Monthly Archives: August 2016

RETIREMENT BEHAVIOUR DURING TOUGH ECONOMIC CONDITIONS

August 29, 2016 | by Willie Lombard
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RETIREMENT BEHAVIOUR DURING TOUGH ECONOMIC CONDITIONS Glacier Financial Solutions (Pty) Ltd, As in previous years, the responses received from the pensioner groups ai??i?? both the affluent and core groups ai??i?? provided valuable insight, both for the industry as well as for those still saving for retirement. We highlight some of those responses below. Common characteristics

Using advisers makes Australians feel more retirement ready

August 22, 2016 | by Willie Lombard
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Using advisers makes Australians feel more retirement ready By Kirsten Hastings Added 22nd August 2016 Australians using financial planners or advisers are almost four times more likely to feel financially prepared for their retirement than those who donai??i??t. Using advisers makes Australians feel more retirement ready More News Of those using a financial planner, 35%

Rand rally resumes in early trade

August 16, 2016 | by Willie Lombard
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Currencies / 16 Aug ’16, 09:11am Reuters Johannesburg – South Africa’s rand resumed its recent rally on Tuesday on continued investor appetite for high-yielding assets, while inflation data from the US and the UK will be in focus later. At 06h20 GMT, the rand was trading at 13.27 per dollar, 0.2 percent firmer from its