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Investment strategy to outsmart volatility

In times of current market volatility investors should, among other risk mitigation strategies, reduce the risk of buying assets at the top and (as a result of emotions mostly) selling at the bottom. One effective approach is investing fixed amounts at regular intervals over a long period, thereby spreading risk over time. This concept is […]

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David Crosoer

What good multi-managers and good football managers have in common

I’ve never compared multi-managers to football managers – but PPS Investment’s David Crosoer has.  His findings make for an interesting read. (more…)

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Motorists urged to be familiar with accident protocol

The latest Road Traffic Management Corporation annual report has revealed that more than 4 500 road fatalities were reported on South African roads from April 2014 to April 2015. (more…)

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Nazeer Hoosen

Insurance tips for new homeowners

Purchasing a home for the first time can be extremely exciting, but this new asset also comes with additional responsibilities such as homeowner’s insurance. Nazeer Hoosen, Executive: Short Term Insurance at PPS states that it is imperative for any individual buying their first home to ensure that they have a proper insurance policy in place […]

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Fancy a career as a Life Advisor?

PPS, the financial services provider that specializes in providing benefits to the graduate professional market, recently launched its Life Advisory Business Unit focused on advising clients on their Life Insurance products. (more…)

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Nazeer Hoosen

Home insurance implications of thunder and lightning season

Nazeer Hoosen, Director: Short-Term Insurance at PPS, says spring and summer in South Africa bring with them a number of weather implications such as heavy thunder and lightning storms, especially in the Gauteng region and northern parts of the country. As a result, it is important for homeowners in these areas to ensure that their […]

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PPS adjourns member vote on restructuring plans

Professional Provident Society Limited (PPS), the specialist South African financial services provider to graduate professionals, has announced an adjournment of its general meeting for members to vote on its proposed restructuring.       The general meeting, held last night (16 March)  in Parktown, Johannesburg, was adjourned as there was not the requisite number of […]

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