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A Fin24 user has a living annuity which is not really growing much, she says.
Posted: April 21, 2017, 2:38 pm
There has been a focus on the lack of student accommodation, but many other groups are similarly affected, says the CEO of Evergreen Lifestyle.
Posted: April 21, 2017, 2:07 pm
South African investors should not make emotional investment choices and sell off assets in the wake of the recent downgrade to junk status, say analysts.
Posted: April 21, 2017, 12:17 pm
Not paying income tax does not necessarily mean South African expats pay no tax at all, writes a Fin24 user working in Bermuda, using payroll tax as example.
Posted: April 21, 2017, 6:22 am
A new ETF has recently been listed on the JSE offering investment opportunities across African exchanges.
Posted: April 20, 2017, 3:22 pm
There is R10bn of unclaimed former mineworkers' retirement benefits in various pension and provident funds.
Posted: April 20, 2017, 1:12 pm
The Financial Services Board is at the ready to provide support to claim billions of rands in outstanding benefits owing to former mineworkers.
Posted: April 20, 2017, 1:06 pm
Many people who have a basic hospital plan and gap cover on top of that think they are completely covered. Not so fast, says Susan Erasmus
Posted: April 20, 2017, 12:19 pm
Home loans, usually one of the biggest monthly expenses, are also becoming a big financial headache for consumers battling to keep up with bond repayments.
Posted: April 19, 2017, 7:00 pm
Renaissance Capital, an emerging and frontier markets investment bank, is holding its second annual Egypt Investor Conference in Cape Town.
Posted: April 19, 2017, 1:19 pm
We can use expected headline earnings per share growth to determine where a particular stock is headed, writes finweek contributor Simon Brown.
Posted: April 19, 2017, 5:42 am
The SA property investment sector has delivered an ungeared total return of 11.1% in 2016, according to the IPD SA Annual Property Index released by MSCI.
Posted: April 18, 2017, 4:01 pm
Plett Platinum, a luxury retirement hotel offering sea and mountain views, is being planned for Plettenberg Bay.
Posted: April 18, 2017, 12:38 pm
Two weeks after the recall of former finance minister Pravin Gordhan from his investor roadshow, the reshuffle of Cabinet and the downgrade of South Africa’s credit rating, the main economic vital signs are holding steady.
Posted: April 16, 2017, 7:06 am
Credit downgrades have added to Sars’ woes and SA’s economy has now been crippled to such an extent that a huge tax shortfall seems inevitable.
Posted: April 16, 2017, 4:00 am
Global markets appear to be on the road to recovery, an analyst shares 10 key things investors should consider in 2017.
Posted: April 12, 2017, 5:08 pm
South Africans are so deep in debt that most of them have no idea how to get out of it, forcing the most desperate to pawn their cars.
Posted: April 11, 2017, 12:24 pm
For ownership of a property to change hands it must be transferred into the new owner’s name and requires the services of conveyancing attorneys.
Posted: April 11, 2017, 11:54 am
A report commissioned by the Financial Services Board has revealed that black and coloured people pay little regard to personal finance and household budget controls.
Posted: April 9, 2017, 6:57 am
It is your responsibility to read and digest the rental terms and conditions, writes Angelique Ruzicka.
Posted: April 9, 2017, 6:10 am