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Peter-Armitage

Surviving the digital giants

By Peter Armitage, Anchor Capital’s CEO. Few would deny the benefits of the industrial revolution — increased productivity brought with it rising household income and innovation-enhanced quality of life. But the disruption, displacement and dispossession it entailed meant that, at the time, many would have struggled to recognise its good. So too with the digital revolution. […]

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Surviving the digital giants

AUTHOR: Peter Armitage, CEO, Anchor Capital Few would deny the benefits of the industrial revolution — increased productivity brought with it rising household income and innovation-enhanced quality of life. But the disruption, displacement and dispossession it entailed meant that, at the time, many would have struggled to recognise its good. So too with the digital […]

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Uncertainty about cryptocurrency and virtual assets in an estate

AUTHOR: Dave Thomson, CFP® and Senior Legal Adviser at Sanlam Trust I recently attended the Fiduciary Institute of South Africa (FISA) conference and listened to a very interesting presentation on freedom of testation and digital assets by Deidre Booyens. (more…)

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The FANGs have robust balance sheets

The acronym, FANGs – Facebook, Amazon, Netflix, and Google (now Alphabet) – that refers to just four specific stocks, was popularised by CNBC’s Jim Cramer in early 2013. (more…)

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