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Time in the market boosts young savers

5 May 2015 /     2
A reader’s question on DIY savings answered. 

Spotlight on shareholder engagement

4 May 2015 /  Karlien de Bruin and Suzette Viviers  
Is proxy voting an effective tool for shareholder activists in South Africa?

Angry South Africans should blame leaders, not immigrants

27 Apr 2015 /  Bloomberg View   5
Jacob Zuma must convince ordinary South Africans that their long-deferred expectations for a better life will be met.

Here not safe, home not safe

27 Apr 2015 /  Cathy Buckle  
Cathy Buckle on the irony of Mugabe's comments on the xenophobic violence in South Africa.

China will keep growing because it has to

22 Apr 2015 /  Justin Fox, Bloomberg  
Can China’s economic policy makers maneuver their way out of this one?

Yes, worry about the stock market

17 Apr 2015 /  Mark Gilbert, Bloomberg  
For Stanley Druckenmiller it feels like 2004, just before the financial crisis.

Can we blame the Fed for asset bubbles?

15 Apr 2015 /  Megan McArdle, Bloomberg  
Are we in the midst of yet another asset bubble?

What causes recessions?

12 Apr 2015 /  Noah Smith, Bloomberg  
The sticky price model is enjoying a hard-fought place in the sun.

Radicalisation and polarisation: the encroaching threat

10 Apr 2015 /  Max du Preez   19
SA needs critical mass to truly stand behind the Constitution.

Fostering true innovation in the financial services industry

10 Apr 2015 /  Murray Legg  
Rand Merchant Insurance plans to back dynamic entrepreneurs to create shareholder value.

Tencent’s discount to Facebook harder to justify

7 Apr 2015 /  Robyn Mak, Reuters  
The valuation gap warrants a rethink.

Perhaps SA should loosen ties to BRIC economies

7 Apr 2015 /  Jac Laubscher   1
Advanced economies seem to be picking up and BRICS faltering.

If you want kids to learn math, give up teaching it

6 Apr 2015 /  Susan Engel, Bloomberg  
Instead of a good score in algebra, children need three things...

Is Warren Buffett wrong about oil stocks?

4 Apr 2015 /  John Manfreda for   1
Are the glory days of oil investing are over.

What Yuppiechef can teach corporates about customer service

4 Apr 2015 /  Hanna Barry   3
Banks, insurers take note.

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