Investment advice

Invest for growth amid uncertainty (video)

How can we invest for growth amid times of uncertainty. A market update and advice from Floris Slabbert on Groot FM. As we predicted last week, South Africa’ credit rating was not downgraded by Standard and Poor’s- what does this mean for investors? After Friday’s announcement, the rand traded 4% higher against the US dollar,…

Why tax can kill your investment performance

Why tax can kill your investment performance

Following the recent 2016/17 budget announcement, individuals and companies may be breathing a collective sigh of relief because personal tax, company tax, dividend tax, donations tax, estate duty and the VAT rate remained unchanged. Investors will, however, need to remain cognitive of the possible impact the increase in Capital Gains Tax (CGT) may have on…