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Motoring 2019 VW Golf GTI R: World's ultimate hot-hatch?
Road Ahead editor Greg Simpson finds out if the 2019 VW Golf GTI R is it the world's ultimate hot-hatch with 228kw plus AWD?
12 Aug 2019
A year of learning Janet Hugo reflects on her term as Financial Planner of the Year 2018
I entered the Financial Planner of the Year competition for the first time in 2017, and to my surprise, I didn’t win! This was a humble reminder of how competitive the
02 Aug 2019
Invested for the long run What outcome-based investing means for investors
It has been said that outcome-based investing (OBI) is analogous to one-day international (ODI) cricket, with returns and risks comparable to chasing runs and losing
29 Jul 2019
Foreword A new direction for the FPI
Greetings! For those of you who don’t know me, I’ve just taken over as the new full-time CEO of the FPI. (Ed: Read our profile of Lelané on page 18 to get to
29 Jul 2019
Editor's Note Perspectives on transformation
Change and transformation are the order of the day at present, nowhere more than in the financial services industry. To begin with, the FPI has begun a new chapter in its
29 Jul 2019
Financial Planner of the Year award The FPI announces the shortlist for the Financial Planner of the Year award
Hardi Swart, Craig Turton and Johan Swart would all be worthy recipients of the accolade – but only one can prevail when the winner is announced on 17 July. The Financial
08 Jul 2019
Blue Chip, a leading niche title in the extensive Cape Media stable of publications, has for over 10 years been the publication of choice for businesses wishing to market their
25 Jun 2019
A coaching way of being To survive disruption, help clients understand themselves
There is much talk of the tsunami of regulation and robo-advice that is about to hit the industry. This raises the key question of what the role of the financial planner will be
27 May 2019
Planning to succeed Succession is a function of automation and education
Financial regulations are increasing in scope and complexity at a rapid rate in South Africa. The effect of this is to exclude greater numbers of South Africans from the advice
27 May 2019
Foreword The way forward for the FPI
As you know, 2018 was a tough year for the FPI. I’m pleased to tell you that we’ve formulated a new strategy and enhanced our governance processes. The FPI Board has
15 Apr 2019 - S. P.
Editor's Note Disruption begins at home
For several years now, disruption and innovation have been the buzzwords du jour at every industry event across the economic spectrum. From agriculture to aviation, from frisbee
15 Apr 2019 - G. P.
In the lion's den How a concentrated market like the JSE can trap fund managers
Are all equity markets created equal? Does an investment process which works in one market naturally extend itself to another? In this article we explore the limitations which
15 Apr 2019 - P. F. / C. I. O.

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