Markets & Equities

The correlation between shares and interest rates

I have referred to the correlation, or lack thereof, between quite a few ratios and investments in my past writings. But much like Australian Cricket players and sandpaper, when we take a closer look at the relationship between our stock market and interest rate cycles, you will see that these two do in fact go […]

Economy

Finweek Money Matters: Where does SARB’s rate hike leave the SA economy?

The South African Reserve Bank announced its decision to hike interest rates by 25 basis points recently, and there may be more to come. Alex Smith, Economist at FNB and Schalk Louw, Portfolio Manager at PSG Wealth discuss what this means for the economy and if you should think differently about your investment strategy. finweek […]