ARTICLES RELATING TO INVESTMENT

Craig Martin: The Old Friends Investment Club decide to avoid gold and buy IT

2015-01-28 09:12

Craig Martin regales us with a fictional glimpse into why his investment club has decided to avoid gold and buy IT stocks.

Got a spare billion? Investment bankers are keen to help

2015-01-25 17:00

The growing ranks of the super rich and their increased appetite for risk have caught the eye of investment bankers.

US venture capitalists spend most since 2000

2015-01-16 09:00

US venture capitalists have invested $48.39bn last year, the biggest total since 2000, according to new data from the National Venture Capital Association.

Redefine’s Marc Wainer: SA property stocks expensive, at ‘crazy’ levels of 2006/7

2015-01-08 15:31

Marc Wainer expresses his opinion on near record valuations in the JSE property sector and offers advice to those who own the shares.

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You versus Warren Buffett

2015-01-08 10:44

The average salary in SA rests at R27 453 annually. Just how does the average South African square up to investing powerhouse Warren Buffett?

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Top investment strategies

2014-12-17 11:04

Get smart on investment and end the year with peace of mind, says Mike Abbott.

Six great reasons to invest in Reits

2014-12-15 14:47

Wondering what Reits are and whether you should invest in them? Here’s a quick primer to an investment option for steady capital gains and income growth.

UN sees increased global economic growth

2014-12-11 10:41

The United Nations is seeing the world economy growing by more than 3% in 2015 and 2016, with Nigeria expected to take a lead in the African continent.

How to invest like billionaires

2014-12-01 16:25

The world’s richest are presumably incredibly wealthy because they know how to put their money to work. Of course, there are some exceptions says Jackie Cameron.

Investing battle of the sexes – why women win

2014-11-17 19:55

Research has shown that women, although they tend to be less confident, are likely to be more successful investors than their male counterparts, says Felicity Duncan.

Why women are better at investing

2014-11-17 10:49

Research has shown that women, although they tend to be less confident, are likely to be more successful investors than their male counterparts, says a BizNews thought leader.

The three qualities that make a great investor

2014-11-12 11:42

By saving diligently, focusing on diversification, and investing for the long-term, we can all be the kind of investor whose portfolio delivers solid returns.

China mogul buys van Gogh artwork for $62m

2014-11-05 17:20

One of China's richest men has bought a Vincent van Gogh masterpiece for nearly $62m, becoming the latest tycoon to make an eyebrow-raising art purchase.

Invest in sharing your space

2014-10-17 15:24

Should it be left exclusively to those who have a large investment portfolio or purchase only in the most upmarket areas, asks Liezl Hesketh.

When small is a better fit

2014-10-05 13:01

An FNB estate agent survey shows that about one in four home sales are being generated by middle-aged owners seeking to move to a smaller, more secure property.

Kenny G plays a new tune

2014-09-17 07:43

Jazz player Kenny G now earns as much money from stock trading as from music.

DBSA gets R1.4bn for N Cape solar project

2014-08-07 06:00

The Development Bank of Southern Africa has signed a R1.4bn finance contract to support a concentrated solar power project in the Northern Cape.

Africa frets over jobs - survey

2014-08-04 09:40

Africans see jobs and education as their biggest areas of concern while they also feel their governments need to invest more in agriculture, according to a poll.

Billion dollar deals expected at Africa summit

2014-08-03 16:32

The US will announce nearly $1bn in business deals and commit billions of dollars to expanding food and power programmes in Africa during a summit.

 

The ECB is about to start printing money, here’s how it will work

2015-01-28 08:24

In this article, Giuseppe Fontana explains the European Central Bank's quantitative easing programme, and evaluates how likely it is to succeed.

Wannabe farmers battle for funds

2015-01-27 13:42

While the farming sector has a lot of appeal for entrepreneurs, getting off the ground is daunting, but with collaboration and government funding, there is a glimmer of hope.

Francogeddon: Lessons for currency traders, investors

2015-01-20 09:06

Francogeddon, the term being used to describe the havoc caused by the Swiss franc in currency markets last week, is a reminder that even the most seasoned investors can misread signals.

EU forced to rethink TTIP investment clause

2015-01-14 09:30

The European Union will review a contested investor dispute mechanism in its free trade negotiations with the United States.

Craig Gradidge: What makes a good investment client?

2015-01-12 13:41

Investors are often quick to criticise financial intermediaries when investment returns look wobbly. But there’s much more to the success of your investment portfolio than the expertise of the adviser.

SA property stocks at ‘crazy’ levels of 2006/7

2015-01-08 15:34

Alec Hogg speaks to property guru Marc Wainer, a straight-shooting dealmaker, who says it the way he sees it – even if that makes others uncomfortable.

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You versus Warren Buffett

2015-01-08 13:36

INFOGRAPHIC: How do you square up to this investing powerhouse?

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Your top 5 financial New Year’s resolutions

2014-12-18 15:24

Tis the season, and I’m feeling generous – I’ve worked out your top 5 financial New Year’s Resolutions for you! All you need to do is print them out, and, of course, stick to them.

6 reasons to invest in Reits

2014-12-17 08:11

Here’s a quick primer to an investment option for steady income growth.

Investment could be too good to be true

2014-12-11 15:55

A Fin24 user is looking for a good investment for a period of two years and has an option of a guaranteed return of 11%.

Top investment strategies

2014-12-05 14:59

Get smart on investment and end the year with peace of mind, says Mike Abbott.

Invest like a billionaire

2014-12-01 16:34

The world's richest are presumably super wealthy because they know how to put their money to work.

Australia mulls tighter foreign investment rules

2014-11-27 09:30

An Australian parliamentary committee has recommended strengthening rules on foreign investment in the country's booming housing market.

State-of-the-art commercial green building to be unveiled

2014-11-17 14:23

SPONSORED CONTENT: A new addition to this important commercial business node, The Edge brings a distinguished new dimension to the Tyger Valley business district.

Investing battle of the sexes – why women win

2014-11-17 10:48

Research has shown that women, although they tend to be less confident, are likely to be more successful investors than their male counterparts, says Felicity Duncan.

Make sure you don't mess up your holiday home

2014-11-12 13:55

Buying a holiday home strictly as an investment to rent out or as a second home to live in is an exciting time for any buyer, but many things can go horribly wrong, an expert says.

New body to boost platinum investment demand

2014-11-11 16:35

An industry body to promote investment demand for platinum should be set for launch early 2015 as producers try to boost sales in the face of falling prices.

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Buyers are often unaware of the hidden costs when buying property, such as transfer and duty fees, rates, monthly levies and insurance costs.

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Should investing in property be left to the experts?

2014-10-17 15:20

Should it be left exclusively to those who have a large investment portfolio or purchase only in the most upmarket areas, asks Liezl Hesketh.

The weirdest things left behind by tenants

2014-10-03 12:43

What happens behind closed doors is one thing, but leaving a rented property with all the evidence to show the oddities of your life is quite another.

Investors have a heart of green - and gold

2014-09-11 07:15

The ability to make an impact on society with responsible investing, while getting good returns, is changing the way investors are doing business.

OneRandMan ends month with R5

2014-08-04 12:38

With a savings mentality and passion for the future, OneRandMan is once again single and far more eligible than ever before.

SA is open to US investment - minister

2014-08-04 07:51

SA is open for business and needs more than 600 companies from America to come and invest, says International Relations Minister Maite Nkoane-Mashabane.

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What fund works for you?

2014-08-01 13:20

Do exchange-traded funds deliver better balanced investment portfolios than multi-asset unit trusts, asks Mike Brown.

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