Investment

Dreary GDP growth prospects for 2019

While volatility in South Africa is nothing new, the poor growth prospects present the perfect example as to why South African investors need to diversify their investments.
Investment

Getting a grip on inflation expectations

By: BlackRock Investment Institute (BII) Inflation expectations have sharply fallen recently, driving down U.S. government bond yields and focusing attention on Fed policy. The market now expects three Fed rate cuts by the end of…
Investment

GDP horror show

According to latest figures from Statistics South Africa, the economy shrank by -3.2% quarter-on-quarter (seasonally adjusted and annualised) in the first quarter of 2019
Investment

When cyber risks meet geopolitics

Cybersecurity is becoming a pressing issue – and a flash point where countries’ economic and national security interests can intersect. The combination of these issues is complicating