Showing posts with category "wealth"

How much money South Africa’s richest 1% controls

Multinational charity group Oxfam International has published its annual wealth inequality report, ahead of the World Economic Forum’s 2021 virtual Davos Agenda starting this week.

January 18, 2022
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Here’s what a R50 million home looks like in Joburg, Pretoria, and Cape Town

While South Africa’s economy continued to feel the full effects of the pandemic in 2021, the country’s residential property market moved from strength to strength, with soaring sales, levelling prices, booming rentals, a growth in foreign investment, a semigration surge, increased demand for micro-living, and a growing call for mixed-use developments.

January 14, 2022
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The richest people in South Africa at the start of 2022

Data from Forbes’ real-time ranking of billionaires shows that some of South Africa’s richest people continued to grow their wealth in 2021, led by Johann Rupert, whose luxury goods group Richemont surged on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange, particularly in the second half of the year.

January 13, 2022
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An alternative option to UK Immigration

Breytenbachs Immigration Consultants has pointed to an alternative means of immigrating to the United Kingdom for those either married to or in a relationship with a British passport holder.

January 7, 2022
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How much money you need to be in the richest 1% in South Africa – and how you compare to others

The World Inequality Lab has updated its wealth database for South Africa and other nations in 2022 – and provides a tool that lets users calculate their wealth relative to others.

January 5, 2022
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4 behavioural biases to avoid when investing: South Africa portfolio manager

When it comes to decisions about investing your hard-earned money, there’s probably nothing more challenging than trying to keep emotions out of the equation.

December 27, 2021
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What you need to know when taking your rands out of South Africa

The National Treasury has placed more emphasis on SARS compliance for South Africans who transfer funds out of South Africa and has removed certain exchange control measures, most notably the financial emigration process.

December 23, 2021
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Wealthy business owners are rethinking retirement after the pandemic’s fallout

Wealthy business owners worldwide are increasingly rethinking their plans for retirement in the fallout from the Covid-19 pandemic, a survey found.

December 14, 2021
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Top countries for talented employees – including South Africa

Switzerland has retained its top spot on the latest World Talent Ranking report, published annually by the IMD World Competitiveness Center.

December 10, 2021
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Clampdown on government workers with millionaire lifestyles in South Africa

The Public Service Commission (PSC) will introduce lifestyle audits for government workers from February 2022.

December 8, 2021
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R2 million in lottery prizes for people who get vaccinated in South Africa

Everyone vaccinated against Covid-19 before the end of the year will stand a chance of winning up to R100,000 in a lucky draw managed by the DG Murray Trust, working with the National Department of Health.

November 29, 2021
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24 jobs in South Africa that pay over R2 million a year

Specialist recruitment firm Michael Page has published its latest salary guide, showing what skilled professionals in South Africa can expect to earn in 2022.

November 26, 2021
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