Alf James

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Truck stop aligns fund and member interests

Truck drivers can get a decent night's sleep, greatly improving safety on the roads

Driving empowerment for an inclusive economy

The fund policy is to have not less than 60% of its domestic assets managed by black owned and controlled investment management companies

Reducing risk as members reach retirement age

The growth of the Transport Sector Retirement Fund is due to investment performance and contributions

Investment strategy directed by clear policy

The fund policy is to have not less than 60% of its domestic assets managed by black owned and controlled investment management companies

Conference celebrates 30-year partnerships

'Delegates at our functions benefit from cutting-edge knowledge sharing'

How to ensure you have built an adequate nest egg

Knowing what your options are is quintessential

Much still to do for SA women to achieve financial freedom

Empowering women in the retirement industry is crucial

Assets under management growth by black asset managers slows

But some black asset managers have made good strides into the direct consumer market

Responsible investing comprises small portion of industry assets

While responsible investing has gained momentum globally, in South Africa progress seems to have stalled

Meeting members’ great expectations

The NJMPF was the best performing municipal pension fund over seven years according to Mosaic Investment Consultants

New regulations signify next step in retirement industry reform

The default regulations are aimed at helping members make the right retirement decisions

Investment portfolios positive despite volatile markets

NFMW portfolios delivered excellent returns compared to the South African investment industry

Press Releases

Itec serves up high-tech integrated surveillance system for family food company

The system includes facial recognition software and a thermal screening solution that will provide instant temperature screening of all employees

Transport Month

An infrastructure-led recovery will help to stimulate demand in the South African economy, which is vital post the Covid-19 pandemic

Limpopo’s Economic Recovery Plan to fight Covid-19 impact

Billions have been set aside to help farmers and industries get back on their feet as part of the Limpopo Socio-Economic Recovery Plan

Disrupt the corrupt

Whistle-blowers should be seen as real heroes in the fight against corruption and we need a change in culture for this to happen

Corporates: A force for good for a sustainable future

In order to see people and nature thrive what is required is a strong focus on partnerships – we cannot act alone anymore

Combatting wildlife crime in Southern Africa activity annual programme statement (APS) No. 04

Concept papers are sought for implementating activities, for a multi-faceted programme that aims to reduce poaching and illegal trade in wildlife

The financial decisions made during your life journey, and their impact on your retirement outcome

The longer you save towards retirement the larger your retirement savings are expected to be due to the effect of compounding interest

In conversation with SA Reserve Bank Governer, Lesetja Kganyago

'Make interest rates zero and inflation goes up and then people save less – we need savings to fund investment in this country'

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