According to the major ratings agencies, South African bonds are now seemingly “junk” – a word which is loaded with negative sentiments.
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Global macro indicators are currently strong, with a clear cyclical recovery underway in most regions of the world. Expectations are high for a continuation of this economic strength, which is currently underpinning risk assets.
In recent weeks, investors have been on a President Zuma-fuelled rollercoaster ride as market valuations and currencies reacted to the political and economic fallout of the Cabinet reshuffle.
While we are getting our debts under control we are not investing in wealth-creating assets.
For as little as R100, #invest gives you access to a managed portfolio, share education resources and a monthly market update.
Capital preservation (ie, avoiding losses) is as important to building a superior, long-term track record as picking winning investments.
A series of big, usually unexpected, events shaped financial markets in 2016. This infographic from Cannon Asset Managers summarises the tumultuous year.
For the first time since December 2009, value stocks have pulled ahead of growth stocks when measured over a one-year period.
In the final video of his Investing Demystified series, Lars Kroijer explains how to select the right products for your passive portfolio, and how to keep your strategy on track.
In part 4 of Lars Kroijer's Investing Demystified video series, he looks at how you should structure your investment portfolio based on your own risk profile.