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THE BEARS ARE AT THE DOOR (AND WHY WE SHOULD EMBRACE BEAR MARKETS)

12
Feb

One of the longest global bull markets in living memory wound down in 2018. PAUL CLUER takes a closer look at bear markets and what they mean for long-term investors.

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THE YEAR IN REVIEW

29
Jan

What a difference a year can make. After a blistering 2017 when JSE and global equities surged over 20% and most asset classes delivered double digit returns, 2018 stood in stark contrast. MICHAEL TOWNSHEND looks back at the year that was.

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EMERGING MARKETS - EMERGING TURMOIL

25
Oct

Investors typically seek out emerging market investments for the prospect of higher returns, but this is often accompanied by greater risk. Foord Singapore portfolio manager GUY SHIRTLIFF takes a closer look at the emerging turmoil in emerging markets.

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STAY ON BOARD THROUGH MARKET CYCLES

01
Aug

In this age of limitless, instantaneous information, it is increasingly difficult to focus on the things that really matter to long-term investment returns. NICK CURTIN revisits the importance of remaining invested through market cycles.

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FIFA WORLD CUP MUSINGS

18
Jul

The 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia has just successfully concluded. Like most people, I was sceptical of the TV referee introduction. But it has been a success. At first, there were lots of stoppages for key decisions but once players realised they could not game the system, diving reduced dramatically and the game flowed more smoothly.

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