Do we need to worry about Trade Wars?

Economics Financial Planning Investments Tax

The primary reason that countries engage in protection is to promote the economic strength of the home country, including employment, often at points when the global economy is weak, or when there is rising competition from foreign participants. Through stronger local industry a country becomes less reliant on imports from foreign nations, providing a stronger base from which to direct its own growth policies.

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From the financial advice team - January 2018

Economics Financial Planning Industry Investments
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POTENTIAL WEALTH TAXES TO BE INTRODUCED IN SOUTH AFRICA

Industry Investments Tax

Despite previously concluding that a wealth tax would not be appropriate for South Africa, the Davis Tax Committee, on 25 April 2017, released a media statement calling for written submissions on the introduction of …

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From the financial advice team - April 2017

Economics Finance Industry Investments Uncategorized

2017 is shaping up to be a better year than 2016, economically speaking, as we experience tailwinds from the US economy that grew at 1.6% in 2016 and is expected to grow at 2.3% this year…

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From the financial advice team - January 2017

Economics Financial Planning Industry Investments

2016 showed that the voices of the many truly do drown out the voices of the few. Irrespective of one’s personal views on whether or not the decisions made at ballot boxes…

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From the financial advice team - July 2016

Economics Finance Industry Investments

As we commence the 3rd quarter of 2016, we reflect on the first 6 months of the year where global market volatility and political uncertainty remain the norm.

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Do we need to worry about Trade Wars?

Economics Financial Planning Investments Tax

The primary reason that countries engage in protection is to promote the economic strength of the home country, including employment, often at points when the global economy is weak, or when there is rising competition from foreign participants. Through stronger local industry a country becomes less reliant on imports from foreign nations, providing a stronger base from which to direct its own growth policies.

Read More

From the financial advice team - January 2018

Economics Financial Planning Industry Investments
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POTENTIAL WEALTH TAXES TO BE INTRODUCED IN SOUTH AFRICA

Industry Investments Tax

Despite previously concluding that a wealth tax would not be appropriate for South Africa, the Davis Tax Committee, on 25 April 2017, released a media statement calling for written submissions on the introduction of …

Read More

From the financial advice team - April 2017

Economics Finance Industry Investments Uncategorized

2017 is shaping up to be a better year than 2016, economically speaking, as we experience tailwinds from the US economy that grew at 1.6% in 2016 and is expected to grow at 2.3% this year…

Read More

From the financial advice team - January 2017

Economics Financial Planning Industry Investments

2016 showed that the voices of the many truly do drown out the voices of the few. Irrespective of one’s personal views on whether or not the decisions made at ballot boxes…

Read More

From the financial advice team - July 2016

Economics Finance Industry Investments

As we commence the 3rd quarter of 2016, we reflect on the first 6 months of the year where global market volatility and political uncertainty remain the norm.

Read More