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The Moneyweb Investor Issue 40

Volatility in global markets is higher than it has been in years, giving investors the jitters. Some ‘experts’ are suggesting a return to cash in case the markets implode. The answer, as always, is to hold a diversified portfolio and sit tight – and read The Moneyweb Investor.

The Moneyweb Investor Issue 39

From lessons from Buffet to building your own crypto-portfolio (a risky endeavour by anyone’s standards), this issue of The Moneyweb Investor is packed with useful information for investors.

The Moneyweb Investor Issue 38

They say the art of investing is to ignore the short-term noise and focus on attaining long-term goals. That’s true, but that doesn’t mean ignoring new trends and developments. The latest edition of the Moneyweb Investor is here to help you.

The Moneyweb Investor Issue 37

Getting the economy on the correct footing requires that everyone pulls their weight. Our writers this month have gone above and beyond with articles on how to profit from Zuma’s exit, and how to understand the short-selling phenomenon on the market and on developments in the private equity space.

The Moneyweb Investor Issue 36

The past year is littered with train wrecks like Steinhoff, SAA and Eskom. But there is real sense of ‘back to business’ in South Africa right now and this issue of the Moneyweb Investor captures some of that feeling. As such it is packed with need-to-know information.

The Investor Issue 35

Stock markets are soaring, but productivity is not. Innovation continues, but leads to fewer new jobs. And the great and the good are in Davos to discuss how to create ‘a shared future in a fractured world’. What to do? Read the latest issue of The Moneyweb Investor.

The Investor Issue 34

South Africans are fed up with corruption, or anything that has even a whiff thereof, as JSE rockstar Naspers is currently experiencing. Let’s hope an investigation puts paid to those allegations, as Naspers is one of the ten stocks that Zuma and his keepers truly cannot break.

The Investor Issue 33

As the year races towards its close, investors will be forgiven for feeling a little breathless. The British WWII propaganda phrase ‘Keep Calm and Carry On’ feels particularly apt. In times like these it’s best to focus on doing things logically and sensibly, and we have an array of stories that should help investors to do just that.

The Investor Issue 32

Anyone would think that getting an economy moving is rocket science. It’s actually not. It requires single-minded commitment. While the politicians bicker, we celebrate the business men and women that are making it happen in a tough environment.

The Investor Issue 31

We examine the opportunities of forex trading, the best unit trusts, e-commerce at Richemont and more.

The Investor Issue 30

Despite what the astrologers say, there are no shortcuts when it comes to successful stock picking. Fundamental analysis counts. That said, what can PE’s and dividend yields tell you? We explore this in our cover story.

The Investor Issue 29

Investors around the world are fixating on short-term returns. Our lead story looks at the best and worst performers on the JSE this year, with some surprising results.

The Investor Issue 28

While technological change is driving advances in every industry around us; from education to new global currencies, it will never do away with the need for great teachers and strong leaders. In this newly minted issue of The Moneyweb Investor, we explore these issues and more.

Moneyweb Investor Issue 27

Investing is simple. Investors want to put their cash somewhere that is going to deliver the best above inflation return for the lowest risk and cheapest price. As the political climate gets hotter and the economy colder, investors in the South African stock market are worrying whether to invest or not. We take a cold hard look at the realities in the scary scenario for SA Inc.

Moneyweb Investor Issue 26

Yes, recession is stifling the economy and dirty politics darkens our discourse, but that is today. There are those who are planning for a better, brighter tomorrow. We talk to Chris van der Merwe, founder of Curro, about how he plans to transform tertiary education for the greater good with his new company, Stadio.

Moneyweb Investor Issue 25

If the world’s best investment managers, who came together at a recent CFA conference, cannot figure whether a crash or correction is looming, ordinary investors can be forgiven for their hesitation. Thus the June issue of The Moneyweb Investor does its best to fill the gaps. With 17 stories and a podcast, you wouldn’t want

Moneyweb Investor Issue 24

The relative strength of the rand has seen South Africans relax since the cabinet reshuffle and sovereign downgrades by S&P and Fitch. Don’t be deceived – this is a self-inflicted wound. In the May issue of The Moneyweb Investor, we take a closer look to see which companies are likely to thrive and which will not, in the post-downgrade world.

Moneyweb Investor Issue 23

South Africa is facing significant challenges and not all are of our own making. This month’s issue of The Moneyweb Investor takes a closer look at Donald Trump’s economic policies and considers their implications for South Africa.

Moneyweb Investor Issue 22

Radical economic transformation can only be enabled by growth, and growth by saving. This month’s issue of The Moneyweb Investor is packed with useful information for investors – from understanding share buybacks to a ranking of online stockbrokers.

Moneyweb Investor Issue 21

The world of Bitcoin is less of a wild west show now, but does that mean you should invest? This month the Moneyweb Investor takes a closer look.

Moneyweb Investor Issue 20

From Christmas gifts for kids, holidays on the ZAR, farewell to retail legend Whitey Basson and a closer look at binary options, this issue of The Moneyweb Investor will keep you busy for weeks.

Moneyweb Investor Issue 19

Despite the best efforts of some politicians, South Africans carry on regardless. Nowhere is this more evident than at Yoco, a young, promising and innovative start-up. Read about it in this month’s issue of The Moneyweb Investor..

Investor Issue 18

Sizwe Nxasana talks about a solution to the fees crisis as well as his passion for education. We also talk to ideas man Dean Kowarski and look at ways investors can back bright ideas. Click here for our regular insight and analysis.

Moneyweb Investor Issue 17

Barloworld is among ten companies listed for 75 years. Will it survive and thrive for another 75 years? What stocks to buy for a ten-year old and great company analysis. All in September’s Investor.

Moneyweb Investor Issue 16

The UK’s referendum in favour of leaving the European Union has weakened the pound, created market uncertainty and may lead to recession. We investigate how this could affect SA companies with UK exposure. We also look at angel investing, investment opportunities in Africa and talk to Amazon’s CTO.

Moneyweb Investor Issue 15

The tourism industry is South Africa’s economic silver lining. We look at which companies stand to benefit from this boom. We also talk to Paul Bulcke, CEO of multinational company Nestle about leadership and interview Karsten Wellner, CEO of fast growing pharma company Ascendis.

Crystal Ball gazing

In this issue our company analysis contains no less than four ‘buy’ recommendations. And our cover story examines the cooperation between business, labour and government. But does it have any chance of success?

Moneyweb Investor Issue 13

In the midst of a multi-decade manufacturing slump, we have a closer look at which industrials are still delivering. Other stories examine the forex crisis in Nigeria and Angola and its impact on the likes of Nampak and CIL.

Moneyweb Investor Issue 12

The global tech sector is showing signs of a bubble, while the mining sector is looking set to bounce. We also talk to franchise queen Esna Colyn and much more in this, the 12th issue of the Moneyweb Investor.

Moneyweb Investor Issue 11

We examine the impact of the drought on stocks and futures markets. Along with regular company analysis we look at SmartBeta; a (rare) tax opportunity and talk to rising IT star Sbu Shabalala.

Moneyweb Investor Issue 10

A big issue for investors in 2016 is how to beat the rand blues. We also look at market darlings Mediclinic and small cap Conduit Capital.

Moneyweb Investor: Diamonds in the rough

This issue is packed with big ideas for 2016 from investment experts and includes our wrap up of the busy listing year on the JSE.

Beware the snake oil salesmen

Calgro’s incredible pipeline Finding the value in small caps The power of the collective

Beware the living dead

This month’s edition of the Moneyweb Investor examines the growing number of zombie companies listed on the JSE. It also asks the question can Sygnia mirror Anchor Capital’s success.

Moneyweb Investor Issue 6

The latest Moneyweb Investor is out. With 9 company reports & interviews with Christo Wiese & Awethu’s Yusuf Randera-Rees it’s worth a read.
The Investor Issue 5

The Investor Issue 5

The fifth issue of The Investor, Moneyweb’s monthly investment magazine, is now available and is filled with information every investor should read.
The Investor Issue 4

The Investor Issue 4

This issue of Investor covers topics from the irrationality of high PE’s and how retail investors can beat Buffett to property fund flows and the new season at Brait.

Six important tips for estate planning success

How to re-evaluate your existing will, the liquidity of your estate and estate-planning goals in general.

Should you consolidate your discretionary money with your pension money?

If you have taken a lump sum from your retirement fund, you must decide how best to take a drawdown from the capital that you've saved in various investment vehicles.

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