2017-09-18 15:02 Where should investors head next? Local flexible funds may provide some insight. SA’s top five flexible funds, with R28bn under management, outperformed the market over the past five years. Here are the 10 most popular shares they’re investing in.
2017-09-14 10:05 What do Bitcoin and tulips have in common? Almost 400 years ago, tulip bulbs in the Netherlands ballooned astronomically in value before the bubble burst. Could the same happen to Bitcoin?
2017-09-14 08:22 The rise of the ETF Exchange-traded funds (ETFs) are gaining in popularity among investors. What is the state of the ETF industry in South Africa and what should you know before investing in these funds?
2017-09-06 14:13 How to determine your risk tolerance Two important aspects you need to focus on when investing are emotional risk tolerance and financial risk tolerance.
2017-09-05 12:52 Once you’ve found that brilliant share, don’t sell So you’ve managed to find a great share that is performing well. It is vital that you keep your cool and hold on to it despite the market’s ups and downs.

Why ETFs are fantastic gifts for kids 2017-08-31 10:07 For the next special occasion, consider giving your young relatives exchange-traded funds – a truly useful gift the children will thank you for once they reap the rewards.
Is there still value in global equities? 2017-08-31 13:24 Investors seeking to diversify their holdings may be concerned that global assets are overvalued at present. But value can be found if one knows where to look.
The risk of underperforming 2017-08-30 09:39 When you invest, losing money is not the only risk you will encounter. The other issue is underperforming the market. And if this happens, you will eventually have less money to retire on.

What constitutes bad advice

Sep 03 2017 06:00

Due to the recent poor performance of living annuities, City Press has been receiving complaints from investors who claim they received bad advice and want to cash in the investment.