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THE UNFOLDING ENVIRONMENT

07
Jun

Our analysis suggests that the world economy is in the late stages of a prolonged, but relatively shallow expansion cycle. There are signs that US growth is slowing while ex-US growth has been anaemic, besides stimulus driven buoyancy in China.

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DEMOGRAPHICS IS DESTINY

02
May

As long-term investors, we spend a lot of time thinking about structural changes happening in the world that will change the economic value chain. As NANCY HOSSACK explains, these studies are a crucial part of the roadmap.

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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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