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LATEST Absa CIB  

SOE solutions: All stakeholders have a role to play

12 Mar 2020 /  Tebogo Tshwane
Given their critical role in the economy, government shouldn't only pay attention to SOEs when they're in crisis: Bakang Letshwiti, Absa Corporate and Investment Banking.

Fix the nuts and bolts of SOCs

11 Mar 2020 /  Tebogo Tshwane
Then the money issues will follow suit, says Bakang Letshwiti from Absa Corporate and Investment Banking.

Failing SOCs: What can the private sector do?

9 Mar 2020 /  Tebogo Tshwane
Bakang Letshwiti from Absa Corporate and Investment Banking discusses the focus on state-owned companies (SOCs) at a post-budget review session.

First-time buyers still reaping the benefit of lower interest rates

21 Sep 2021 /  Jeanette Clark
With interest rates at their lowest in recent years, Nondumiso Ncapai, Head of Product at Absa Home Loans, believes that prospective first-time buyers are still sitting pretty in the current South African property market.

Just launched your start-up? You’d better start drafting that will

15 Sep 2021 /  Jeanette Clark
'Estate planning should have the same priority as a dynamic and valid business plan for entrepreneurs and business owners' – Riaan Botha of Absa Trust.

Showing your money the world

9 Sep 2021 /  Jeanette Clark
'Over the years it has become progressively simpler for South Africans to expatriate funds or to save in foreign currency' – Absa’s Janeal Haskins.

Weathering the Covid-19 storm

7 Sep 2021 /  Jeanette Clark
What the trends around franchise businesses show us.

LATEST Africa Focus  

Swarms of locusts devastate parts of northern Kenya

30 Jun 2020 /  Omar Mohammed, Reuters
The hatchings have occurred as crops are planted in a region where 20 million people struggle for food.
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Africa – a diverse region – requires ‘granular approach’

6 Nov 2018 /  Arnold Segawa
How able are certain African states to weather a crisis globally?
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South Africa must become the entrepreneur for attracting investment

26 Oct 2018 /  Prinesha Naidoo
Deloitte’s Martyn Davies on how Ramaphosa’s investment summit can attract FDI.

High hopes for Africa’s auto sector

18 Oct 2018 /  Nompu Siziba
Dr Martyn Davies – MD of Emerging Markets & Africa, Deloitte

LATEST Anglo American  

Anglo is determined to be the tip of the spear that transforms the mining sector

19 May 2022 /  Ciaran Ryan
By using more precise technologies, less energy and less water, and by making ‘zero harm’ a working reality rather than a corporate cliché.

Anglo American’s hydrogen-powered truck is a head turner

12 May 2022 /  Ciaran Ryan
It’s a product of a culture that takes clean energy seriously.

Mining Indaba: The importance of partnerships in mining

10 May 2022 /  Fifi Peters
Sibusiso Tshabalala – External Communication Manager, Anglo American

LATEST Budget  

News and coverage of South Africa’s most recent and past budget policy statements, speeches and related articles.
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Government is putting crypto under the magnifying glass

8 Mar 2022 /  Thomas Lobban and Ruan Stander
In the Budget Review it proposes that regulatory bodies be established to safeguard crypto owners.
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Why SA’s budget for 2022 may reinforce inequality

3 Mar 2022 /  Daniel McLaren, Zimbali Mncube, Cheryl-Lyn Selman and Lindi-K Khumalo, GroundUp
Less money for public schools and healthcare, but tax breaks for corporates and individual taxpayers

Could government finally be hearing business’s calls?

28 Feb 2022 /  Busi Mavuso
For once I feel like business and government are not pulling in opposite directions: BLSA CEO.
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Wealth declaration is not all negative

28 Feb 2022 /  Amanda Visser
Allows government to gather better information before starting to make any tax moves.

LATEST Chivas Venture  

A grand finale

24 Jan 2019 /  Sasha Planting
Khula wins the SA leg of the Chivas Venture competition for social entrepreneurs.

Growing healthier fruit trees faster for increased yield

18 Jan 2019 /  Mosehla Gwangwa
Process creates more robust plants and bigger fruit while saving on water and fertiliser.

Supporting the agri-supply chain with local software ecosystem

17 Jan 2019 /  Mosehla Gwangwa
Khula app – a mobile marketplace that gives smaller farmers an in to big buyers.

Local initiative upskills communities on bees, hive manufacturing

16 Jan 2019 /  Mosehla Gwangwa
Kgosana Holdings has trained 120 beneficiaries, 25 of whom have financially benefitted from this social impact programme.

LATEST CM Trading  

Online trading is booming thanks to Covid

16 Sep 2021 /  Ciaran Ryan
Millions see it as a way to make extra income.
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Rules for successful trading

4 Nov 2020 /  Ciaran Ryan
You don’t need a university degree, but you definitely need a plan that you stick to.
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Why forex trading levels have spiked during the pandemic

3 Nov 2020 /  Ciaran Ryan
It’s become a cottage industry for those stuck at home – and 'copy trading' is helping breathe new life into it.

What’s behind the boom in online trading?

2 Nov 2020 /  Ciaran Ryan
Millions of people around the world are on the hunt for a new source of income.

LATEST Coindirect  

The downside of crypto arbitrage

14 Jul 2021 /  Ciaran Ryan
It’s not a get-rich-quick scheme, profits are taxable, and there’s a limit to how much you can trade in a year.

The holy grail of crypto arbitrage: completing two profitable trades per person a day

13 Jul 2021 /  Ciaran Ryan
Coindirect has cracked it, and it’s a big deal.

Crypto arbitrage simply explained

12 Jul 2021 /  Ciaran Ryan
Coindirect has created a ‘closed loop’ arbitrage to remove most of the risks.

How to benefit from bitcoin without the volatility

2 Jun 2021 /  Ciaran Ryan
Crypto arbitrage opportunities have remained relatively unaffected whether bitcoin is in a bull or a bear market.

LATEST CoreShares  

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How to give yourself the best chance of achieving financial goals

5 Jun 2019 /  Patrick Cairns
With life expectancies increasing, you will probably need to live off your savings for 20 years or more after you stop working.

Is it possible to build more predictable investment outcomes?

3 Jun 2019 /  Patrick Cairns
How does an asset manager decide on what the best way to invest your money is?

Getting the most out of good advice

29 May 2019 /  Patrick Cairns
The ways in which financial advisors add value often lie beyond the obvious.
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The greatest threat to your investment success could be you

27 May 2019 /  Patrick Cairns
What does the evidence tell us about our ability to predict the best times to buy or sell?

LATEST Denker Capital  

Value and intrinsic value are not to be confused

13 Feb 2019 /  Marcia Klein
Why simply building a portfolio from stocks with a low P/E is a thing of the past.
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Shareholder activism can unlock value

12 Feb 2019 /  Marcia Klein
Fund managers may need to roll up their sleeves to unlock value in their investments.

High value opportunities in the small- and mid-cap space give nimble investors an edge

11 Feb 2019 /  Marcia Klein
Agile management and a large investible universe play into the hands of smaller fund managers.

LATEST Fairtree  

Income funds are critical building blocks of a balanced fund

29 May 2019 /  Marcia Klein
Volatile equity markets emphasise the need for balance.

Multi-asset class fund shows a preference for South African stocks

28 May 2019 /  Marcia Klein
Fairtree fund focuses on tactical asset allocation and protection against the downside.

Fairtree’s balancing act

27 May 2019 /  Marcia Klein
Flexibility key to the Balanced Prescient Fund.

LATEST Features  

3-D printed chocolate to start reaching consumer market

14 Feb 2020 /  Corinne Gretler, Bloomberg
Barry Callebaut’s printers can print thousands of pieces in a short time.

Eight ways wine will change in 2020

5 Jan 2020 /  Elin McCoy, Bloomberg
It's all rather radical.
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Ten books on thinking about thinking

1 Jan 2020 /  Barry Ritholtz, Bloomberg Opinion
A reading list that might teach you a thing or two about why we get things wrong.
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World’s leading chefs name their favourite restaurant meals of 2019

29 Dec 2019 /  Richard Vines, Bloomberg
From New York to Copenhagen and Peru - the best bites according to the world's leading chefs.

LATEST Fendt  

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AGCO is seeking South African investments

2 Nov 2020 /  Ryk van Niekerk
Felix Seitz believes its premier international Fendt brand is both required and desired by the farming community because of its engineering mastery and the high levels of efficiency it delivers.

AGCO se twee-vlak verspreidingsnetwerk kan agente se winsgewendheid verhoog

27 Oct 2020 /  Ryk van Niekerk
Frans Cronje – streeksverkoopbestuurder, Fendt en Valtra Afrika

AGCO invites strategic partners for its local Fendt dealer network

22 Oct 2020 /  Ryk van Niekerk
Global leader in the design and production of agricultural equipment is looking to establish a firm foothold in SA for its premium German-manufactured line.

LATEST Fisa  

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Stumbling blocks to winding up deceased estates

16 Mar 2022 /  Amanda Visser
Angélique Visser, national councillor at Fisa, explains the so-called ‘three Ps’ that can delay the winding up of a deceased estate.

Anomaly in two important pieces of legislation addressed

15 Mar 2022 /  Amanda Visser
Recent case again emphasises the importance of a will.
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Avoid these pitfalls when drafting your will

14 Mar 2022 /  Amanda Visser
Fisa chair Ian Brink explains how vague or unclear testamentary instructions when drafting a will, as well as inadequately identified heirs, can delay the finalisation of this important document.

The important role of independent trustees in a family business trust

1 Sep 2021 /  Amanda Visser
It is critical for trustees to remain impartial.

No one-size-fits-all solution for the agricultural industry

12 Oct 2021 /  Ryk van Niekerk
One must analyse the energy needs and tailor solutions accordingly.

The uptake of alternative energy solutions is necessary

11 Oct 2021 /  Ryk van Niekerk
South African farmers have adopted alternative energy solutions quite quickly.

Alternative energy solutions for sustainable agriculture

8 Oct 2021 /  Ryk van Niekerk
It’s vital for the industry to have steady, reliable, and cost-effective sources of energy.

Trends in the agricultural sector

8 Oct 2021 /  Ryk van Niekerk
There are various financial benefits to energy solutions.

‘Stay focused, keep on moving, and find some cheerleaders in your life’

27 Jun 2018 /  Sonya Culverwell
Interesting advice from the CEO of an investment management firm.

The Alida De Swardt business leadership journey

13 Jun 2018 /  Sonya Culverwell
How marching to your own drum can empower everyone else.

‘I believe in the magical combination of positive energy and a growth mindset’

6 Jun 2018 /  Sonya Culverwell
The CEO of RMI Investment Managers shares her most powerful lessons.

‘Suddenly I could decide I wanted the head of the sinter plant to be a female…’

30 May 2018 /  Sonya Culverwell
The owner of arguably the most gender-equal mine in South Africa.

LATEST Foursight  

View the Alexander Forbes Investment Indaba 2019 videos

16 Sep 2019 /  Moneyweb
Foursight: A masterclass in sustainable investing.
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Prescribed assets: Our problem is not money

16 Sep 2019 /  Patrick Cairns
We need a new approach to the economy.

How crucial is sustainability when investing?

11 Sep 2019 /  Nompu Siziba
Volatility is normal for the end of a cycle, says Gyongyi King from Alexander Forbes.

Voorgeskrewe bates maak mense baie negatief – Alexander Forbes

11 Sep 2019 /  Ryk van Niekerk
Dawie de Villiers – bestuurshoof, Alexander Forbes.

LATEST Franklin Templeton  

Global options for local investors, fund managers and businesses

5 Sep 2018 /  Adriaan Kruger
Plans allow diversification into international markets and protection against depreciation in the rand.

Automated investment advice

4 Sep 2018 /  Adriaan Kruger
Cost considerations spur the adoption of robo advisers.

The next decade of asset management

3 Sep 2018 /  Adriaan Kruger
A pros, the cons, and the options available to investors.

LATEST Future Forex  

Crypto arbitrage may not be around forever, so grab it while it’s there

19 Aug 2022 /  Ciaran Ryan
Tighter regulations are still some years away, but these may close the window on this opportunity.

How to maximise your return through crypto arbitrage

22 Jul 2022 /  Ciaran Ryan
It starts with making sure clients don’t lose on a trade, but that’s only part of the story at Future Forex.

How does SA crypto arbitrage perform in comparison to traditional investments?

6 Jul 2022 /  Moneyweb
How Future Forex performs cryptocurrency arbitrage, the risks, comparisons to traditional investments, how market conditions affect us, and more.

Crypto arbitrage shrugs off the crypto plunge

15 Jun 2022 /  Ciaran Ryan
While crypto prices are in the sink, crypto arbitrage has been living up to its reputation as a relative safe haven in times of trouble.

LATEST GEMS  

What will GEMS be offering in 2020

13 Mar 2020 /  Nompu Siziba
Dr Stan Moloabi – Principal officer, GEMS

What’s in store for GEMS in 2020?

5 Mar 2020 /  Nompu Siziba
Dr Stan Moloabi – COO, GEMS

Gems Symposium 2019

29 Nov 2019 /  Moneyweb
A look inside the conference.
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Medical aid annual increases

4 Dec 2019 /  Tebogo Tshwane
And understanding what informs those increases.

Gems has lowest non-healthcare expenditure

3 Dec 2019 /  Tebogo Tshwane
Which means more benefits for members and their beneficiaries.

Gems announces new benefit option, Tanzanite One

2 Dec 2019 /  Tebogo Tshwane
Named after one of the rarest gemstones in the world.

LATEST GIBS  

The language of persuasion – nudging through the noise

6 Jul 2022 /  Jeanette Clark
Companies and organisations are competing for a voice in an already noisy world. The theory contained in Behavioural Linguistics argues that you can claim a space by framing the language you use correctly to nudge people into making specific choices.

Leadership as we move from pandemic to endemic

5 Apr 2022 /  Moneyweb journalist
As the business world shifts and adapts to a new normal with the pandemic moving towards becoming endemic, there has never been a better time for business leaders to re-evaluate their leadership approach.

Green leapfrogging: The opportunity presented to developing nations

22 Nov 2021 /  Jeanette Clark
SA cannot afford to waste the climate crisis.

Be the human: A role for coaching in a progressively AI world

5 Oct 2021 /  Jeanette Clark
In an increasingly complex, tech-driven world, business people need human-centric skills to stand out from the competition. This can be unlocked with coaching: Alison Reid of the Gordon Institute of Business Science.
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How should investors protect themselves against Trumponomics?

26 Oct 2018 /  Sasha Planting
There are three key steps, says Sarasin & Partners CIO.

BlackRock to list a fund on JSE

24 Oct 2017 /  Sasha Planting
Plans to bring European equity fund to the bourse.

Emerging markets: The next growth vector

13 Sep 2017 /  Ray Mahlaka
South Africa, despite its political and economic challenges, is part of the growth story.

Why it’s time to get back to basics

12 Sep 2017 /  Richard Bullas, Franklin Templeton
A guide to investing in small-cap companies.

How to improve trading performance using volatility indicators

28 Jul 2022 /  Ciaran Ryan
Two common indicators used by traders to help identify volatility are Bollinger Bands and average true range.

Five habits of successful traders

5 May 2022 /  Ciaran Ryan
Those who win consistently in the financial markets share a number of traits.

WATCH: Placing the trade: a how-to guide

7 Apr 2022 /  Ciaran Ryan
This webinar took place on Thursday, April 7.

How to trade commodities (and which ones)

7 Apr 2022 /  Ciaran Ryan
If we are at the start of a multi-decade supercycle in commodities, how can traders make the most of it?

LATEST INN8  

How the pandemic has reinvigorated investment management

28 May 2021 /  Moneyweb
The acceleration of digital migration is making it simpler and safer to invest, with enhanced security, greater efficiencies and improved service levels.

It’s a myth that only millionaires can invest offshore

20 May 2021 /  Moneyweb
And when money is moved offshore, no one can tell you to bring it back.

This is how you access your retirement savings on emigration

19 May 2021 /  Moneyweb
Changes to the rules makes it easier, but you'll have to wait.

Discretionary fund managers add independence in wealth management

14 Nov 2018 /  Marcia Klein
Financial advisors are going back to core competencies and leaving asset picking to the professionals.

LATEST Investec  

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How to prepare your children for a digital future

12 Jun 2019 /  Investec
How do we equip our children for a future we can't predict and careers we can't even imagine? Here's what you can do to get your kids ready for Industry 4.0.

LATEST Investigations  

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Sharemax complaints to Fais Ombud unaffected by NPA decision not to prosecute

12 Aug 2022 /  Roy Cokayne
At end-March 2021 the ombud had a backlog of 1 036 property syndication complaints, many related to Sharemax schemes.
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Massive damages claim over ‘sabotage’ of Umuthi Healthcare’s London listing

8 Aug 2022 /  Ciaran Ryan
Board claims damages of close to R250m from Umuthi Action Group members, led by motivational speaker Anthony Morris.
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CIPC orders Nova to stop selling properties

4 Aug 2022 /  Ryk van Niekerk
New inter-regulatory process is underway, which may lead to criminal charges.
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No prosecution for Sharemax implosion – NPA

26 Jul 2022 /  Ryk van Niekerk
Reserve Bank stands by its ruling that Sharemax's funding model contravened the Banks Act.

LATEST Khwezi Trade  

As cryptos tank, traders return to the warm embrace of forex

14 Jun 2021 /  Ciaran Ryan
Khwezi Trade reports a doubling in the number of daily sign-ups over the last month.

A market veteran’s rules for successful trading

7 Jun 2021 /  Ciaran Ryan
Khwezi Trade has made a study of those who win and those who lose. Here’s what it found.

The advantages of using a local online broker

25 May 2021 /  Ciaran Ryan
Khwezi Trade has been going since 2013 and is proudly South African.

LATEST Libertas Group  

Got a good idea? Libertas wants to help you monetise it with NFTs

2 Jul 2021 /  Ciaran Ryan
It offers a ready-made marketplace for anything that can be rendered digitally.

How the blockchain is being used to solve common business problems

1 Jul 2021 /  Ciaran Ryan
Libertas is a new generation technology company that has unleashed the power of the blockchain to solve everyday business snags.

Solving everyday business problems with ‘smart contracts’

30 Jun 2021 /  Ciaran Ryan
Libertas Group has created an entire ecosystem for redefining the way we do business.

LATEST Living Annuities  

How will I be taxed on unit trust withdrawals?

7 Aug 2019 /  Richus Nel
Local unit trusts generally attract dividend and interest taxes and possibly capital gains tax on withdrawal.

How to reach that magic number in retirement

1 Nov 2018 /  Nompu Siziba
Investec's Jaco van Tonder on maximising your pension savings.

Growing retirement capital to maximum potential

17 Oct 2018 /  Nompu Siziba
Jaco van Tonder of Investec Asset Management shares some guidelines on how to ensure that your retirement income lasts a lifetime.

A practical approach to volatility

16 Oct 2018 /  Ryk van Niekerk
Clyde Rossouw of Investec Asset Management provides some tips on how to be selective in positioning your portfolio and identifying risks.

LATEST Lulalend  

Debt is not a swear word

20 Aug 2021 /  Amanda Visser
Survey reveals that SMEs consider the lack of fast access to funding to be their biggest barrier to growth or survival.

Why effectively managing cash flow is important for SMEs during turbulent times

18 Aug 2021 /  Amanda Visser
Lulalend offers real-time solutions to small businesses that include access to funding, trade credit solutions and cash flow management tools.

There are alternative funding models for “risky”SMEs

16 Aug 2021 /  Amanda Visser
Globally there is a huge untapped market for funding small and medium-sized entities (SMEs).

LATEST Maitland  

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Debunking myths about private equity

9 Oct 2019 /  Ciaran Ryan
It’s not just for the uber-rich.

The tangled web of drafting offshore wills

8 Oct 2019 /  Ciaran Ryan
Added layers of complexity in dealing with multiple jurisdictions has coincided with South Africans increasingly externalising some of their assets.
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Reasons for entrepreneurs to consider setting up an offshore business

7 Oct 2019 /  Ciaran Ryan
Access to opportunities rather than tax efficiency is the guiding principle.

LATEST Mexem Africa  

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Now you can duplicate some of the world’s best traders in real-time

21 Sep 2020 /  Ciaran Ryan
Signals Bank, launched by Mexem, will let you track different trading strategies that have proven themselves over time.

Mexem is building the next generation of investors

14 Jul 2020 /  Ciaran Ryan
With its disruptive low-cost fee structure.
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Trading platform doubles the number of new clients during lockdown

23 Jun 2020 /  Ciaran Ryan
The rebound in global stock markets in the last two months suggests not everyone believes the sky is about to fall on our heads.

Bringing low-cost global investing to the masses

14 May 2020 /  Ciaran Ryan
Mexem’s mission is to revolutionise worldwide investing.

Why aren’t we getting better at preventing cyber attacks?

30 Sep 2020 /  Ciaran Ryan
In terms of cyber threat protection, AI and machine-learning now kick in in a big way: Colin Erasmus, Microsoft SA.
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Reports abound on millions of South Africans’ data being compromised

29 Sep 2020 /  Ciaran Ryan
Know your data, protect your data, and govern your data, says Colin Erasmus from Microsoft SA.

Can you maintain a reasonable standard of living in retirement when markets let you down?

8 Jul 2022 /  Ciaran Ryan
Modelling by Momentum Investments shows you can with a hybrid life/living annuity.

Reimagine your retirement

5 Jul 2022 /  Fifi Peters
Fareeya Adam – Head: Retail product solutions, Momentum Investments

The rise of the discretionary fund manager

29 Jun 2022 /  Ciaran Ryan
For the simple reason that the investment outcomes are better.

LATEST Moneyweb events  

Moneyweb Live Session: Crypto arbitrage’s role in an alternative investment strategy

6 Jul 2022 /  Moneyweb
This Moneyweb Live Session was livestreamed on Wednesday, July 13 at 11:00.

Better Investor Conference

22 Jun 2022 /  Moneyweb
Join Moneyweb – along with partners from the financial and business communities – as we aim to offer valuable insights and tools to help the Moneyweb community become better investors.

VACANCY: Graphic designer/subscriptions manager

25 Apr 2022 /  Moneyweb
A brand new, diverse position.

Moneyweb Live Session: The state of auditing in SA

1 Mar 2022 /  Moneyweb
This Live Session took place on Tuesday, March 8.

LATEST Moneyweb Investor  

The rainmaker

14 Aug 2018 /  Marcia Klein
Willem Roos talks about constant innovation in South Africa.

The games people watch

8 Aug 2018 /  Patrick Cairns
Esport is the new investment opportunity.

A big five to hunt on the JSE

6 Aug 2018 /  Adriaan Kruger
Low economic growth calls for a new look at the largest international companies on the JSE.

Africa’s Wilderness catches the eye of global investors

3 Aug 2018 /  Marcia Klein
The listed firm emphasizes sustainability alongside profits.

LATEST Morningstar Awards  

Searching for the value in local equities

27 Mar 2020 /  Patrick Cairns
Skilled managers have demonstrated their worth in an extremely difficult environment. How?

A tricky balance

23 Mar 2020 /  Patrick Cairns
How balanced fund managers have had to negotiate the recent market environment.

Bond funds have been the bankers

20 Mar 2020 /  Patrick Cairns
Despite investor pessimism, bonds have delivered outstanding returns over the past five years.

A question of stability

19 Mar 2020 /  Patrick Cairns
'Boring' can keep the pot cooking when times are tough.

LATEST Multimedia  

Technical Trading: Fibonnaci Trading

7 Nov 2017 /  Moneyweb
“Risk is good. Not properly managing your risk is a dangerous leap.” ~Evel Knievel Moneyweb, IG South Africa and Garth Mackenzie from TradersCorner want you to be a better trader and to that end, we have rolled out a series of educational videos on MoneywebTV which allows you to develop key skills to navigate tricky markets. Garth is recognized as one

Retirement annuity or Tax Free Savings?

21 May 2017 /  Moneyweb
Mduduzi Luthuli from Luthuli Capital answers this question.

WATCH: Lessons in leadership at Famous Brands

10 May 2017 /  Moneyweb
What does it take to build one of the largest franchising businesses in South Africa?

WATCH: Entrepreneur looking for funding?

8 May 2017 /  Moneyweb
For many entrepreneurs, a critical challenge is finding the right type of funding to springboard their business.

LATEST Nedbank Agri  

How to bolster your farm’s business resilience

14 Apr 2022 /  Jeanette Clark
Developing small and emerging farmers is crucial for national food security and a stronger agriculture sector.

Climate resilience in the agriculture sector

12 Apr 2022 /  Jeanette Clark
Nedbank’s Maluta Netshaulu discusses aspects of a climate-resilient agriculture sector, including sustainable practices, technology adoption and innovative solutions.

Platform thinking for agriculture in SA: Opening up the margins

6 Apr 2022 /  Jeanette Clark
The platform economy is growing rapidly, and in the agriculture sector platform marketplaces that link producers and consumers are on the rise.

How digitisation is moving agriculture

4 Apr 2022 /  Jeanette Clark
Nedbank’s John Hudson and Olebogeng Mogale discuss how digital technologies are making it easier for farmers to gain greater control over their route to market.

RSG Geldsake met Moneyweb – Dinsdag 31 Augustus 2021

31 Aug 2021 /  Ryk van Niekerk
Ryk van Niekerk - Moneyweb

RSG Geldsake met Moneyweb – Maandag 30 Augustus 2021

30 Aug 2021 /  Ryk van Niekerk
Ryk van Niekerk – Moneyweb

RSG Geldsake met Moneyweb – Vrydag 27 Augustus 2021

27 Aug 2021 /  Ryk van Niekerk
Ryk van Niekerk – Moneyweb

RSG Geldsake met Moneyweb – Woensdag 25 Augustus 2021

25 Aug 2021 /  Ryk van Niekerk
Ryk van Niekerk – Moneyweb

LATEST Nedbank CIB  

How private equity players assess business investment opportunities

11 Apr 2022 /  Ryk van Niekerk
Moneyweb editor Ryk van Niekerk talks the ins and outs of private equity with Nedbank's Sarah Thompson.

Does ‘private equity’ suit your equity needs?

7 Apr 2022 /  Fifi Peters
Elie Issa – Principal, Nedbank Private Equity

Private equity aids generational businesses

4 Apr 2022 /  Simon Brown
Assisting in skills, strategy, empowerment and capital.
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Circus Circus: the restaurant franchise that’s all about service

26 Nov 2019 /  Mari Blumenthal
A memorable experience is what keeps customers coming back in tough economic times.

From gourmet braai to kidney pie – customer service matters

25 Sep 2019 /  Mari Blumenthal
Choosing the right staff and managing them well is key to retail success.

Entrepreneurs should know themselves if they want to succeed

27 Aug 2019 /  Mari Blumenthal
Corporate background prepared couple for the fast food business.
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Franchising still offers opportunity in tough economy

6 Aug 2019 /  Mari Blumenthal
Training and support from franchisors can help committed entrepreneurs succeed.

What does wealth mean at different stages of life?

31 Mar 2020 /  Nompu Siziba
Tshepo Moloi - Founder, Stokfella

The true meaning of wealth

26 Mar 2020 /  Nompu Siziba
Brand Pretorius - Retired chief executive, Mccathy limited

Does the meaning of wealth change over time?

24 Mar 2020 /  Nompu Siziba
Pepe Marais – Group chief creative officer, Joe Public

Tshepo Moloi: What story will your money tell?

24 Mar 2020 /  Moneyweb
'I hope that, with stokvels and social clubs, wealth will change as more young people are using technology' - Tshepo Moloi, StokFella.

LATEST Nedbank Xero  

Nedbank and Xero encourage small businesses to embrace a new way to connect

10 Mar 2021 /  Adriaan Kruger
Technological advancements are key for streamlining business operations in future.

Nedbank and Xero launch first digital bank feed in SA

3 Mar 2021 /  Nompu Siziba
Alan Shannon – executive: professional and small-business banking client engagement at Nedbank & Colin Timmis – Country Manager: South Africa at Xero.

Nedbank’s direct feed to accounting software Xero makes life easier for small businesses

3 Mar 2021 /  Adriaan Kruger
Removes the hassles and risks of inputting data manually.

Nedbank and Xero launch first digital bank feed in SA

19 Feb 2021 /  Nompu Siziba
Alan Shannon – Executive: professional and small-business banking client engagement Nedbank & Colin Timms – Country Manager: South Africa, Xero

Lessons learned from managing one of SA’s top-performing funds of the last decade

19 Oct 2021 /  Ciaran Ryan
Through the Zuma years, through Covid and the July 2021 riots, risk has been a constant feature.

China: To invest or to avoid?

14 Oct 2021 /  Ciaran Ryan
A raft of regulatory reforms in recent weeks has hit stock prices – but there’s a deeper theme at work.

Looking back on the lessons learned from 10 years of superior growth

7 Oct 2021 /  Ciaran Ryan
A culture of robust debate, quickly correcting course when mistakes are made and choosing better quality, rather than cheaper, businesses.

Can Big Tech survive the antitrust movement?

24 Mar 2021 /  Ciaran Ryan
Poland, Australia and India are the latest countries to censure Big Tech companies for abusing their power to control the flow of information. The antitrust movement is coming, and this has implications for valuations.

LATEST Ninety One  

Beleggingslesse uit die ekonomiese krisis van die afgelope jaar

28 Apr 2021 /  Tinus de Jager
Jaco van Tonder – direkteur van adviseursdienste, Ninety One

Can you delay retirement to allow funds to recover?

28 Apr 2021 /  Nompu Siziba
Jaco van Tonder - Advisor Services Director, Ninety One.

Is there value to be had in the local market?

26 Apr 2021 /  Nompu Siziba
‘You have to depart from the crowd, think differently, and find those new opportunities’: Hannes van den Berg of Ninety One.

Why South Africa may provide an ‘active gap’

21 Apr 2021 /  Nompu Siziba
Hannes van den Berg - Co-Head: SA Equity & Multi-Asset, NInety One

LATEST OrbVest  

WATCH: Commercial real estate trends in the USA

9 Jun 2022 /  Simon Brown
This webinar took place on Wednesday, June 8.

Amerikaanse mediese eiendomme staan steeds sterk

7 Jun 2022 /  Ryk van Niekerk
Hennie Bezuidenhout – mede-stigter, direkteur en voorsitter, Orbvest se Beleggingskomitee.

The US commercial real estate outlook for investors

6 Jun 2022 /  Ciaran Ryan
Medical real estate with long leases and ‘sticky’ tenants is particularly attractive in an inflationary environment: OrbVest CIO Justin Clark.

WATCH: Is commercial real estate in the USA an investment opportunity?

10 Mar 2022 /  Simon Brown
This webinar took place on Wednesday, March 9.

LATEST OVEX  

South Africa’s crypto exchange for institutions has arrived

30 Jun 2022 /  Ciaran Ryan
OVEX has uniquely positioned itself as SA’s cryptocurrency prime broker for institutional players.

Stablecoins: The good, the bad and the ugly

17 Jun 2022 /  Ciaran Ryan
We did our due diligence and had no exposure to collapsed stablecoin TerraUSD: OVEX CEO.

OVEX launches full-service forex desk

29 Apr 2022 /  Ciaran Ryan
Leveraging the technology developed in the creation of Africa’s largest over-the-counter (OTC) crypto desk.

We are entering the age of the stablecoin

20 Apr 2022 /  Ciaran Ryan
Stablecoins account for five of the top 20 cryptos ranked by market cap, which helps explain the extraordinary rise of an alternative banking and payments system.

LATEST Own your life  

Hong Kong reports 5 308 new Covid cases, highest in four months

13 Aug 2022 /  Linda Lew, Bloomberg
The latest daily case count was the highest since April 1. 

SA reports first death causally linked to Covid vaccine

4 Aug 2022 /  Alexander Winning, Reuters
The first time such a direct link has been made in the country.

What is the BA.5 variant and why does it seem to be reinfecting so many people with Covid-19?

16 Jul 2022 /  Jennifer Rigby and Julie Steenhuysen, Reuters
According to the World Health Organiation's most recent report, it was behind 52% of cases sequenced in late June.

UK Covid cases surge 32% in one week as subvariants spread

1 Jul 2022 /  Deirdre Hipwell, Bloomberg
News of a country-wide jump in cases comes a day after the UK Health Security Agency reported that England’s hospital admissions are climbing again, with intensive-care cases spreading among older age groups.

LATEST Preference Capital  

Maybe it’s not just a loan you need, but some tough love too

21 Apr 2022 /  Ciaran Ryan
Small businesses, neglected and unloved by regulators, are the jobs engine of the country.

The three biggest mistakes small business owners make

20 Apr 2022 /  Ciaran Ryan
Covid-19 is now hopefully in the rearview mirror, but SMEs are still left nursing the damage.

Business survival bootcamp: avoid these mistakes to stay healthy and strong

19 Apr 2022 /  Ciaran Ryan
Small businesses were unprepared for the assault on their cash flows and balance sheets over the last two years. Here’s how to proof your business against future shocks.

LATEST PSG Wealth  

Aftrede is “n opwindende maar ook skrikwekkende vooruitsig

16 Aug 2022 /  Ryk van Niekerk
Morné Ooshuizen – welvaartbestuurder, PSG Wealth.

In times of volatility, investment mistakes are made and biases enter the picture

12 Aug 2022 /  Ciaran Ryan
PSG Wealth’s Adriaan Pask describes different forms of bias that can affect investors’ decision-making and lead to costly mistakes.

Emosionele besluit kan baie duur wees, en nie net finansieel nie…

1 Aug 2022 /  Ryk van Niekerk
Morne Oosthuizen – welvaartbestuurder, PSG Wealth.

Hoe kyk jy na buitelandse beleggings?

27 Jul 2022 /  Ryk van Niekerk
Morne Oosthuizen – welvaarts bestuurder, PSG Wealth.

LATEST Retire Well  

How to be debt-free by retirement

21 May 2019 /  Phillip Kassel
Don’t dip into your nest egg.

Employee tales from the vault

25 Apr 2019 /  Ciaran Ryan
In a crisis, contact your Liberty financial adviser.

Your journey to retirement wealth

17 Apr 2019 /  Moneyweb
From the young achiever, to the empty nester.
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Grow your business by taking better care of employees

16 Apr 2019 /  Ciaran Ryan
Liberty takes employee benefits to the next level.

LATEST Retire Well 2018  

How to be debt-free by retirement

21 May 2019 /  Phillip Kassel
Don’t dip into your nest egg.

Employee tales from the vault

25 Apr 2019 /  Ciaran Ryan
In a crisis, contact your Liberty financial adviser.

Your journey to retirement wealth

17 Apr 2019 /  Moneyweb
From the young achiever, to the empty nester.
1

Grow your business by taking better care of employees

16 Apr 2019 /  Ciaran Ryan
Liberty takes employee benefits to the next level.

LATEST Revix  

Making the case for long-term crypto investing

31 May 2022 /  Ciaran Ryan
Back-tests show buying Bitcoin when the Fear and Greed Index as at ‘extreme fear’ is a viable long-term strategy.

How is the crypto market behaving

25 May 2022 /  Simon Brown
Sean Sanders, CEO and founder of Revix, on the crypto market and which cryptocurrencies have been performing well in this market.

Crypto chaos breeds opportunity

20 May 2022 /  Ciaran Ryan
That’s not to say crypto prices might not drop even further, but buying when prices are low is a time-honoured path to creating wealth.

Revix disrupts bank savings market with its 12% annual interest account

12 May 2022 /  Ciaran Ryan
And paying out in US dollar stablecoins.

Where to invest in Africa 2021

23 Sep 2021 /  Ryk van Niekerk
The interconnectedness of economies widens the investment scope.

Exchange control awareness can simplify cross-border interactions

15 Jun 2021 /  Ryk van Niekerk
Making it simpler and providing a framework where the benefits of the ultimate deal can be discussed and approved.

RMB shows resilience in a tough environment

11 Sep 2020 /  Ryk van Niekerk
Annual results reflect the impact of the current macro economic reality, but also illustrate the strength of the franchise and its underlying businesses.

Providing progressive solutions in the agri sector

19 Mar 2020 /  Ryk van Niekerk
RMB Ventures, in a consortium, recently led the management buy-out of AfriKelp, a uniquely South African business focused on sustainable and ecologically-friendly solutions for the global agricultural sector.

LATEST RMB Corvest  

RMB Corvest and Brunel in growth partnership

15 Jun 2022 /  Simon Brown
Private equity deal broadens Brunel’s BEE standing while extending RMB Corvest’s portfolio in the fast-growing healthcare sector.

RMB Corvest & Switch Energy Drinks: Partnering for growth

1 Mar 2021 /  Ryk van Niekerk
Strong management team and exceptional growth prospects allows for a strong position for the future of Switch Energy Drinks.
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The value of BEE in private equity

28 Sep 2020 /  Ryk van Niekerk
‘We're happy to partner with empowerment guys that we can back,’ say RMB Corvest CEO Mike Donaldson and executive Phumi Twantwa.

RMB Corvest & Feedem: a partnership for growth

20 Jan 2020 /  Ryk van Niekerk
RMB Corvest focuses on creating long-term profitable partnerships that are both stable and supportive.

LATEST SA Quo Vadis? 2018  

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Trade wars, land expropriation, low growth: Where to from here?

25 Jun 2018 /  Marcia Klein
Magda Wiercyka, Magnus Heystek and Jean-Pierre Verster discuss the current state of play, SA's future outlook and what investors can do to safeguard wealth.
3

It’s not just about soil, it’s about our economy

6 Jun 2018 /  Ryk van Niekerk
We must tackle this thing as a nation before we get an all-or-nothing zero-sum policy, says political analyst Ralph Mathekga.
4

The muggy world of land expropriation uncertainty

5 Jun 2018 /  Ryk van Niekerk
Replace slogans with concrete plans and policies – only then can we really start talking, says Magda Wierzycka of Sygnia Asset Management.
3

Investment prospects in view of land expropriation

4 Jun 2018 /  Ryk van Niekerk
‘Bring some boxing gloves’ to the 2018 Quo Vadis series of seminars, suggests Brenthurst Wealth’s Magnus Heystek.

LATEST Sage  

Do you like telling stories, but also love numbers? CFO might be your dream job

3 Mar 2022 /  Jeanette Clark
Businesses have been looking to their finance leaders to steer them through market change and unpredictability with unmatched insight and foresight.

Back to work

2 Mar 2022 /  Jeanette Clark
What finance leaders need to succeed as strategic leaders post-Covid.

A storm brewing in the clouds?

1 Mar 2022 /  Jeanette Clark
Balancing cybersecurity risk with access to relevant and real-time data insights.

LATEST Saica  

Helping impoverished learners reach their potential

17 Aug 2022 /  Simon Brown
The MaJali Life Long Learner Fund offers financial and emotional support, career guidance and mentorship to previously disadvantaged children in the Eastern Cape.

Thuthuka: 20 years of inspiring success

25 Jul 2022 /  Simon Brown
Making a difference by empowering and supporting African learners and students to qualify as chartered accountants.

Thuthuka initiative: Transforming the CA industry

14 Jul 2022 /  Fifi Peters
Robert Zwane – Executive: Learning, Development and National Imperatives, Saica

Chilling indictment of SA’s local government sector

27 Jun 2022 /  Ciaran Ryan
This despite years of guidance and recommendations from the Auditor-General. Natashia Soopal of Saica helps us understand the debacle.

Thanks for the great market ride in 2021, but prepare for some bumps in 2022

3 Dec 2021 /  Ciaran Ryan
Global and local equities surprised to the upside in 2021, but the spectre of rising inflation looms as we enter 2022.

Taking a look back at the markets in 2021

2 Dec 2021 /  Fifi Peters
Alywn van der Merwe – Director: Investments, Sanlam Private Wealth

Making the case for alternative investments

26 Nov 2021 /  Ciaran Ryan
Returns are often non-correlated to traditional markets, and alternatives are increasingly favoured for yield pick-up.

What exactly is an alternative investment?

25 Nov 2021 /  Fifi Peters
Thato Mashigo – Portfolio manager, Sanlam Private Wealth

LATEST Standard Bank  

Fintech in Africa

14 Sep 2021 /  Jeanette Clark
There is a role for traditional banking players, but it’s not what you think.

From transacting to engaging

13 Sep 2021 /  Jeanette Clark
The shift in digital banking.

Banking needs to be hyper-personalised

26 Jul 2021 /  Jeanette Clark
Give me what I need, but at the same standard as the offers to my peers.

LATEST Standard Bank CIB  

Oil and gas opportunities in Africa

4 Dec 2019 /  Michael Avery
And how the energy transition is driving the development of the sector.
1

Africa’s oil and gas opportunities spur new investment

4 Dec 2019 /  Ryk van Niekerk
Attracting vital local and foreign funding.

The state of oil and gas in South Africa

3 Dec 2019 /  Nompu Siziba
Dele Kuti – Global Head: oil and gas, Standard Bank Group

AfCFTA takes shape

3 Dec 2019 /  Michael Avery
An interview with Kevin Holmes, head of trade: Product Management at Standard Bank.

LATEST Stanlib  

[TOP STORY] Base effects and inflation

2 Aug 2022 /  Simon Brown
While further interest rate hikes are expected in 2022, inflation is likely to drop next year and then rate-cuts may be on the cards: Stanlib chief economist Kevin Lings.

[TOP STORY] Multi-style funds and how they are constructed

1 Jun 2022 /  Simon Brown
'We really think of it as the back-to-basics of active investing’ – Rademeyer Vermaak – STANLIB Asset Management.

Famous Brands cheap, but for a reason …

1 Jun 2022 /  Simon Brown
A look at the market's reaction to the Gold Fields acquisition and how to maximise offshore exposure.
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STANLIB: We’re deliberately diversified across long-term growth drivers

28 Feb 2022 /  Simon Brown
'We're looking for that combination of value creative growth, but also the ability for the shares to roughly double over a five-year time horizon' – portfolio manager Alex Stanic.
2

What a revised Regulation 28 means for investors

24 Apr 2018 /  Inge Lamprecht
Does a higher offshore allowance necessarily require a response?
3

Enabling investment into alternative assets

23 Apr 2018 /  Inge Lamprecht
How SA can overcome the obstacles related to private equity, infrastructure and hedge funds.

LATEST The Money Expo  

Where will the money be made?

17 Aug 2017 /  Moneyweb
Watch Peter Armitage's presentation at the Boutique Asset Manager conference.
7

Four myths about passive investing

29 Jul 2017 /  Inge Lamprecht
Industry commentators share their views.
3

Outlook for residential property sector

29 Jul 2017 / 
Pockets of opportunities despite economic strain.
1

The place for alternative investments in a portfolio

28 Jul 2017 /  Inge Lamprecht
Increasing interest in low-return environment.

LATEST ThinkMarkets  

ThinkMarkets is a new addition to the SA broker market

14 Apr 2021 /  Ciaran Ryan
The only question you need answered is whether your broker is helping you build wealth, or helping itself to your wealth.

How ThinkMarkets is part of a new breed of online brokers

13 Apr 2021 /  Ciaran Ryan
Geared to help clients win at investing, with an emphasis on education and quality research.
3

ThinkMarkets plans to disrupt the SA broking industry

12 Apr 2021 /  Ciaran Ryan
With razor-thin costs, a proprietary mobile trading app, and in-house market research.

LATEST VALR  

3

Bitcoin is up 370% in 12 months

29 Apr 2021 /  Ciaran Ryan
So the security of your crypto provider is more important than ever. It’s time to ask some searching questions about crypto exchange security.
7

VALR’s new crypto arbitrage service is an eye-opener

28 Apr 2021 /  Ciaran Ryan
Capital is guaranteed, payouts are in bitcoin or rand, and for SA citizens or residents, this is an ideal way to make passive income.
2

How VALR disrupted the SA crypto market

26 Apr 2021 /  Ciaran Ryan
By offering low fees, more than 50 cryptocurrencies and iron-clad security.

LATEST Webinars  

WATCH: Part 2: Enhance your retirement income planning

28 Jun 2022 /  Ciaran Ryan
When people retire, they can generally choose between a life annuity and a living annuity to provide them with a regular income.

WATCH: Commercial real estate trends in the USA

9 Jun 2022 /  Simon Brown
This webinar took place on Wednesday, June 8.

WATCH: Part 1: Enhance your retirement income planning

31 May 2022 /  Ciaran Ryan
In a world where change is constant, we have to think differently.

WATCH: Placing the trade: a how-to guide

7 Apr 2022 /  Ciaran Ryan
This webinar took place on Thursday, April 7.

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