Wednesday, September 18, 2019

How financial advice models evolved in the UK

The Financial Services Board’s (FSB) Retail Distribution Review (RDR) regulations are looming, and South Africa’s intermediaries are understandably nervous. However, in the experience of...
Unisa

Momentum UNISA Wealth Report shows increased household net wealth, but is it enough?

Despite households seeing an increase in net wealth during the first quarter of 2017 from the fourth quarter in 2016, it still falls short...

What will tomorrow yield for fixed income?

By Melville du Plessis, fixed interest portfolio manager at Sanlam Investment Management. Global debt dynamics, once an esoteric subject of interest to macro-economists, only now...
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Bonds to combat pandemics

The World Bank’s (WB) International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD) has launched bonds that will support the Pandemic Emergency Financing Facility (PEF), which...

Should you have bonds in your portfolio?

Bonds are boring, or so the saying goes. A better interpretation is that bond returns are less volatile than equity returns, most of the...