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    It has been a grave mistake to defy both Russia and France, says Leopold Scholtz.

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    No political figure seems to have the guts to speak out against Dudu Myeni, says Solly Moeng.

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Tips and tools

How to value shares yourself

Nov 23 2015 16:11

Is the market cheap or expensive? Is a certain sector overvalued or undervalued? Kirk Swart shares some techniques to help you value shares.


Saving in a rising interest rate environment

Nov 22 2015 13:30

South Africans are already under financial pressure and an expert suggests what is important to keep in mind about the impact of interest rate hikes on savings.


6 Top fund managers on where to find value when investing

Nov 13 2015 06:30

As the year draws to a close, many investors will be out meeting with their financial advisers to consider how their savings should be invested. finweek spoke to the managers of six of the country’s top-performing balanced funds for tips on choosing a balanced fund.


Ecsponent Limited: Ensuring sustainable, long-term wealth generation

Nov 09 2015 14:51

ADVERTORIAL: Ecsponent is a Pan African financial services group of companies that specialises in capital raising, credit and capital growth in niche market sectors.

Your voice

ETFs vs unit trusts as investment option

Nov 09 2015 11:30

Advice for a Fin24 user who is stuck on choosing between ETFs or unit trusts as an investment option.


Your business is NOT a savings plan

Nov 04 2015 09:26

ADVERTORIAL: It is dangerous to conflate one’s savings and investment needs with that of accumulating wealth in a business, says head of Business Market at Sanlam, Jannie Rossouw.


Is Ithuba’s Fafi your ticket to fortune?

Nov 01 2015 15:47

Do you think your dream could be your ticket to wealth? Then keep on dreaming and play Fafi Fortune, which was launched this week by Lotto operator Ithuba.


Cost of investment products could be impacted

Oct 28 2015 19:34

The introduction of the Retail Distribution Review will no doubt bring greater clarity to the cost of investment products, but may create an advice gap, says an expert.


Finding offshore flexibility

Oct 20 2015 14:09

Not everyone is a fan of paternalistic prescriptions like the Regulation 28 of SA's Pension Funds Act that restrict investors’ choice of where to invest their money.


How urbanites can invest in virtual cattle

Oct 18 2015 15:50

Are you interested in owning cattle, but live in an urban area? Livestock Wealth can help you.

Tips and tools

Trading requires time, not expensive training

Oct 18 2015 15:28

You don’t have to spend a fortune to become a trader, but you do need to spend time, writes Maya Fisher-French.


Lazy investing could cost you dear

Oct 16 2015 07:01

Procrastination is very human, but the delay in implementing your investment strategy destroys untold billions in possible gains, warns an investment expert.


Futuregrowth Infrastructure & Development Bond Fund hits R10bn

Oct 19 2015 07:52

ADVERTORIAL: Since launching in 1995, the total composite assets of the Futuregrowth Infrastructure & Development Bond Fund have grown to over R10bn.

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