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The cost advantages of index tracking funds

by Mike Brown, Managing Director, etfSA.co.za Warren Buffett, the world’s most famous investor, made the following observation in his letter to Berkshire Hathaway shareholders in February this year. In his instruction to the Trustee of the Warren Buffett estate, he has the following advice: “Put 10% of the cash in short-term Government bonds and...

Starting a savings plan

“You always say that every cent is important so I want to start a savings plan. My pocket money is R400 a month and I want to save R200 to invest for the future.  I want to know how I should invest my money,” writes Amogelang who is 22 years old and currently studying. Keabetswe is a second-year university student who also wants to start investing...