The difference between SA multi-asset income funds and money market

2019-08-02 14:43

By comparing the risks and returns of multi-asset income funds and the money market, PSG Wealth’s Schalk Louw explains why there is a place for multi-asset income funds in a balanced investment portfolio.

EXPLAINER: What's the difference between money markets and unit trusts?

2018-04-18 05:15

A Fin24 user with R250 000 to invest wants to know the difference between a money market account and unit trusts.

The risks in chasing higher returns

2017-11-27 12:33

A well-diversified portfolio, which covers all major asset classes, remains the best way to manage risk and return.

Shares and interest rates go hand in hand

2017-08-16 13:28

Don’t bank on this, but historical data shows that declining interest rate phases are particularly favourable environments for equity investments.

Money markets 'AAA' rating unlikely - Fitch

2014-10-07 08:24

Fitch Ratings says South African money market funds are highly unlikely to achieve a 'AAA' National Fund Credit Rating.

Money markets: a compelling option

2010-10-06 14:44

If used correctly with a plan in mind.

As risk-free as an investment gets

2010-10-06 14:44

Money market funds are about managing income.

Money market performance trends

2010-10-06 14:44

The best returns per sector.

Money keeps rolling in

2010-10-06 14:44

Lets hope it’s for the right reasons.


Why value is starting to emerge on the JSE

2018-12-05 11:47

We experienced a very rare event this month: the fact that the money market outperformed the JSE over a rolling five-year period, writes Schalk Louw. He takes a closer look at the stats to determine what this means.

Fund in Focus: NFB Ci Cautious Fund of Funds

2018-03-15 15:27

This fund aims to provide investors with income and capital growth while maintaining a low risk profile and preserving capital.

Five money mistakes to avoid

2017-08-23 08:35

In the investment process, it is important to eliminate small mistakes in the very beginning so as not to lose money unnecessarily.

4 ways you can save up for lobola

2017-07-12 05:00

Start saving for lobola early to allow enough time to earn returns on your investment. Here are four possible short-term investment tools you can use.

Concerns over fixed income fixation

2010-10-31 12:50

New figures show South Africans are still shunning shares and piling into money market unit trusts - but playing it safe may be a dangerous game.

Money markets: a compelling option

2010-10-06 14:44

If used correctly with a plan in mind.

How the fund managers do it

2010-10-06 14:44

Money market fund managers need to pre-empt interest rate movements.

Money markets: low risk, secure

2010-10-06 14:44

But often invested in for the wrong reasons.

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