While reflecting on the developments since the ANC conference in December, Lenin’s quote springs to mind, “there are decades where nothing happens,and there are weeks where decades happen”.
The Southern Charter Fund Managers Quarterly Report is a retrospective of what has happened in the last quarter as well as a view to the future.
Over the last 3 days we have seen the Steinhoff share price plummet by more than 80%. The CEO Markus Jooste has resigned amid an investigation into potential accounting irregularities.
Team Southern Charter UCT Maverick has competed at the top of the Lipton fleet for 30 years. The picture to the left depicts the team as they extend their body weight to provide righting moment against a strong, winter North-Easterly wind in Table Bay, Cape Town.
People buy property for two main reasons. For a select few, property is a short-term investment. They purchase property with the intention of reselling it in the near future for a profit. For most people however, property is a long-term investment.
The Southern Charter Fund Managers Quarterly Report is a retrospective of what has happened in the last quarter as well as a view to the future. It is broken into several sections, namely;
There is a general misconception that the primary focus of fund managers should be on chasing returns, but in fact the key to long term capital growth and preservation lies in managing risks through diversification.
Maybe you've heard your friends worrying about it or you've seen it in the news. Regardless of how you’ve experienced it, a recession will ultimately affect us all in one way or another.