Why SA shouldn't be overly pessimistic

2017-02-20 20:04

There are seven reasons why South Africans should guard against being overly pessimistic, says the chief economist of Old Mutual Investment Group.

Downgrade could create weaker rand, higher inflation

2016-12-01 18:29

The need for sustained growth is what separates SA from greater creditworthiness in the eyes of the three major international ratings agencies, says an expert.

Fin24 user loses over R35 000 in scam

2016-11-11 20:03

A Fin24 user has lost R36 050 in a money scam which falsely claims to be part of Old Mutual.

SA economy may have turned the corner - expert

2016-11-03 19:35

South Africans have to guard against being overly pessimistic as the SA economy has likely turned a corner, says an economist.

MTN poaches top Old Mutual executive

2016-10-31 16:04

Old Mutual Emerging Markets CEO Ralph Mupita has resigned after spending 16 years with the firm to join MTN as group chief financial officer.

South Africa’s top asset managers: Former boutiques now nation’s biggest, best

2016-10-20 16:20

Companies that started out as boutiques have established themselves as the major industry players. Check the table to see how your asset manager shapes up.

SA could be clawing its way to better growth

2016-10-10 20:08

The general economy could be at a stage where South Africa is slowly clawing its way back to better growth, says an Old Mutual multi-manager.

Old Mutual share price rallies on ZSE

2016-10-04 18:48

Fear of the introduction of bond notes by the Zimbabwean government has sent Old Mutual's share price on the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange sky rocketing.

SA’s best and worst unit trusts: Find out whether you picked a winner here

2016-09-15 13:44

Who are the diamonds and the dogs this quarter? Check up on your fund's performance and see if you picked a winner over the past three months.

Clarity on policy will deliver more success for energy procurement

2016-09-09 14:34

SPONSORED: Given the lead time for rolling out new sources of energy generation (at least 10 years for nuclear) it is critical that the IRP 2010 is updated soon.


SHARE WATCH: 5 shares to watch in 2017

2017-01-10 06:01

These are the interesting shares to keep your eyes on, according to stocks analyst Kirk Swart, who bets that Sasol may be one of the better performers in 2017.

Officials call for fresh listings as Old Mutual debuts shares

2016-12-01 16:52

Old Mutual Zimbabwe's empowerment shares on Zimbabwe's Alternative Trading Platform opened at 82 cents, with a total of 107 847 shares trading after listing.

Trump presidency could play up SA domestic woes - economist

2016-11-09 21:03

The surprise Trump victory has created a great deal of uncertainty and could play up SA domestic woes, say economists.

What makes a successful asset manager?

2016-11-01 16:45

What separates the good from the average manager is the use of sound principles that focus on the investment process over the long term, says an expert.

Money scam targeting consumers using Old Mutual as a front

2016-10-21 18:44

A money scheme targeting black-listed consumers under the pretence of being Old Mutual is doing the rounds again.

Investing in uncertain times

2016-10-17 18:00

Local politics is creating more than usual uncertainty and two investment strategists put their approach in perspective.

Who in SA should worry about Brexit impact?

2016-10-10 17:32

When pondering the possible impact of Brexit for South Africans, one should distinguish between two categories of people or companies, explains a multi-manager.

Old Mutual mulls wealth unit sale

2016-09-20 18:35

Old Mutual may drop plans for a listing of its UK wealth management unit because of escalating costs from an upgrade of its investment platform, says a source.

Upcoming mini budget important milestone for SA

2016-09-12 20:01

Old Mutual's multi fund managers explain why the mini budget is a milestone - irrespective whether it will be Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan who delivers it.

Futuregrowth CIO recants: 'Had no idea of the unintended consequences'

2016-09-09 09:49

Futuregrowth CIO Andrew Canter has made a conciliatory statement and says he would just like things to calm down.

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