Investec Asset Management

Managing downside risks in the later stage of the global bull market

Good active management is essential to avoid capital losses

​How to invest offshore

It’s best to consult a professional financial advisor when investing offshore

Retirement journey becoming less complex

The default regulations provide more safety and control for retirement fund members

Offshore investments should be approached with great responsibility

This type of investing necessitates deep resources, specialist skills and experience

The future must change for women

Women are paid less than men, so their pensions are smaller

Economists kept guessing on Reserve Bank rate call

Economists are split on whether the South African Reserve Bank's Monetary Policy Committee will hold or hike interest rates on Thursday.

Freak out: why African Bank’s record loss has left the market unphased

A larger than expected loss has not phased investors who believe better days are ahead for the countries largest unsecured lender.

Coronation fund adds Northam as Investec dumps it

The strike-hit miner has fallen out of favour with Investec Assest Management but Coronation Fund Managers like the prospects of the platinunm sector.

Glencore Xstrata’s diversity to attract JSE investors

Global metals producer Glencore Xstrata is set to draw strong demand for its stock from South African investors, says Investec Asset Management.

Grocers trade at lowest in three years as profits stall

Food retailers are trading at the cheapest premium to the nation’s benchmark stocks index as economic factors curb their profit growth.

Investec loaned R240-million to company in liquidation

Investec bank has loaned about R240-million rand to First Strut, the Johannesburg based company that is in liquidation.

Gold stocks soar on weaker rand

South African gold-mining stocks surged to a four-year high as the nation’s currency plummeted and pushed the rand-price of gold higher.

Latest

High court refuses application to cross provinces for a funeral

Despite “extreme sympathy”, court says it must uphold the law

Viral threat no match for Mama K’s Team 4

While most of Netflix’s live-action productions have been suspended, work on Mama K’s forges on from the comfort of animators’ couches and kitchen tables

Under lockdown SA’s working poor is just poor

Last week, the International Labour Organisation warned that the economic fallout of the coronavirus outbreak would have a devastating effect on global working poverty

Press Releases

The online value of executive education in a Covid-19 world

Executive education courses further develop the skills of leaders in the workplace

Sisa Ntshona urges everyone to stay home, and consider travelling later

Sisa Ntshona has urged everyone to limit their movements in line with government’s request

SAB Zenzele’s special AGM postponed until further notice

An arrangement has been announced for shareholders and retailers to receive a 77.5% cash payout

20th Edition of the National Teaching Awards

Teachers are seldom recognised but they are indispensable to the country's education system

Awards affirm the vital work that teachers do

Government is committed to empowering South Africa’s teachers with skills, knowledge and techniques for a changing world

SAB Zenzele special AGM rescheduled to March 25 2020

New voting arrangements are being made to safeguard the health of shareholders

Dimension Data launches Saturday School in PE

The Gauteng Saturday School has produced a number of success stories