Quote of the Month: The Power of Diversification

Quote of the Month: The Power of Diversification

Dr Adrian Saville – Chief executive of Cannon Asset Managers“Forecasting is a dangerous activity. This doesn’t mean you shouldn’t think about the future. Instead, know that the future will be filled with unexpected shocks and surprises – sometimes good, sometimes bad,...
Would You Rather Retire in Bermuda or South Africa?

Would You Rather Retire in Bermuda or South Africa?

“Don’t simply retire from something; have something to retire to” (Harry Emerson Fosdick) One of the greatest financial stresses that many people face is whether they have put away enough money for their retirement. Being able to sustain your standard of living when...
Investing in Property with a Co-owner – How to Avoid Disputes

Investing in Property with a Co-owner – How to Avoid Disputes

“Co-ownership is the mother of disputes” (Roman law maxim)  Buying property can be an excellent investment, but it can also be expensive. So sometimes it makes a lot of sense to share the financial burden with someone else. Perhaps for example you are spouses or life...
Quote of the Month – Navigating 2021

Quote of the Month – Navigating 2021

Cheree Dyers, CEO at Prescient Investment Management (emphasis supplied): “Stimulus measures, pent up demand and supply constraints as a result of the pandemic could together see a rising tide in inflation in the developed world that, if left unchecked, could become...
Crypto Assets and Tax – From the Horse’s Mouth

Crypto Assets and Tax – From the Horse’s Mouth

“The future of money is digital currency” (Bill Gates) If you are thinking of buying – or have bought – any “crypto asset” such as a crypto currency like Bitcoin, Ethereum, Polkadot, Solana (or any of the many other crypto currencies springing up all over the...