Investing offshore: When you want to keep your options open

2019-09-30 07:05

So you’re already saving for retirement. But you face a dilemma. You don’t know how much of the additional savings that you have to invest should be offshore, as you don’t have any specific investment goals that require spending in a foreign currency.

Saving? Not saving…

2019-07-10 09:15

We are constantly bombarded with advertising messages telling us how we can “save” if we buy something. So it’s easy for us to fall prey to spending money on things we don’t really need out of impulse.

The floor space of SA shopping centres will soon be bigger than four countries

2018-02-22 16:41

Even as the very concept falls apart elsewhere, South African malls continue to grow. But things may just be different in SA.


Even if you don’t plan to spend money abroad in future, you can benefit from investing offshore

2019-09-16 12:18

Let’s say you are already saving for retirement and have some additional money to invest. You plan to stay in South Africa and don’t envisage spending money abroad in future, but you also don’t want to miss out on global investment opportunities. If this sounds like you, consider investing offshore in a rand-denominated worldwide flexible fund or international feeder fund.

Steinhoff will wait for an actual lawsuit before deciding the fate of two directors it shares with the fund manager who plans to sue it

2018-05-15 14:46

Coronation on Monday said it was preparing for legal action against Steinhoff on its "accounting irregularities". Which is slightly awkward, considering their shared directors.

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