Marc Hasenfuss Editor-at-large

The Stockbroker Special gets more intriguing as it becomes increasingly clear how competitive this segment of the market has become over the past few years.Competition, of course, is good — resulting in better services at better prices to us ordinary investors dabbling in and around the JSE (and other bourses, might I add).Goodness knows, I certainly needed my costs to be as low as possible as I switched my portfolio frantically around in this dastardly investment climate. I may have bought and sold British American Tobacco (BAT) more times than I cheated on my Banting diet (and I did a lot of cheating).On a serious note, I would like to once again express my gratitude to the Intellidex team on compiling an authoritative and extremely useful survey. There is a stack of valuable information in this edition, and I really believe it will help the endeavours of budding and experienced investors alike.This has been an interesting month for investors, with two large unbundling exercises a...

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