2020-03-26 11:18 Winners in the rout As market volatility continues, certain local and global defensive stocks are starting to pose attractive valuations.
2020-03-26 10:34 Stronger tomorrow than today Schalk Louw points out those fiscal and monetary measures that will likely soften the blow to South African consumers as the country navigates the current crisis.
2020-03-20 17:05 Namibian government’s sneaky trick to tap local retirement funds The Namibian government changed the requirement for domestic investments for the country’s pension fund industry. This forced pensioners’ money into government bonds to fund the budget gap.
2020-03-17 09:49 The power of retained earnings In his annual letter to shareholders, Warren Buffett mentions how undistributed profits can boost a company in the long term. Simon Brown engages with this notion.
2020-03-12 09:02 Know the risk you’re taking on History has shown us that volatile markets may calm down and deliver solid returns afterwards. Schalk Louw analyses an important index that measures these swings.

Global inflation remains stubbornly low as asset prices buck the trend 2020-03-06 10:37 Has the Reserve Bank’s inflation target subtly shifted recently? Simon Brown takes a closer look at the workings and effects of inflation and interest rates
How to protect the value of money 2020-02-21 14:41 Inflation destroys the value of money. It’s essential that investors remember the power of compounding interest in order to help battle this erosion.
Which penny stocks are worth a thought? 2020-02-05 13:30 There are four penny stocks worth looking at on the JSE. Investors should, however, analyse their choices of these types of shares carefully.

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