2020-05-14 09:28 Lessons from Berkshire’s AGM Simon Brown highlights some of the key takeaways from Berkshire Hathaway’s annual general meeting that he reckons are most suitable for investors at the moment.
2020-05-07 09:43 Look to retail bonds for cash flow when dividends disappear It’s likely that many companies will not be paying out ordinary dividends due to the economic fallout of Covid-19. Simon Brown offers advice for investors that need to supplement this income they ...
2020-05-07 09:23 Investing offshore after the rout The rand cushioned the blow of the global stock market rout for many local investors. Now the question is how stocks and bonds will emerge from the largest sell-off in a generation.
2020-05-05 10:18 Are the mall heydays over? Can life be breathed back into SA’s shopping centres? Or will the oversupply of retail space prove to be a Reit nemesis?
2020-04-29 10:47 Should investors be going for gold? Should investors be going for gold? Amid a global influx of easy cash, and the expected subsequent inflationary fallout, the spot price of gold is set for a rally.

The return to normalcy is fraught with uncertainty 2020-04-29 09:31 Maarten Mittner analyses the road ahead for economic revival, equity and fixed-income markets and how politics may change as a result.
What to do in times of misfortune 2020-04-21 15:29 Using the examples of how some of the world’s greatest sports champions triumphed during times of adversity, PSG Wealth’s Schalk Louw offers advice on how investors can keep sailing amid the curr ...
Bond yields pose attractive investment opportunities 2020-04-16 15:32 Longer-dated government debt prone to more volatility despite attractive yields as passive asset managers sell South Africa’s sub-investment grade bonds.
When Covid-19 hits where you least expect it 2020-04-16 11:28 The effects of Covid-19 are far reaching and will have an impact everywhere. Investors will need to scour their portfolios to determine which of their ‘less obvious’ holdings will be affected.
How to prepare your ‘collapse strategy’ 2020-04-08 15:20 Investment expert Simon Brown shares his advice for developing an investment strategy that will help you harness the opportunities that can be found during a market rout.

Amazon wants to build your favorite podcast

May 24 2020 05:00

In recent months, Audible, the audiobook service owned by Amazon.com has been meeting with talent agencies and producers to discuss acquiring potential new podcast projects—or, in the terminology that Audible prefers, 'Audible Originals.'

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