The Absa Participation Bond Fund is for any investor looking for a secure investment with an attractive income yield that is market-related and always competitive. It's for young and old, individuals or corporate bodies, trusts, charities, clubs, educational institutions and churches. The Fund holds ... More Details »
Rand hedging is another very good reason for investing offshore. Over the past few years the South African currency has shown landslide depreciation compared to the major currencies of the world, e. g. the British Pound and die US Dollar. By investing some of your money in these currencies you would have benefited from this decline in the value of the rand.