Jokes shape acceptance of views which reinforce prejudice, says Mandi Smallhorne.
Fin24 users debate Sars, Eskom's planned tariff hike & Greece.
The buck for the Marikana and Aurora tragedies stops at the highest level.
An investor who wants to invest in the JSE via an investment fund has two main options: using an active fund-management company, usually in the form of a unit trust, or what is commonly known as a passive fund.
The function of an asset manager is typically defined as that of handling the administrative, financial, capital, and operational aspects of any assigned portfolio.
‘When we look at the subindices of the media, we see the now decade-old declining dominance of oil,” George Herman, a senior investment strategist at Citadel Investment Services, tells City Press.
You’ve finally graduated, landed yourself a job and you are loving the flexibility of earning your own money. But before you know it, the money has run out and you’ve been hit with a whopping amount in bank fees. Neesa Moodley takes a look at some of the best bank accounts available for first-time earners
The preoccupation with being either rich or poor and the looseness with which the terms are used, are disturbing, says an expert.
An industry expert warns that investing in coal and nuclear power plants is a terrible mistake, as the law of exponentiality makes the cost of renewables ever cheaper.
There are warning signs of a Ponzi or pyramid scam and consumers should treat any offer of an above market return on investment with suspicion, says an expert.
Short-term savings are better housed outside of the range of investment options available, says business expert Maya Fisher-French.
Short term small interest rate movements should have no material impact on commercial property investors, says an expert.
Investments in assets such as boats could be considered as part of a well-balanced investment portfolio, says an industry expert.
The future of Naspers shares in portfolios have caused some robust debate in the last month, according to Daniël Kriel, CEO of Sanlam Private Wealth.
The Collective Investment Schemes industry has expressed concern over a sudden surge in interest in equities and says it hopes it is is not a case of market timing.
‘I am currently 28 and would like to be financially free by the age of 35,’ says Simon from Pretoria.
Internet taxi firm Uber says it is providing security for its drivers after verbal threats from other taxi operators in the latest outbreak of friction to hit the fast-growing company.
Necessary to prevent child trafficking
Killing the economy by keeping tourists away
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