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Billy Lynch, Executive: Strategic Development at PPS.

PPS and Standard Bank partner on launching the PPS Platinum Credit Card

Using credit now and gaining long-term financial benefits may seem like worlds apart. That’s about to change. (more…)

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Danie Esterhuyse

Managing your budget is key to surviving tough economic times

By Danie Esterhuyse, Senior Financial Adviser at PPS. The New Year brings in new hope and resolutions to achieve. For many professionals, one of the most common resolution is better management of their finances. (more…)

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Changes made to the PPS Balanced Index Tracker Fund

Passive funds have become a popular investment choice in South Africa. They are widely regarded as being suitable for retirement savings, offering a simple structure and the opportunity for sensible diversification. (more…)

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PPS acquires Santam’s stake in PPS short-term insurance business

The Professional Provident Society (PPS), the financial services company focused exclusively on graduate professionals, has acquired the remaining 49% shareholding held by Santam in the PPS short-term business. (more…)

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David Crosoer

A good track record of providing safety nets

By David Crosoer, Executive of Research and Investments at PPS Investments. PPS’s multi-managed funds have built credible long and short-term track records as a result of the consistent application of our investment approach to both the construction and evaluation of our portfolios. (more…)

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More students confident about SA and want to rebuild economy

PPS’s Student Confidence Index Report (SCI) 2018 reveals that students are optimistic about their future in South Africa with more believing they have a role to play in rebuilding the economy. (more…)

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Global growth is out of sync – what’s in store for SA

By Reza Hendrickse, Portfolio Manager at PPS Investments. Global economic expansion fell out of sync this year unlike the previous two years as global growth appeared to have plateaued. This is evident in Q3 where the performance has been less than spectacular. (more…)

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Could cash really be a better investment than equities?

By David Crosoer, Executive of Research and Investments at PPS Investments. With the benefit of hindsight, investing in SA cash over the past year (or even three) looks like a relatively sensible decision. At least, that’s the retort many investment professionals are currently facing as they sit in front of their clients. (more…)

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