,” “risk attitude,” “risk profile” and “risk propensity”….