Rate Hike Maelstrom

It was another torrid week for equities with global markets following up on the previous week’s 3.7% drop in local currency terms with a further 5.4% decline. Global equities are … Read More

Saving for a rainy day

What’s the right emergency fund amount for you? An emergency fund is money you put aside to cover a financial shock. This could be losing your job, or a large, … Read More

All Doom and Gloom

Equity markets sold off significantly last week with global equities down 3.7% in local currency terms. The US posted the largest decline with a fall of 5%, while China bucked … Read More

What’s your magic number?

Keeping up your current lifestyle and enjoying your golden years People planning for retirement should think hard about what they want to do when they eventually stop work. It is … Read More

Turbulent Times

Global equity markets fell last week a modest 0.4% in local currency terms. This followed a strong bounce the previous week and leaves them still up some 5% from their … Read More