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How not to break the bank this festive season

By Lettie Mzwinila on 22 Nov 2019

reading time: 5 mins

The end of 2019 is fast approaching and with many looking forward to downtime during the festive season, this shouldn’t mean breaking the bank, according to...

WATCH : How to save for retirement when you work for yourself

By Ray Mhere on 12 Nov 2019

viewing time: 1 min

Driven by the desire for greater flexibility, and improvements in technology, many skilled workers are turning to the gig economy to earn a living. Working...

Is the US headed for a market meltdown?

By Vuyo Nogantshi on 11 Nov 2019

reading time: 4 mins

As the S&P 500 and Nasdaq seem set to continue to record new highs, some market analysts believe that the current raging US bull market may be in for a nasty...

What can we learn from the Springboks when it comes to setting financial goals?

By Belinda Carbutt on 08 Nov 2019

reading time: 5 mins

Rassie Erasmus took over as Springbok coach with 618 days to the Rugby World Cup. At the time the state of Springbok rugby was dire, with the team having los...

Orbis: Contrarian investing in an unconventional environment

By Jonathan Brodie on 30 Oct 2019

reading time: 9 mins

Orbis has been going through a period of painful underperformance. Jonathan Brodie reminds investors what Orbis is trying to achieve, examines performance ov...

How to construct a portfolio for a range of outcomes

By Andrew Lapping on 28 Oct 2019

reading time: 8 mins

The future is extremely uncertain. This isn’t because of any particular global situation; it is always the case. This is why it is important that we build...

Mindful of risk

By Nadia van der Merwe on 28 Oct 2019

reading time: 9 mins

Uncertain times may cause investors to shy away from risk. While it is important to be mindful of risk and understand the risks you are taking on when...

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