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INVESTMENT: Should you reinvest or cash in dividends?

Reinvesting your dividends is a good way to increase your wealth. Moxima Gama shares the benefits of reinvesting over taking your dividends in cash.


Finweek Quiz #57

Welcome to this week’s quiz! This week we’re giving away a copy of Holger Meier’s ‘The Beer Book.co.za – The most extensive to Beer and Breweries in South Africa’ to three readers who get all the answers right. Good luck!

Anne Cabot-Alletzhauser

COLLECTIVE INSIGHT: This time it’s personal

Goals-based investing may be the best method for personal investing, but currently this method is not common practice. Anne Cabot-Alletzhauser discusses what changes need to be made in the market for goals-based investment to work.

Shaun Levitan

COLLECTIVE INSIGHT: Why do we all fall down?

We all want a comfortable lifestyle that is afforded by sufficient income when we retire. But there are many investment strategies out there. We go down to the basics of saving money for retirement by looking at defined contribution investment strategies

Mabyanine Phiri

MARKET SNIPPET: 30 January 2015

The SARB left the key repo rate on hold yesterday, citing eased inflationary pressure, due to a slump in global oil prices, as the main decision directive. More in today’s Market Snippet.


NEWS: SAA to enforce hand luggage allowances

SAA allows an extra kilogram of hand luggage, the airline announced it will start enforcing these regulations soon, which might result in delays at security checkpoints.

Petri Greeff

COLLECTIVE INSIGHT: How smart is your investment strategy?

There are a number of investment strategy options for companies but choosing the right one is not always an easy feat. Petri Greef helps you understand what strategy could best suit you.

Ainsley To

COLLECTIVE INSIGHT: Aligning assets with their owners

Emphasising outcome-based selection criteria such as the number of previous clients an adviser has helped achieve their goals is a more relevant measure of investment success.

Mabyanine Phiri

MARKET SNIPPET: 29 January 2015

The Reserve Bank is due to announce the interest rate policy and stance this afternoon. All eyes will be on Governor Lesetja Kganyago as he delivers a response policy to the latest events, says Mabyanine Phiri in today’s Market Snippet.

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INVESTMENT: Simon Brown’s tips to handle disruption

Disruption is a reality of corporate life. How do you ensure that you are backing the disruptor and not the company being disrupted. Simon Brown shares his thoughts on the matter in this edition of Finweek.