Isaah Mhlanga Columnist

Looking at investments during the Covid-19 pandemic is so difficult that some have opted to park funds in cash.

This may appear to be a good strategy for investors that needed liquidity as economies went into a hard lockdown across the world. However, with some countries starting to open their economies this cash needs to be carefully deployed in higher-return assets, otherwise it may end up as “lazy cash”, especially given the decline in central bank policy rates across the world.

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