Tuesday, June 18, 2019
dividend

The case for dividend investing

Increasing numbers of investors are wondering of late whether investing for dividends is still a good strategy. The answer is always ‘yes’, despite the...

Discovery Balanced Fund consistently outperforms

Just 10 years after Discovery launched its asset management arm, Discovery Invest, with an initial capital outlay of R50 million, the division is proving...
tax break

SARS gives 100% tax break in attempt to drive economy

The mini-budget was a rude awakening, as the Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba admitted that SARS is no longer able to collect sufficient revenue. The...
retirement

Retirement funds: Longevity and low returns – a deadly combination for investors

As a financial adviser, chances are the bulk of your clients' investments sit within a retirement fund – either an employer fund or in...
China

China’s ambitions in sub-Saharan Africa

The region now has a trade deficit with China. While exports remain mainly concentrated on natural resources (90% of exports to China), imports are...