Ecsponent continues asset growth trajectory, creating a solid investment case

Ecsponent continues asset growth trajectory, creating a solid investment case Acquisitive growth continues to provide platform for exponential growth Financial performance for the year expected to be impacted by weak trading conditions in operational areas Overall business model remains resilient with continued investment in operations anticipated to contribute in medium term Growth in the Wealth…

Women’s financial literacy is key to economic empowerment and promoting gender equality

Mother’s Day is a time to celebrate the women who raise us, care for us and teach us. While this annual tradition involves thoughtful words and gifts, we often don’t truly appreciate everything mothers do. They don’t only provide comfort and support, but also usually shape their families’ financial culture, which is one of the…

Ecsponent Limited to take control of Frankfurt-listed MyBucks S.A. and releases interim results

Ecsponent to take control of the MyBucks group continuing its growth trajectory Control of MyBucks S.A. expected to result in: Improved profitability for both Ecsponent and MyBucks groups Increased footprint, products and infrastructure for the Ecsponent group, as well as improved currency and geographical diversification Reduced concentration risk and increased control over underlying assets Recapitalisation…

Newsflash 26.03.2019 – Ecsponent to take control of Frankfurt-listed MyBucks S.A. and releases interim results

Ecsponent to take control of the MyBucks group in a R450 million transaction, continuing its growth trajectory Control of MyBucks S.A. expected to result in: Improved profitability for both Ecsponent and MyBucks groups Increased footprint, products and infrastructure for the Ecsponent group, as well as improved currency and geographical diversification Reduced concentration risk and increased…

Newsflash 22.03.2019 – Ecsponent Investors’ Call – Operational Update And Interim Results

Ecsponent will be hosting an investors’ call at 10:00 (CAT) on 26 March 2019 to provide an update in respect of the Group’s operational progress and financial results for the six months ended 31 December 2018. Register to participate in the call by sending an email to investor.relations@ecsponent.com or follow the dial in instructions below:…

Pensioengeld in spervuur

Die regering se plan om by die pensioenbedryf in te meng, sal ‘n vernietigende impak op die aftreebedryf hê en baie mense se karige pensioen verder onder druk plaas.   Die ANC het in sy verkiesingsmanifes aangedui dat die regering aan plaaslike batebestuurders wil voorskryf om in sukkelende staatsondernemings, soos Eskom en die SAL, te…

Pension money under threat

The possibility that government may interfere with the pension industry will have a devastating impact on the retirement industry and add further pressure on pensioners who are already struggling to make ends meet.   In its election manifesto, the ANC indicated the intention to prescribe to local asset managers to invest in struggling state-owned enterprises,…

What qualifies as a suitable investment?

In the world of investment there is no one size fits all. A prudent advisor will recommend a plan based and built around your own personal circumstances and needs. “Investment suitability” is key.   There are no short cuts. Advisors worth their salt design a tailor-made investment strategy for each individual. These strategies are essential…

Wat is ‘n geskikte belegging?

In die beleggingswêreld is daar nie een produk wat alle kliënte pas nie. ‘n Knap adviseur sal ‘n plan aanbeveel wat uitgewerk is volgens jou persoonlike omstandighede en aan jou behoeftes voldoen.    Daar is geen kortpaaie nie. ‘n Adviseur wat sy sout werd is, sal sorg dat geskikte beleggings voorgestel word en dat dit…