Interpreting how the market will react to any move is hard enough, but its behaviour in the wake of the recent downgrades can seem counter-intuitive. One needs to understand the complexities in order to make wise investment decisions in uncertain times. By Roland Olivier, analyst at Cinnabar Asset Management One might expect that the downgrade of a country’s sovereign debt would result in the devaluation of its curre
Why Succession Planning? Are you covered in case of death, disability or retirement? Explore all the options to ensure that when the time comes, you, your family and your clients are taken care of. Speakers will discuss Succession Planning options from a practical, compliance, commercial and implementation point of view. Why Asset Consulting? Prepare for RDR and TCF Mitigate Investment Risk For You and Your Clients I
CNBC Africa’s Lindsay Williams speaks to Greg Flash from GCI Asset Management on the performance of our MET Balanced Fund, taking a closer look at the fund’s top holdings, asset allocation and the benefits of boutique asset managers over larger firms. To see the interview, please click on the link below: CNBC Africa – Greg Flash Interview
GCI has announced the appointment of Greg Flash as chief investment officer of its Asset Management division. “The appointment of a chief investment officer for GCI Asset Management is a milestone appointment because it demonstrates our long-term ambition in this space, as well as reducing risk for clients by strengthening the top management team,” says Alex Funk, Head of Asset Consulting. “Greg has a very high reput
Planning for a financially secure retirement is hard enough, but life often bowls a curve ball. The company retirement fund and group life policy is the best way a company can help.
By Jeremy Hawson, GCI Employee Benefits Divisional Manager
Participation in a group life scheme and retirement fund remains one of the most valuable employee benefits a company can offer, but they’re often... more»
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