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Motshabi Nomvethe of PPS

Financial planning for the sandwich generation

Many South Africans are increasingly experiencing the effects of the sandwich generation where young working professionals, usually in their late twenties to early forties, have to financially support their own children and their parents with their monthly income. (more…)

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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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PPS Short-Term Insurance launches business insurance solution

PPS Short-Term Insurance has announced that the company will now be offering commercial insurance solutions in addition to its personal lines product offering. This comes almost a year after the company changed its business model from a brokerage to an insurer, to provide tailor-made short-term insurance solutions to graduate professionals. (more…)

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Luigi Marinus

Investment themes to watch

By Luigi Marinus, Senior Investment Analyst at PPS Investments. Most people would not have predicted that offshore assets would end up becoming the worst performers in 2016 after being the best performing assets in 2015. And it is unlikely that the world thought a Trump presidency or Brexit were possible, or that it would be […]

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2014 MTN Panorama Tour in Mpumalanga, South Africa

PPS sponsors unique Panorama Cycle Tour

The Panorama Tour, a 12 year old cycle race which is the only road stage race for teams of two in South Africa, is proud to announce PPS as its headline sponsor for its 2017 event. (more…)

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Nazeer Hoosen

A pre-holiday insurance checklist

As the year begins to wind down and people start to plan and look forward to the holiday period, it is important that consumers ensure they are financially covered in the event of theft, loss or damage to personal belongings to avoid a holiday hangover. (more…)

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Tandisizwe Mahlutshana

Simple investment with big benefits

In the current volatile market environment, many investors may be feeling less than positive about investing due to associated risk, says Tandisizwe Mahlutshana, Executive of Marketing at PPS Investments “What is risk”, you may ask. The reality is that risk is a different thing to different people; however, it largely refers to exposure to some sort […]

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Tandisizwe Mahlutshana

Petrol hike a reminder to invest to outperform inflation

Last week the price of petrol rose by over 40c. The price of 95 octane petrol has risen around R2.00 per litre since March 2016 with the inland price now at R13.05. If you fill up with 95 octane three times this month and own a car with a 40 L tank, this will now […]

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