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What to consider when investing internationally

By Tracy Muller, Head: Fiduciary at Nedbank Private Wealth Individuals are often driven to invest internationally for the wrong reasons, as emotions override financial acumen. They often only consider investing internationally when the rand starts depreciating against other currencies. But investing internationally should rather be a decision...

The case for offshore still remains compelling

By Lourens Coetzee, an Investment Professional at Marriott Demanding equity valuations and a subdued outlook for growth in South Africa suggest investors may need to increase their offshore exposure to ensure an acceptable investment outcome. Marriott believes the case for offshore equities remains compelling, as it is possible to purchase some of...

Is the time right to invest offshore?

Geoff Blount, CEO of Cannon Asset Managers, explains the different valuations of South Africa’s super sectors and presents a view on whether the time is right to invest offshore. With the JSE FTSE All Share Index hovering near record levels, investors may be wondering whether this is an appropriate time to sell local shares and invest the proceeds...