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Andriette Theron

Should investors shun equities?

  By Andriette Theron, Senior Investment Analyst at PPS Investments. Despite volatility in equity markets, investors should still guard against trying to time the markets, or getting out of equities at the wrong time. (more…)

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Sizwe Mkhwanazi

More stock picks for 2017

As a tumultuous year winds down, Sanlam Private Wealth analysts look to the year ahead and choose the stocks they expect will offer the most value to investors. In this article, we look at Portfolio Manager Sizwe Mkhwanazi’s stock picks for the year ahead. (more…)

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Investing in turbulent times

South African investors often make the mistake of thinking that day to day movement in the rand or local bonds and equities are a function of domestic economic and political developments.  (more…)

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4AX becomes SA’s second licenced stock exchange

4 Africa Exchange (4AX) is pleased to announce it has been granted an exchange licence by the Financial Services Board (FSB) to become the next licenced exchange in South Africa – catering for companies who seek a listings alternative. (more…)

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Adriaan Pask

Don’t bet against equities

Market volatility and rising interest rates have spooked investors into allocating too great a weighting to their cash holdings, says Adriaan Pask, Chief Investment Officer, PSG Wealth. (more…)

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The benefits of a flexible investment approach

Constantly assessing the risks and returns of individual investment opportunities and being flexible are central to successful investing. “This is especially true for a change in asset prices,” says Shaun le Roux, fund manager at PSG Asset Management. (more…)

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Nigel Green, CEO, deVere Group

Financial markets have priced in ‘Remain’ – but what if they are wrong?

Financial markets appear to have already priced in a ‘remain’ outcome in the Brexit vote – but this leaves lots of potential downside if they are wrong, warns Nigel Green, founder and CEO of deVere Group. (more…)

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Stay in the market and be rewarded

Sanlam Investments’ Rafiq Taylor urges investors to stay on course with their long-term investment strategy. (more…)

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