Structured products have come a long way. From a specialised, exotic investment tool, they are now mainstream, and financial advisers are now more comfortable about investing in them on behalf of clients. As the acceptance of structured products has grown, so has the need to keep clients informed about their role in an investment portfolio...
Investec Limited will retain its listing on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE), the Namibia Stock Exchange (NSX) and the Botswana Stock Exchange (BSE) and its issued share capital will be unaffected by its secondary listing on A2X. Investec plc will retain its listing on the London Stock Exchange (LSE) and the JSE and its issue capital will also remain unaffected.
In times of low interest rates, it’s important to understand what risks investors are taking on by seeking additional yield. Despite the low-rate environment, placing cash with a reputable institution can help investors achieve their goals, says Mabule Setoaba, Head of Sales and Distribution, Investec for Intermediaries.
Launched in 2020, the inaugural Financial Planning Summit was an outstanding success, with nearly 1000 delegates enjoying the market-leading content. The virtual conference will be brought to delegates in 2021 by The Collaborative Exchange and in conjunction with Investec and Adviceworx as the lead associate sponsors
Investec has picked up the Best Derivatives Clearing Provider Award at Thursday’s Africa Global Funds (AGF) Service Providers Awards. The bank was also successful in five other categories, including Best Prime Services, Brokerage Services, Prime Broker – Capital Introduction and Technology Awards.
Extremely low or negative yields in global markets, along with developed market equities at close to record highs, make it challenging for investors to generate meaningful returns or even protect their capital. We live in unusual times in the markets. Having nursed itself back to health after the global financial crisis 10 years...
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