BizNews Investment Portfolio: Alec Hogg bets big on Aveng
BizNews | Investment

BizNews Investment Portfolio: Alec Hogg bets big on Aveng

The BizNews Investment Portfolio has been a roaring success for over seven years. Since inception, the portfolio has managed to achieve a compound annual growth rate – the primary indicator of investment performance – of over 20% in both rand and dollar terms. This is an incredible achievement with some of the world’s very best…

Investment | markets

Investment markets recap: The week that was

There’s never a boring week in the financial markets. Especially at a time when lofty equity valuations are coupled with several broad macroeconomic issues that are troubling traders and investors alike. The primary concern in current global markets is inflation. Although Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell remains steadfast in his notion that this higher inflationary…

‘Optimism | Investment

‘Optimism is not an investment strategy’ – Magnus Heystek on SA economic catastrophe

Magnus Heystek, journalist who started his own investment advice company, Brenthurst Wealth Management, is no stranger to criticism for his grim outlook on the South African economy. One of the most high-profile investment advisors who have recommended offshore diversification, Heystek tells it like it is. This conversation between BizNews founder Alec Hogg and Heystek is…

‘Amazon | Investment

‘Amazon investment is of huge strategic importance to the Western Cape’ – WC Provincial Minister David Maynier

In April, multinational tech and retail giant Amazon announced that it would locate its South African headquarters in the new R4bn Cape Town development, named River Club. The creation of thousands of jobs was amongst the many benefits to flow from the development. However, the development – owned by the Liesbeek Leisure Property Trust (LLPT)…