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In this live-recorded webinar STANLIB’s Chief Economist, Kevin Lings, provides a brief update on recent economic developments across the globe and in South Africa.
The South African Reserve Bank cut the repo rate by a further 100 basis points to 4.25% by unanimous decision at its unexpected Monetary Policy Committee on 14 April 2020.
In this webinar Chief Economist Kevin Lings provides an update on the COVID-19 pandemic and its unfolding impact on the global and local economy, and financial markets.
On 27 March 2020, Moody’s Investors Service decided to downgrade SA’s international long-term credit rating one notch to Ba1, from Baa3. They kept the country on a negative outlook.
In this live-recorded webinar, COO of 1nvest, Wehmeyer Ferreira, and the Head of Portfolio Management, Rademeyer Vermaak, share an insightful overview of this much talked about investment approach.
In this live-recorded webinar, Ann Sebastian, Portfolio Manager – STANLIB Index Investments, explains how a quantitative rules-based approach can identify optimal styles which may be applicable in various economic recovery scenarios.
In this live-recorded webinar, Herman van Velze, STANLIB’s Head of Equity and Balanced funds and Henk Viljoen, senior portfolio manager share their views on the impact of coronavirus.
In this live-recorded webinar, STANLIB’s Head of Absolute Returns, Marius Oberholzer, provides an insightful update on challenges faced by financial markets in light of the coronavirus pandemic.
Concerns around coronavirus have been felt in global equity markets for more than a month now. However, things escalated last week, with the steep sell-off in oil further compounding fear around the recessionary impact of the virus.
The downturn in industrial output is bottoming out and corporate earnings – powered by rate cuts in the US and Europe – are about to accelerate.
The US REIT industry, represented by NAREIT, is a beacon for other countries looking to benefit from an investment regime that provides investors with attractive long-term
Despite the close to 50% international exposure in the JSE’s all-share index, South African investors continue to favour direct offshore assets, seeking even greater diversification than
The market environment remains uncertain. Liquidity and solvency risks are investors’ main concerns, as money is withdrawn from riskier assets and geographies.
Traditionally, government bonds are referred to as ‘risk-free’ assets. Much of modern financial theory, and indeed, the practical day-to-day workings of financial markets, depend on such a concept.
South African investors have enjoyed phenomenal returns over the last 2-3 decades, as local equity returns outpaced those of most equity markets around the world.
In 2007, Amazon released an e-reader called the Kindle. In 2010, Apple launched the highly successful iPad. These, and similar technological innovations, reduced demand for printing.
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