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How bias can sink your investment success

By Tamryn Lamb on 25 Sep 2019

reading time: 5 mins

Everybody has biases. We make judgements about people, places, and of course, the markets. It is almost impossible not to allow the filters which are created...

Spring is here, it’s time to spring clean your finances

By Lettie Mzwinila on 25 Sep 2019

reading time: 4 mins

The year is flying by, but don’t let it pass without taking stock of your financial decisions, writes Lettie Mzwinila.

WATCH : The benefits of independent financial advice

By Tamryn Lamb on 20 Sep 2019

viewing time: 5 mins 19 seconds

Many investors underplay the importance of financial advice to the detriment of the performance of their portfolios over time. A good financial adviser can...

National Wills Week: Time to review your will

By Mlulami Nxele on 16 Sep 2019

reading time: 4 mins

National Wills Week, which takes place between 16 and 20 September, is the perfect opportunity to review your will, or get a will drafted for free.

Prosus marches forward: What should investors be looking out for?

By Nshalati Hlungwane on 10 Sep 2019

reading time: 5 mins

Naspers, the world’s sixth largest internet company by market capitalisation, will list its foreign internet assets separately via Prosus NV, a newly created...

Orbis: There are bigger risks than swimming against the tide

By John Christy on 06 Sep 2019

reading time: 5 mins

We have always described ourselves as “contrarian” investors. While many of our best investment decisions on behalf of clients in the past have been at odds...

WATCH : Avoid common behavioural biases when investing

By Maria Konnikova on 23 Aug 2019

viewing time: 1 min

Poker is known as a wicked environment: a setting that is dynamic and uncertain; where things are hidden, and you don’t always have all the information on...

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