Investment

Are we witnessing the US dollar’s fall from grace?

By: Michael Devereux, Multi-Asset Fund Manager, Schroders November’s multi-asset chart of the month highlights how a global shortage of US dollars could be reversing. This could signal the beginning of a weak phase for the currency….
Investment

Investing in 2020

As 2019 draws to a close, it’s tough for investors to have an optimistic view on the economy. Locally, weaker nominal growth has led to another year of disappointment in government revenue
Investment

Diversification is only half the story

while we’ve all heard the adage that the key to managing risk is diversification, the truth is that this is only half the story. First, it’s important to distinguish between risk and volatility.
Financial PlanningInvestment

PwC focus on GDP

South African economy contracted in the third quarter of 2019. Real gross domestic product (GDP) contracted by 0.6% q-o-q compared to a median growth forecast of 0.1% q-o-q amongst local economists.