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SA has a retirement savings crisis

Limited understanding of finances and a low income means that millions of South Africans either don’t or can’t put money aside for when they’re older

Families struggle with funerals under lockdown

Families have found the cultural cost of burying their loved ones under lockdown difficult to bear, but the financial costs have reduced

Motsepe and friends donate R1-billion to fight Covid-19

The Motsepe family has called on corporations with financial means to exercise “ubuntu” by contributing money to assist the government to combat the spread of Covid-19

Smart investing to beat longevity risk

Investors come to a balanced fund because they want growth

Asset manager culls coal

South African giants in the firing line as investor decides to drop carbon-heavy companies

There’s never been a better time to invest in Africa

Investing in our continent enables much-needed growth and economic development, and can offer strong returns

Nine investment elements your parents wished they had

There’s never been a better time to be an investor

Institutional investors reject Sasol’s climate plan

But board rejects calls for matter to be discussed at AGM

Optimistic leaders are what the world needs

Optimism propels positive action by promoting a solution-focused mindset

​There’s never been a better time to invest in a better world

'Our expertise and our balance sheet allow us to think in new ways'

Lenders allow Jooste more time to pay up

Lenders and other creditors have now agreed that Markus Jooste has until March 2019 to repay his debts without interest

Slimline Old Mutual heads home

Its unbundling is expected to unlock value for investors and make it more competitive

Viceroy comes up short on Capitec

JP Verster was right about African Bank and Steinhoff but disagrees with Viceroy’s latest report

Gloves come off in public protector showdown

The Reserve Bank and Absa have lost their cool and the court battle promises to be ugly

The 10 best design stalls to look for at the Sanlam Handmade Contemporary Fair

The Sanlam Handmade Contemporary Fair runs from Friday October 14 to Sunday October 16 at the Hyde Park corner rooftop in Johannesburg.

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‘Captured’ water utility exec holes up

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