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Weekly Economic Focus: Strong US dollar drives equity markets lower 

By Alexander Forbes Investments on Nov 13, 2018 in Market and Economic Commentary

Last Tuesday’s US midterm Congressional elections produced a split, with Democrats taking control of the House of Representatives for the first time in eight years, and the Republicans increasing control of the Senate.

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Offshore Allocations Mitigate Domestic Growth And Currency Risks.

By Alexander Forbes Investments on Sep 19, 2018 in Market and Economic Commentary

Bottom-line: Portfolios have been positioned to mitigate domestic growth and currency risks. That said, we are more constructive on the currency at cheaper valuations. Opportunities to capitalise on the weaker rand will emerge for our major accumulation portfolios.

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Daily Solutions – 01 August 2018

By Alexander Forbes Investments on Aug 01, 2018 in Daily Solutions

The JSE closed firmer on Tuesday as a stronger rand boosted banking, financial and retail stocks, while Naspers ended lower for a second consecutive day

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Daily Solutions – 27 July 2018

By Alexander Forbes Investments on Jul 27, 2018 in Daily Solutions

The JSE rose on Thursday, buoyed by risk-on sentiment on global markets as well as a trading statement from Nedbank.

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