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The world needs a global code of ethics for economists, says Mandi Smallhorne.
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Art prices running away.
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A properly diversified portfolio needs some exposure to hedge funds, but negative perceptions remain a problem.
New EU guidelines will make it difficult for Europeans to invest in SA private equity funds and local funds will struggle to get European capital, say experts.
Consumers who buy European lottery tickets with their credit cards are in contravention of foreign exchange regulations and may be liable to steep levies.
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Property index exchange-traded fund Proptrax is a cheap and easy way to gain exposure to the property market, says an analyst.
Investment interest in "frontier" African markets - particularly Nigeria and Kenya - is on the rise.
Although cash should still be seen as a "trashy" asset class, investors do not have many other places to park their money, says an analyst.
A handful of listed companies dominate the investment portfolios of local general equity funds.
Big firms are using political connections to keep their hands on pension fund surpluses, says the head of the Financial Services Board.
Fin24 user Asia writes how she managed to rehabilitate herself from splurging on feel-good items and keep clean from the bondage of lifestyle debt.
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I haven’t given it much thought.
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There are more than a few investors who have long regarded platinum as the “default option” when it comes to investing in South African mining stock. We’d beg to differ.
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