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In Personal Finance on 25 April

How fund managers are positioning your investments to avoid possible future market corrections

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You may get a lower pension than you think
April 10 2015 at 18:21

The Alexander Forbes Pension Index, which shows projected pensions according to expected returns on retirement savings, paints a sobering picture.

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High salary increases may mean lower replacement ratio
April 10 2015 at 18:20

It might seem counter-intuitive, but high salary increases may result in a lower standard of living in retirement for members of defined-contribution (DC) funds.

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Plan for your retirement healthcare needs
April 10 2015 at 18:18

You need to plan for the significant healthcare costs you’ll incur in retirement, Anthea Towert , head of scheme consulting at Alexander Forbes, told delegates at the recent Ready Set Retire conference.

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Adviser ordered to repay pensioners
April 10 2015 at 18:17

A trustee of a failed bridging finance entity who advised two pensioners to invest more than R545 000 in the entity has been ordered to repay the couple.

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Fake ‘letting agents’ scam would-be tenants
April 10 2015 at 18:03

If you’re looking for a property to rent, beware of con artists posing as letting agents or landlords.

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Interneuron curatorship ends
April 10 2015 at 18:00

Curatorship of asset manager Interneuron closed, leaving in its wake what could be a trail of court actions as parties attempt to recover more than R60 million

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In Personal Finance on 11 April
April 9 2015 at 18:27

Scamsters conning would-be tenants out of deposits and rent

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‘Herd mentality’ exposes your equity funds to more risk
April 2 2015 at 18:50

Your investments should be managed by a mix of managers that follow different styles, to reduce risk and enable your portfolio to out-perform the market throughout its cycles.

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Fund’s change of benchmark will affect fees
April 2 2015 at 18:37

The Allan Gray Equity Fund’s change to using a peer-relative benchmark means that the manager may charge performance fees even if the fund has under-performed the Alsi

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Rewrite your life story
April 2 2015 at 18:36

You need to visualise how you will move from employment to retirement, adult development coach Cathy Yuill told delegates at the recent Personal Finance/Alexander Forbes Ready Set Retire conference.

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