Economy Markets & Equities

Investment lessons from the Oroville Dam disaster

A very interesting story was unfolding in California, USA as I was writing this week’s article. Among the many interesting sights in the USA, you will find the Oroville Dam, which at a height of 235m, is officially the highest dam in the USA. In 2013, however, a crack in one of the dam’s main […]

Economy

The Rand – 12.5 Litres in a 10 Litre bucket

I always enjoy the story of how the Springkboks played a test match against Scotland at Murrayfield Stadium in 1951, and how they beat them with a record score of 44-0. No wonder the Scottish commentator, Bill McLaren, had to wait until after this outstanding performance by South Africa, to tell his listeners in his […]