Core-Active™ retirement planning by Jannie Leach, Head of Core Investments

There is an increasing awareness, scrutiny and regulation of costs in the investment industry. International trends show that low cost strategies are an effective tool to deal with this fee pressure and it is likely that such strategies will begin to play a bigger role in the South African unit trust industry.

Time to read: 3 min

Good investments vs good businesses by Linda Eedes , RECM

A quick glance at the biggest positions in the Nedgroup Investments Managed Fund may cause investors to question whether some of these businesses, operating in extremely difficult conditions and under severe pressure, fit the definition of “quality”, and whether, if they are cheap, they have good reason to remain so indefinitely.

Time to read: 6 min

Flexible Income Fund by Anil Jugmohan, CFA, Senior Investment Analyst

The Nedgroup Investments Flexible Income Fund is a low risk income fund that aims to outperform cash rates with low levels of risk.

Time to read: 4 min

Flights of fancy by Steven Romick , Fund Manager of the Nedgroup Investments Global Flexible Fund

Why we expect more surprises in the global economy as a result of recent policy decisions.

Time to read: 3 min

Letter to investors by Nic Andrew, Head of Nedgroup Investments

One of the greatest tragedies in the investment industry is the gap between the returns funds deliver compared to the returns the average investor actually receives. The variance is due to emotional thinking when buying and selling funds.

Time to read: 3 min