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The Hidden Risks of Investing: Are Asset Managers Doing Enough?

By Mark Lindhiem on Jun 04, 2018 in The news

The ongoing accounting issues at Steinhoff have again highlighted the need for better governance and risk oversight in the world of investing.

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Alexander Forbes Investments strengthens team and enhances its “smart tracker” capability

By Leon Greyling on Mar 28, 2018 in The news

Sandton, 28 March 2018 – Alexander Forbes Investments has secured a highly skilled team comprising six investment professionals to enhance its “Smart Tracker” capability.  The team will strengthen our capabilities to deliver on our outcome-based investment approach under the Living*Investing™ philosophy.

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Asset allocation implications of the February 2018 National Budget

By Rob Price on Mar 05, 2018 in The news

The Living*Investing approach advocates a commitment to long-term perspectives and less focus on short-term
noise. Clients may find it useful to interpret a few of the themes from the 2018 National Budget in this vein.

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A reform-minded budget to put South Africa back on track

By Lesiba Mothata on Feb 21, 2018 in The news

It is not surprising that the International Budget Partnership ranked South Africa first, along with New Zealand, on the 2017 Open Budget Index. The National Treasury has, once again, demonstrated its worth and strength through the 2018 National Budget Review.

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