Financial News

  • Richemont reported full-year operating profit that trailed analysts’ estimates as the company consolidated its acquisitions of online platforms YNAP and Watchfinder. Read more...
  • With the election process completed, investors' focus will now shift to President Cyril Ramaphosa's ability and political will in addressing issues of concern, says the chief economist at Citadel. Read more...
  • Many South Africans decide to access their pension benefits before retirement without understanding the effects early withdrawals will have, warns an expert. Read more...
  • Property market sentiment was down over a wide front in the first quarter of 2019, according to Jacques du Toit, property analyst at Absa Home Loans. Read more...
  • Online retailers Takealot.com and Superbalist.com say they have added luxury beauty products to the offering, as time-pressed South Africans increasingly shop for premium cosmetics online. Read more...
  • Experts weigh in on how investors should handle all the election "noise". Read more...
  • View investment risk as the probability of incurring a permanent capital loss over a particular time period, explains an expert. Read more...
  • Most working South Africans rely on the money saved in their employer's retirement fund to provide them with an income in retirement. Read more...
  • A rare, original costume of Darth Vader, one of the most iconic villains in film history, is set to be auctioned this month. Read more...
  • Standard Bank has introduced an innovative way of pricing new home loans. Read more...
  • What you end up doing with your retirement nest egg is one of the most critical financial decisions of your life, as your choice you make will determine your lifestyle for the next 25 to 30 years, says Coronation Investment Specialist Christo Lineveldt. Read more...
  • Group disability insurance in South Africa is highly commoditised. As such, purchasing decisions are often largely driven by price, says an expert. Read more...
  • Legislation introduced in the last few years gives residential tenants a host of rights - and landowners or landlords must follow very strict procedures to evict tenants, says attorney Simon Dippenaar. Read more...
  • A shortage of suitable stock is the only factor holding back Soweto's property market at the moment, according to the managing directors at Seeff's new branch in Soweto. Read more...
  • It is important to decide at what age you would like to retire to ensure that you have contributed enough, says a wealth manager at FNB. Read more...
  • Many people have searched online for templates, for instance for a will, rental agreement, retainer, divorce settlement agreement or employment contract. But they should proceed with caution, experts warn. Read more...
  • Emerging-market investors will be looking for more evidence that the US economic turnaround is gaining traction if the lackluster end to last week hasn't already burst their balloon. Read more...
  • Suburbs in the Western Cape and Gauteng came out tops in the first quarter of 2019 as the most searched for nationally on the website of estate agency RE/MAX. Read more...
  • Many investors see income investing as the key for living a life of leisure while still keeping the money or "passive income" rolling in. Read more...
  • Shoprite is still accepting bursary applications for the 2019 academic year. Read more...

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