Market update World Globe

Good News for Global Markets

Markets have remained resilient during the first few months of 2017, especially compared to the turbulence that 2016 brought with the shock election of Donald Trump as president of the US and the UK’s referendum vote to the leave the European Union. Investors have shown a strong appetite for stocks and emerging market assets are…

Market update Greenshoot through dry land

Saving for a Raining Day

In January 2016 South Africa was in the grips of a terrible drought with “no sign of abating”, and the South African Weather Service had just declared 2015 the driest year on record. While the rainfall has come, crops are shooting, with a bumper harvest now anticipated, we still have water restrictions in Gauteng and…