Archive for Feb 2018

Discretionary fund managers and your financial strategy

Like almost every industry, financial services is undergoing enormous change. Despite the turbulence, Carrick Wealth continues to place its clients’ needs at the core of its business philosophy and implementing best practice that ensures the highest levels of financial advice are maintained. A crucial element in negotiating the changes has entailed advising and offering a…

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Continued global and domestic uncertainty calls for safeguarding of investments

Ongoing volatility in the South African domestic political theatre, shifting dynamics in other countries of the region and sudden volatility that rattled stocks and investors globally since last Friday, have one consequence in common: continued uncertainty. Uncertainty brings heightened risk that should inspire investors and high net worth individuals everywhere to take appropriate action: reassess,…

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Shaking off Blue Monday

The latest stumble on the US exchanges may have shaken the global market, but the unpublished statistics point to a brighter long-term forecast. The Dow Jones fell more than 1500 points at one stage on Monday, 5 February, the worst intraday rout in US market history, while the S&P 500 followed a similar trajectory, declining…

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