Showing posts with tag "alexander forbes"

Economists predict big rate hike for South Africa this week – here’s what to expect

The South African Reserve Bank’s (SARB) Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) is set to increase the repo rate this week – with consensus among most analysts and economists that the hike will be larger t...

May 16, 2022
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finance

Prudential Financial to acquire strategic minority interest in Alexander Forbes

Investment management firm Prudential Financial, in partnership with LeapFrog Investments, intends to acquire a strategic minority interest in Alexander Forbes Group.

March 18, 2022
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trending

Business Talk – Dawie de Villiers shares his goals for Alexander Forbes in 2022

Alexander Forbes chief executive Dawie de Villiers talks about the group’s goals and aspirations for the year.

March 3, 2022
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finance

Alexander Forbes offers South Africans opportunity to save for retirement offshore

South African residents wanting to augment their retirement savings with an offshore pension plan can now use an efficient retirement solution with estate planning benefits from Alexander Forbes.

February 16, 2022
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industry news

The cost of living in South Africa is going up – what you should know

Overall, the cost of living in South Africa is going up and the South African Reserve Bank (SARB) will be required to respond by raising rates, say analysts at financial services firm Alexander For...

January 20, 2022
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finance

New retirement system to double savings in South Africa: analysts

The new two-pot retirement system proposed by the National Treasury is likely to have a significant impact on South African householding savings, say analysts at financial services firm Alexander F...

December 18, 2021
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banking

A view into the average pension member in South Africa

Working South Africans require meaningful connections to make better financial decisions, as they are projected to retire on only 40% of their final salary, according to financial services company,...

October 29, 2021
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banking

7 reasons why government should scrap its proposed ‘social security fund’

The Department of Social Development has released a green paper on comprehensive social security and retirement reform for 2021.

August 19, 2021
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finance

Long Covid in the workplace in South Africa – what you should know

Lingering after-effects of Covid-19 which persist for more than six weeks have been deemed “Long Covid” by the World Health Organisation – and those holding down jobs need to manage their symptoms ...

August 8, 2021
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business

South African companies report big increase in mental health issues

The Covid-19 pandemic has increased the number of mental health issues experienced by employees at many large South African corporates, according to Alexander Forbes Health Management Solutions.

August 5, 2021
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business