It is much too late to delay a meaningful investment in shares until you turn 50
A strong chair is considered to be the key factor in good corporate governance
As index funds become more popular, we need to ask what will happen to the adviser and discretionary fund manager industries
It is always dangerous to count out a fund manager based on recent performance
The move to defined contribution pension funds shifted the risk from investment firmly in the direction of the employee
A factor that counts against SA is one of the basic pillars of retirement: the lack of a state-run national pension fund
Staying at work longer and postponing the first withdrawal are the surest ways to boost your pension income
ESG investing, including in infrastructure, is not as scalable as traditional asset management
In the investment team, Sanlam will be the dominant partner, but it will want to keep some of Absa’s skilled investment professionals
Investec was, and still is, refreshingly entrepreneurial
African Rainbow Capital has been set up to diversify Motsepe's Ubuntu-Botho consortium away from its highly successful investment in Sanlam. But the two ...
Independent financial advisers need to do a lot more to earn 1% of their clients’ assets in perpetuity
The arrogant assumptions of holding the number one position have clearly disappeared
Local institutions are holding on to their Quilter shares for dear life
Hotels, restaurants and B&Bs, devastated by the series of lockdowns, hoped to get a lifeline from their insurers. Instead, they were turned down on technical ...
Good death and disability benefits are seen as a way to attract and retain talent
It is difficult to understand the customer without specialist industry knowledge
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