Should You Increase Your Foreign Allocation?

At the budget speech on the 23rd of February 2022, the Minister of Finance announced a further relaxation in exchange controls for South African investors, with details which followed in Exchange Control Circular No. 10/2022. Here’s what we know.

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Now You See It, Now You Don’t!

If you lost 50% of your money, what return would you subsequently need to get back to your original investment? Your gut instinct would probably be to say 50%, since that is how much you lost. However, with a little consideration you would get to the correct answer of 100%.

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Gains and Losses – Grossly Misunderstood

If you lost 50% of your money, what return would you subsequently need to get back to your original investment? Your gut instinct would probably be to say 50%, since that is how much you lost. However, with a little consideration you would get to the correct answer of 100%.

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