investment

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    Retirement Annuity with low fees in an index fund

    I am currently with Liberty retirement annuity product and the advisor’s fees and returns have been dismal. Keen to move the entire RA to another RA that invests in an underlying index (I.e Satrix top 40) or MSCI world fund or any other index based funds. Also something with low fees. Would...
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    Property Investment Advice

    Hi All, Wondering if anyone out there has a take on this development on the West Coast, Western Cape? * https://paternosterestate.harcourts.co.za/ * https://www.property24.com/new-developments-for-sale/pelgrimsrust/paternoster/western-cape/paternoster-private-estate/16685/3119 Im looking at...
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    Investment advice for a senior

    My mom is mid 60s and is looking to invest about R200k. She has a pension currently covering her monthly expenses. She wants to earn interest on the invested funds but also have access to it for oversees trips every other year. What type of interest could be earned by leaving the funds in a...
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    6 attractive investments to protect your money from South Africa's deteriorating economy

    6 attractive investments to protect your money from South Africa's deteriorating economy South Africa’s economy is under severe pressure following the COVID-19 lockdown, which has triggered a sharp decline in business activity. The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)...
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    How much money you would have now if you invested R1,000 in these companies on 1 January

    How much money you would have now if you invested R1,000 in these companies on 1 January Markets across the world plummeted in February and March as the COVID-19 pandemic caused panic among traders and investors. The S&P 500, for example, declined by over 30% between February and March this...
  6. Lebogang95

    Property Investment: Purchasing a House or an Apartment

    I am in the market for a property which I plan to rent out to potential tenants. One of the biggest issues I am facing at the moment is deciding on if whether a house or an apartment is worth the investment. See I'm not really in it for the profit or short term gain. I'm 20 years old with a...
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    Best offshore account for SA Citizen

    What would be the best option if you want to take money out of SA, but still want access to it from SA, or any other country? Can you start with say R10 000 and add larger amounts as you, for example, sell your property? It needs to be a secure account (connected to the value of gold?) with low...
  8. D

    Investment questions for first-time property investor

    Hi everyone, I'm in my late twenties living in Cape Town and would like to buy a property as a first-time investor. I don't own any other properties nor do I have any debt and am looking at something under R1 million (I can comfortably afford the monthly bond incase i don't have tenants). I...
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    Investment in luxury tented camp in Botswana

    For more info , Please send me an email to veruschka.j@gmail.com
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    Institutional investors are making big cryptocurrency purchases

    Institutional investors are making big cryptocurrency purchases Institutional investors are becoming more involved in the $220 billion cryptocurrency market than many observers may realize. Buyers such as hedge funds have replaced high-net-worth individuals as the biggest buyers of large...
  11. N

    Investment advice

    Hey guys I've always been terrible at finance, accounting and business was the only subjects I failed badly at school...even lower averages than Afrikaans. Anyways, if you were to have R30 - 35k a month to invest, what would be the best option? I've just saved up enough for FNB Money...
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    Multi Wealth 2018 Invest and Funeral Cover Competition R5000

    COMPETITION 5000 There are 2 Competitions to win for: Win R5000 in the 100% Cash Back Funeral Cover Competition Be the first to Refer 10 Concluded Funeral Cover Sales by the end of Aug 2018 and win the R5000 Just simply go to www.multiwealth.co.za/cont and follow the prompt to Enter Win...
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    How to lose your Insurance Investment Money

    We all probably have taken a Investment Policy with an Insurance Company. Whether it is a Education Policy, Retirement Annuity, Tax Free Savings or Unit Trust or Endowment. All the same we took it in good faith with the idea as expressed to make at least 10% return as the Salesman implied...
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    Monthly investment options

    Hi MYBB i'd like to invest +-n R500 -R1000 monthly, there are so many options, investment fundi's out there, please let me know which is the best choice to maximize growth and minimize costs. thanks....
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    NOOB'S GUIDE : Investments (esp. Retirement Annuities (RA)) for 2017

    So I was reading through this : Best Retirement Annuities (RA) for 2016 https://mybroadband.co.za/vb/showthread.php/806213-Best-Retirement-Annuities-(RA)-for-2016 This thread gave me some idea of which companies to look at and stuff, BUT, it think it's more suited to those who are already...
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    TFSA for New Born Baby

    Hi guys, We had our first child this year and I would like to set up a Tax Free Savings Account for her. Disclaimer: I'm a total noob with investments. To me it sounds best to invest have the money work in some sort of index tracker. Maybe something like SATRIX Top 40. But with uncertain...
  17. C

    Buhrein Estate? A good buy?

    Hi Everyone We are in the market to buy a house and we are trying to find a new development to avoid paying transfer fees. We recently went to Buhrein Estate and had a look at 2 of the show houses in Bortoli Villas and Seville. The houses look very nice both on the outside and inside, and...
  18. RyanBrothwell

    E-toll clash heats up amid investor, ratings fears

    E-toll owner Sanral was on Monday accused of blaming its financial woes and credit rating pressures on opponents of the controversial Gauteng road payment system. “Sanral’s financial predicament is self-inflicted and they should stop blaming others for a mess which they created,” Wayne...
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    Settle credit card debt vs fixed saving

    Hi all, Plea: Please don't bash my financial decisions up to this point. I know some of the things I did wrong, especially the amount of credit card debt I currently have. This came through unforeseen spending while planning a wedding and honeymoon. I'm looking for suggestions and if you're...
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    Huawei may soon buy your ISP/Phone company

    Huawei has USD 12 Billion cash in hand and has much more than this in available credit. They are just beginning an epic spending spree. On the shopping list: Any companies owning tech assets that are useful in ICT Telecoms And most of all, companies that have good government relations and...
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