Tag - money market fund

Which investment option is best for you?

Beata Carstens, a certified financial planner from Veritas Wealth, explains that deciding on the best vehicle for your hard-earned money ultimately depends on your investment goals. There is such a plethora of investment options available on the market these days that it is often difficult to know what the best choice is for you. As with any...

How to invest in risky markets

Every time we open the newspaper, switch on the radio or watch TV we are inundated by information on the imminent collapse of Europe and the impact it will have on global growth. As a result stock markets across the world are extremely volatile so share prices are rising and falling by significant amounts every week. Investors are understandably...

The risks associated with Money Market investing

According to Piet Viljoen of valuation-based asset manager RE:CM, investors need to be well informed about the risks associated with money market investments. The primary objectives of a money market fund are capital protection and provision of liquidity. Yet during the global credit crisis, it became evident that even money market funds can...