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Apocalypse (Not) Now – What to do now that Moody’s has downgraded RSA to junk status

Apocalypse (Not) Now – What to do now that Moody’s has downgraded RSA to junk status

It is true – the country has been down-graded by the last remaining ratings agency, Moody’s, that thought South Africa was worth investing in – somewhat. It would be really bad news, if we don’t take into consideration that the whole world is facing two crises. We are all battling the COVID-19 virus and markets are volatile everywhere.

Financial New Year’s Resolutions

financial-resolutionsAs the new business year begins in January and the old financial year comes to a close in February, March brings business owners keen to assess their performance over the past twelve months with the goal of becoming more competitive in the year to come. To achieve your business goals, a simple list of financial New Year’s resolutions may be in order. Continue reading “Financial New Year’s Resolutions”

Is Gold On The Way Up Again?

gold-priceRecently, the gold price broke through the $1600 level for the first time in decades. Increasing concerns about the debt crisis in Europe and a possible crisis in US debt have investors worried about the global economic recovery, while China’s growth figures have dropped for the first time in decades. Is gold a favourable investment in these uncertain times?

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