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Investing perspectives

Investing perspectives

Unicorns: a warning sign for modern-day markets

My fascination with financial markets has recently peaked to a level I last experienced around the late 1990s “dot-com” craze. Share on linkedin Share on facebook

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Yield curve inversion explained

The inversion of the US yield curve has recently sparked debate across the investment industry of a looming recession. History has shown us that recessions post-World

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Boosting private sector housing development

Research into the provision of affordable housing indicates that home ownership not only provides important welfare and social benefits, but is also an important opportunity for

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Liquidity See Saw in Emerging Market Debt Funds

In the global asset management industry, emerging market debt has been one of the fastest-growing asset classes in terms of issuance and assets under management. Share

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Technology breaks the cycle

US economic recovery is entering its tenth year, yet the historical laws of economics don’t appear to be applying. Share on linkedin Share on facebook Share

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Getting the best of both worlds

Investors are eager to move their funds offshore after the recent rand weakening. But it is easy to ignore the flexibility offered by a South African

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Is web 2.0 becoming dotcom 2.0?

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Put your money to work for you and others

All long-term investors want their money to grow, but many are not solely returns-driven. Increasingly, investors such as family offices, foundations and philanthropic endowments are already