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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.

Africa – a diverse region – requires ‘granular approach’

6 Nov 2018 /  Arnold Segawa   3
How able are certain African states to weather a crisis globally?

South Africa must become the entrepreneur for attracting investment

26 Oct 2018 /  Prinesha Naidoo   7
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 Budget  

News and coverage of South Africa’s most recent and past budget policy statements, speeches and related articles.

A look at the MTBPS’s proposed two-pot retirement system

19 Nov 2021 /  Simon Brown  
Blessing Utete from Old Mutual Corporate believes that ‘the proposed forms will improve retirement outcomes ... with lot more preservation in the long term’.

South Africa’s health system is on its knees: the budget offers no relief

14 Nov 2021 /  Russell Rensburg   1
Covid-19 highlighted the gaps in our health system.

MTBPS: Government, it’s time to taste the pudding

12 Nov 2021 /  Ryk van Niekerk   1
The new finance minister should be grateful for the commodities boom and an aggressive rebasing of the GDP.

No ‘BIG’ announcement in the mini budget

12 Nov 2021 /  Suren Naidoo   1
But Godongwana’s tone hints at his hesitancy to commit to an income grant in the longer term.

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.

Rules for successful trading

4 Nov 2020 /  Ciaran Ryan   2
You don’t need a university degree, but you definitely need a plan that you stick to.

Why forex trading levels have spiked during the pandemic

3 Nov 2020 /  Ciaran Ryan   3
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  

How to give yourself the best chance of achieving financial goals

5 Jun 2019 /  Patrick Cairns   2
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.

The greatest threat to your investment success could be you

27 May 2019 /  Patrick Cairns   3
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.

Shareholder activism can unlock value

12 Feb 2019 /  Marcia Klein   1
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.

Ten books on thinking about thinking

1 Jan 2020 /  Barry Ritholtz, Bloomberg Opinion   4
A reading list that might teach you a thing or two about why we get things wrong.

World’s leading chefs name their favourite restaurant meals of 2019

29 Dec 2019 /  Richard Vines, Bloomberg    1
From New York to Copenhagen and Peru - the best bites according to the world's leading chefs.

LATEST Fendt  

AGCO is seeking South African investments

2 Nov 2020 /  Ryk van Niekerk   1
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.

What can investors expect from AGCO’s investment opportunity

27 Oct 2020 /  Nompu Siziba  
Felix Seitz - Head of Sales, AGCO Africa

AGCO se twee-vlak verspreidingsnetwerk kan agente se winsgewendheid verhoog

27 Oct 2020 /  Moneyweb  
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.


The important role of independent trustees in a family business trust

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

The main considerations when nominating an executor of your estate

31 Aug 2021 /  Amanda Visser   1
If an executor has to make a decision that will affect their own rights or the rights of people connected to them, this can have serious consequences – Fisa CEO Louis van Vuren.

Proper knowledge is necessary when dealing with wills and powers of attorney

30 Aug 2021 /  Amanda Visser   7
Understanding the importance of expert advice when drafting a valid power of attorney and executable will may save you time and money.

Managing delays in the winding up of a deceased estate

25 Mar 2021 /  Amanda Visser   3
Unnecessary and costly delays can prolong the trauma and potentially cause financial hardship.

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.

Prescribed assets: Our problem is not money

16 Sep 2019 /  Patrick Cairns   27
We need a new approach to the economy.

How crucial is sustainability when investing?

11 Sep 2019 /  Moneyweb   
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 /  Moneyweb  
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.


What will GEMS be offering in 2020

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

What’s in store for GEMS in 2020?

5 Mar 2020 /  Moneyweb  
Dr Stan Moloabi – COO, GEMS

Gems Symposium 2019

29 Nov 2019 /  Moneyweb  
A look inside the conference.

GEMS 2020: contributions and key changes to some of its benefit option

7 Nov 2019 /  Moneyweb  
Dr Stan Moloabi – COO, Gems

Medical aid annual increases

4 Dec 2019 /  Tebogo Tshwane   3
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.


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.

The new normal for healthcare and its effect on the economy

17 Aug 2021 /  Jeanette Clark  
‘You need to have a healthy nation and quality healthcare to move South Africa forward.’

The balancing act

8 Jun 2021 /  Jeanette Clark  
Creating an ambidextrous company that can perform in the now and thrive in the next.

How should investors protect themselves against Trumponomics?

26 Oct 2018 /  Sasha Planting   1
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.

What makes a winning trader?

25 Nov 2021 /  Ciaran Ryan  
IG Markets, with more than 40 years’ experience in online broking, has a few lessons to share.


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 /  Marica Klein  
Financial advisors are going back to core competencies and leaving asset picking to the professionals.

LATEST Investec  

How to prepare your children for a digital future

12 Jun 2019 /  Investec   4
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  

28 banks now in the crosshairs over rand manipulation case

1 Dec 2021 /  Ciaran Ryan   11
The case, first brought six years ago by the CompCom, argues there was an overarching conspiracy to manipulate the level of the rand.

CIPC concerned about Nova’s ability to repay debenture holders

24 Nov 2021 /  Ryk van Niekerk   2
Commission doesn't believe Nova has the authority to postpone payments to after January 20, 2022.

Sharemax rescue vehicle faces CIPC shutdown

17 Nov 2021 /  Ryk van Niekerk   1
Commission issues a second compliance notice to the Nova Property Group.

Africrypt creditors vote to accept R77m payout

16 Nov 2021 /  Ciaran Ryan   4
There's no guarantee the Cajees will avoid jail. Creditors must submit claims by Friday.

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  

Debunking myths about private equity

9 Oct 2019 /  Ciaran Ryan   1
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.

Reasons for entrepreneurs to consider setting up an offshore business

7 Oct 2019 /  Ciaran Ryan   4
Access to opportunities rather than tax efficiency is the guiding principle.

LATEST Mexem Africa  

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

21 Sep 2020 /  Ciaran Ryan   2
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.

Trading platform doubles the number of new clients during lockdown

23 Jun 2020 /  Ciaran Ryan   8
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.

Reports abound on millions of South Africans’ data being compromised

29 Sep 2020 /  Ciaran Ryan   1
Know your data, protect your data, and govern your data, says Colin Erasmus from Microsoft SA.

LATEST Moneyweb events  

Moneyweb’s app competes with the best

17 Sep 2021 /  Moneyweb   9
It was a finalist in the financial solution category of the MTN Business App of the Year competition.

Moneyweb’s trailblazing podcasts

15 Jul 2021 /  Moneyweb  
Moneyweb podcasts available to download and listen to on the app.

Moneyweb is hiring

5 Jul 2021 /  Moneyweb   1
We're in search of a talented, senior financial journalist.

Learn about technical trading and offshore investing

2 Nov 2017 /  Moneyweb  
How to apply Technical Analysis when making trading decisions, specifically looking at offshore markets. 

LATEST Moneyweb Investor  

Moneyweb Investor

The rainmaker

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

The games people watch

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

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.
Moneyweb Investor

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.

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  

Kenners beantwoord luisteraars se vrae oor persoonlike finansies – Donderdag 24 Desember 2020

24 Dec 2020 /  Moneyweb  
Nerina Visser – beursverhandelde fonds-strateeg, etfSA & Wouter Fourie – direkteur, Ascor Wealth beantwoord luisteraars se vrae oor persoonlike geldsake.


21 Dec 2020 /  Moneyweb  
Jean Pierre Verster – uitvoerende hoof, Protea Capital Management


18 Dec 2020 /  Moneyweb  
Jean Pierre Verster – uitvoerende hoof, Protea Capital Management


17 Dec 2020 /  Moneyweb  
Drikus Combrinck -  uitvoerende hoof, Capicraft Investment Partners

Circus Circus: the restaurant franchise that’s all about service

26 Nov 2019 /  Mari Blumenthal   1
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.

Franchising still offers opportunity in tough economy

6 Aug 2019 /  Mari Blumenthal   1
Training and support from franchisors can help committed entrepreneurs succeed.

What does wealth mean at different stages of life?

31 Mar 2020 /  Moneyweb   
Tshepo Moloi - Founder, Stokfella

The true meaning of wealth

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

Does the meaning of wealth change over time?

24 Mar 2020 /  Moneyweb  
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  

Smart money flocks to US medical real estate

24 Nov 2021 /  Simon Brown  
OrbVest launches their latest medical office offering.

Why invest in commercial real estate?

15 Nov 2021 /  Simon Brown  
‘Of all the taxable income a Reit earns, 90% has to be distributed to taxpayers. It's a very, very strict regulatory environment … so there can be no speculative assets in there’: OrbVest COO Justin Clarke.

Understanding offshore commercial real estate

27 Oct 2021 /  Simon Brown  
An investor can now look at comparative returns in other countries and should do so before investing locally.

Mediese eiendomme in Amerika is meer as $1 triljoen werd

8 Oct 2021 /  Ryk van Niekerk  
Machiel Lucas – direkteur, Orbvest


A look inside SA’s rand-pegged stablecoin and what it can do for you

3 Dec 2021 /  Ciaran Ryan  
OVEX offers more stablecoins than any other exchange in SA, and there’s a reason for that.

Why is an OTC crypto desk important?

1 Dec 2021 /  Ciaran Ryan  
‘Large-scale buyers and sellers of cryptocurrency are far better suited to trading through OVEX because we're able to offer instant liquidity and execution on very large blocks’: Jon Ovadia, CEO of the crypto exchange.

Where to buy and sell the most popular crypto assets

29 Nov 2021 /  Ciaran Ryan  
Bitcoin is still the most popular, but some smaller coins are starting to challenge it.

It’s silly season again with returns of over 100% in two months on some coins

12 Nov 2021 /  Ciaran Ryan  
Cryptocurrencies on the OVEX exchange have been showing (monthly) mind-blowing returns over one and two months.

LATEST Own your life  

IMF chief sees downgrades to growth forecasts amid Omicron

4 Dec 2021 /  Christopher Anstey, Bloomberg   
'We are likely to see some downgrades of our October projections for global growth.'

Roche creates PCR tests that can single out Omicron variant

3 Dec 2021 /  Thomas Mulier, Bloomberg  
Which would help countries monitor the spread of the new strain.

Health minister says country entering 4th wave of Covid infections

3 Dec 2021 /  Wendell Roelf and James Macharia Chege, Reuters  
Due to the Omicron variant, but hospitals were not under threat at this stage.

Virus-battered SA readies mandatory vaccine policy

3 Dec 2021 /  S'thembile Cele, Bloomberg  
'If a person chooses not to be vaccinated, they cannot also choose to engage in social activities that place others at risk,' Mondli Gungubele.


Mispricing mechanisms in markets

10 Nov 2021 /  Ciaran Ryan  
‘Investment success is generally made when markets misprice specific share prices; investment professionals spend their careers spotting these differences to find attractive opportunities’: PSG CIO Adriaan Pask.

Understanding recent market volatility

13 Oct 2021 /  Ciaran Ryan  
Volatility won’t disappear; it’s about how you manage it: Adriaan Pask, chief investment officer at PSG Wealth.

Is offshore investing a safer option than investing locally?

8 Sep 2021 /  Ciaran Ryan  
PSG Wealth’s Adriaan Pask points out that ‘economic strength plays a role, valuations play a role, but especially with offshore investing there are other practical things to consider’.

Diversification key in future-proofing investment portfolios

14 Jul 2021 /  Ciaran Ryan  
It can help manage the risk posed by potential market shocks and reduce the volatility of an asset's price movements: Adriaan Pask, chief investment officer at PSG Wealth.

LATEST Retire Well  

What to expect from Biden’s first 100 days in office

9 Feb 2021 /  Ciaran Ryan  
Regulatory and tax changes are likely – and antitrust litigation regarding tech companies is something to keep an eye on in terms of fund regulations: Adriaan Pask, PSG Wealth.

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.

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.

Grow your business by taking better care of employees

16 Apr 2019 /  Ciaran Ryan   1
Liberty takes employee benefits to the next level.

LATEST Revix  

What the crypto charts tell us about the next big move

2 Dec 2021 /  Ciaran Ryan  
Altcoins, rather than Bitcoin, are doing the running as we close out 2021.

Get into the crypto habit of saving rather than spending

24 Nov 2021 /  Ciaran Ryan  
Especially as Black Friday and other temptations beckon.

US inflation and money printing is helping to drive crypto growth

17 Nov 2021 /  Ciaran Ryan  
It's extraordinary to think that 36% of all US dollars in existence was printed since January 2020. That, more than anything else, explains the growth in the crypto market.

Why diversification is key to successful crypto investing

9 Nov 2021 /  Ciaran Ryan  
It protects investors against too many bad choices and, in the crypto space, gives them exposure to potential superstars.

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 & 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.

The value of BEE in private equity

28 Sep 2020 /  Ryk van Niekerk   3
‘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.

Entrepreneurship and private equity

1 Mar 2018 /  Prinesha Naidoo  
RMB Corvest is proving that entrepreneurship and private equity do mix.

LATEST SA Quo Vadis? 2018  

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

25 Jun 2018 /  Marcia Klein   23
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.

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

6 Jun 2018 /  Ryk van Niekerk   3
We must tackle this thing as a nation before we get an all-or-nothing zero-sum policy, says political analyst Ralph Mathekga.

The muggy world of land expropriation uncertainty

5 Jun 2018 /  Ryk van Niekerk   4
Replace slogans with concrete plans and policies – only then can we really start talking, says Magda Wierzycka of Sygnia Asset Management.

Investment prospects in view of land expropriation

4 Jun 2018 /  Ryk van Niekerk   3
‘Bring some boxing gloves’ to the 2018 Quo Vadis series of seminars, suggests Brenthurst Wealth’s Magnus Heystek.

LATEST Saica  

Saica analysis of the 2021 MTBPS

19 Nov 2021 /  Ryk van Niekerk  
The Medium-term Budget Policy Statement plays a critical role in the entire budgetary process, as it sets the tone for the next National Budget.

Belastingkenners reageer op die begrotingsbeleidsrede

11 Nov 2021 /  Tinus de Jager  
Piet Nel – Belastingprojekleier, Saica.

Revenue collections remain well below pre-Covid-19 projections – FinMin

11 Nov 2021 /  Fifi Peters   
Somaya Khaki – Project Director: Tax, Saica

SAICA-konferensie kyk na digitale sakemodelle

12 Aug 2021 /  Ryk van Niekerk  
Piet Nel – belastingprojekleier, SAICA

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.

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.

Restructuring your taxes as part of your wealth strategy

18 Nov 2021 /  Fifi Peters   
Anton Maskowitz – Fiduciary and Tax Specialist, Sanlam Private Wealth

Getting your estate structure wrong can mean the difference between comfort and misery

12 Nov 2021 /  Ciaran Ryan  
Your estate is subject to both local and offshore taxes and duties. Local and offshore estate planning has never been more challenging, or vital.

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.

Africa’s oil and gas opportunities spur new investment

4 Dec 2019 /  Ryk van Niekerk   1
Attracting vital local and foreign funding.

The state of oil and gas in South Africa

3 Dec 2019 /  Moneyweb  
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.

Is there still a place for listed property in a diversified portfolio?

25 Apr 2018 /  Ingé Lamprecht   3
Growth, challenges under the spotlight.

What a revised Regulation 28 means for investors

24 Apr 2018 /  Ingé Lamprecht   2
Does a higher offshore allowance necessarily require a response?

Enabling investment into alternative assets

23 Apr 2018 /  Ingé Lamprecht   3
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.

Four myths about passive investing

29 Jul 2017 /  Ingé Lamprecht   7
Industry commentators share their views.

Outlook for residential property sector

29 Jul 2017 /  Prinesha Naidoo   3
Pockets of opportunities despite economic strain.

The place for alternative investments in a portfolio

28 Jul 2017 /  Ingé Lamprecht   1
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.

ThinkMarkets plans to disrupt the SA broking industry

12 Apr 2021 /  Ciaran Ryan   3
With razor-thin costs, a proprietary mobile trading app, and in-house market research.


Bitcoin is up 370% in 12 months

29 Apr 2021 /  Ciaran Ryan   3
So the security of your crypto provider is more important than ever. It’s time to ask some searching questions about crypto exchange security.

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

28 Apr 2021 /  Ciaran Ryan   7
Capital is guaranteed, payouts are in bitcoin or rand, and for SA citizens or residents, this is an ideal way to make passive income.

How VALR disrupted the SA crypto market

26 Apr 2021 /  Ciaran Ryan   2
By offering low fees, more than 50 cryptocurrencies and iron-clad security.

LATEST Webinars  

Is crypto the future of finance?

2 Dec 2021 /  Ciaran Ryan  
This webinar took place on Thursday, December 2.

Is crypto asset arbitrage still a highly lucrative investment?

25 Nov 2021 /  Ciaran Ryan  
Future Forex answer this and more.

Smart money flocks to US medical real estate

24 Nov 2021 /  Simon Brown  
OrbVest launches their latest medical office offering.

Alternative investments – what are they and why you should include them in your portfolio

17 Nov 2021 /  Ciaran Ryan  
Key points to consider when making an investment in alternatives.

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