The FSB Appeal Board recently published its decision at a hearing held on 27 February 2018. The appeal was dismissed, but not before the Board expressed some very concerning comments on the office of the Ombud’s handling of the case. What is its mandate?
Under the heading “Risk management”, ... Read More »
The Financial Services Board (FSB) would like to warn the public to act with caution when dealing with Fair Finance, Capital Loans and Daily Finance SA trading as Blue Granite Investments. The abovementioned entities are not authorised in terms of the Financial Advisory and Intermediary Services Act, ... Read More »
The Financial Services Board (FSB) warns the public to act with caution when dealing with Destidex Investments (Pty) Ltd trading as StockTraders (“StockTraders”), an entity purporting to be in association with a registered financial services provider, and its agents.
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Investment teams, decision-making, co-investment and ownership
By Leigh Köhler, Head of Research at Glacier by Sanlam
Collective investment schemes (unit trusts) provide so many of us with access to some of the best investment minds in the business, but deciding which one ... Read More »
By Robert Lea, head of global equity research at Ashburton Investments
President Trump’s decision to impose tariffs on US imports of steel and aluminium came as a surprise to the markets, raising the fear of a trade war. Under Trump’s plans the US will place an additional 25% global ... Read More »
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