HomeHome SearchSearch MenuMenu Our productsOur products

Stocks And Shares

  • Should you use this massive sell-off to buy into China?
  • For years, many in the West have admired the ability of the Chinese Government to push through policies that would never fly in a democratic country. This has allowed them to build structures like the Three Gorges Dam. This hydroelectric project is the world's largest power station and provides about 10% of the country's electricity. But it also required the relocation of over 1 million people.... ››› more
  • [12 May 2022]
  • Why the sudden spike of interest in the crypto market?​
  • While many investors have been focusing on gold hitting new highs, the crypto market has boomed behind the scenes… For instance, the entire crypto market has added $100billion in the last month…. Bitcoin recently shot past $11,000 for the first time this year… And Ethereum has soared over 54% in the past 2 weeks taking its total gain for 2020, to over 181%. So, what's going o... ››› more
  • [05 August 2020]
  • This new kind of ICO soared +500% in less than a week!
  • In a space of a week, Compound managed to become the top player in Decentralised Finance (DeFi). Between Monday 15 June and Monday 22 June, Compound: • Created a new kind of Initial Coin Offering (ICO) and launched its COMP token • Its COMP token listed on Coinbase • Drew an extra $500 million into its DeFi lending platform And how incredible is this… it saw its COMP token ra... ››› more
  • [29 June 2020]
  • What is “DeFI” and why's it so revolutionary?
  • ‘Decentralisation' is a word you constantly hear throughout the crypto world. And there's a good reason for this… It forms the foundation of everything in crypto. The idea you don't need to rely on a central authority to make things work - be they financial transactions, contracts, proof of ownership, proof of identity… anything - is what crypto is all about. In traditional finan... ››› more
  • [09 March 2020]
  • ETFs: The simplest and easiest way to invest on the stock market
  • If you want to invest on the stock market, it can seem a bit complicated. There's an assumption that you'll have to spend a fair bit of time researching your picks. But this isn't the case. You can keep investing as simple and easy as you like it. So how can you do this? Invest in exchange traded funds (ETFs)… How to follow a simple investing strategy using ETFs Whether you... ››› more
  • [23 June 2015]
  • Want to diversify your portfolio? Then it's time to invest in collectibles
  • Diversification is key to solid long-term returns from your portfolio. Different assets respond in different ways to what's going on in the economy. So if you're looking for a way to diversify out of the stock market, collectibles are a fantastic option. So why should you consider investing in collectibles? What are the disadvantages of investing in collectibles? And how can you get started... ››› more
  • [23 April 2015]
  • Want the security of fixed-income? You need to look at buying bonds
  • If you think about investing, you may automatically think stocks and shares. But then you'd be ignoring a massive market: Bonds. Bonds may not offer you the opportunity to make big profits, but they do give you reliable, low-risk returns. And this makes them a perfect component for your portfolio. So where do bonds trade in South Africa? What exactly are bonds? And who issues them? Read o... ››› more
  • [03 February 2015]
  • Stocks for beginners: What are stocks and shares?
  • When you think about investing in the stock market, the first thing that probably springs to mind is stocks and shares. Stocks and shares are essentially the same thing. Investors use the terms interchangeably. So what is a share? And how do shares work? Let's take a closer look… ****************************************************** It normally takes investors a lifetime to discover this sec... ››› more
  • [14 April 2014]
  • How do you buy a stock?
  • If you want to buy stocks and shares, you need a stockbroker. You can't just approach the company itself that you want to buy shares in. Nor can you go to the Johannesburg Stock Exchange with your cash in hand. A stockbroker acts as an intermediary between you and the stock exchange. Let's take a closer look at how you buy stocks and shares… You need a stockbroker to buy and sell shares Whe... ››› more
  • [01 April 2014]
  • Can't decide if investing in property is right for you? Weigh up the pros and cons
  • When it comes to growing your wealth, you have a variety of options available to you. From share investing and trading to unit trusts, collectibles and even property, the skies the limit. And one thing's for sure, investing in property is definitely one of the more popular avenues to take. But it's not all sunshine and roses. So, before you decide to buy property for investment purposes, consider ... ››› more
  • [18 March 2014]
  • The pros and cons of investing in property
  • Property is an attractive investment to many of us because we all know something about it. We all live on a property of some kind and so have some experience of it. But if you're seriously considering investing in property, here are some vital aspects you need to think about… As with all investments, there are pros and cons to investing in property. Read on to discover what these are… Adv... ››› more
  • [22 July 2013]
  • Answer these seven questions before you invest a cent in gold
  • With the gold price expected to hit $2,500 by June this year, many investor are using the current gold price of below $1,600 to clamouring into this precious metal. But before you follow suit, warn the investment experts at FSP Invest you need to consider these seven vital questions… When you rely on stocks and shares for your investments and savings, your financial security’s intimately li... ››› more
  • [26 February 2013]


Trending Topics