Speak to any financial advisor with half a brain and he'll tell you to go offshore.
Sure, South Africa may one day reclaim our early 2000 title of “investment darling of the emerging markets”, but it's not going to happen any time soon.
Our problems are simply too big. There's is no quick fix to Eskom, our ever-increasing sovereign debt or our 29% unemployment rate. So yes, that means ... ››› more
Looking around the globe, the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) is a tiny blip on the stock market horizon. There are several stock markets around the world. The largest of these influence the JSE to some extent. Activity on some of these markets can sometimes give an indication of what a trading day in SA will bring. Let's take a closer look at the top stock markets in Europe…
Key internatio... ››› more
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