May 24, 2024

Investing amidst election season: The power of preparation, not prediction

If the election bug has bitten you and you are feeling jittery, you are not alone. Globally, investors are feeling fearful. In a recent study, the top financial fears amongst investors were listed as higher costs, large and unexpected expenses and taxes. Their top investment concerns were inflation, a recession and market volatility.
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May 22, 2024

Sunspots and cycles

For investors, understanding the difference between cycles and structural trends is vital. So much of what we deal with in markets has mean-reverting tendencies. What goes up, eventually comes down.
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May 16, 2024

You May Already Be Invested In The Next Bull Market

We have slowly started seeing positive signs emerge from China, and this, coupled with some of the cheapest valuations we have seen in our investment careers, has stirred our animal spirits.
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May 16, 2024

Key economic indicators and how they impact currency markets

Citadel Global Director and foreign exchange and treasury expert, Bianca Botes, unpacks currency fluctuation dynamics and how the rand is impacted by global and local events and indicators.
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May 16, 2024

Discovery Invest shakes up the market

Discovery Invest shakes up the market with a R20 billion investor windfall, launch of longevity solution, 100% return in USD dollars and Bitcoin fund.
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May 22, 2024

Why real estate can help inflation-proof your income

While higher interest rates may have weighed on valuations in the past couple of years, global investors should not forget that listed property exposed to major growth themes may provide an attractive combination of capital returns and real income.
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