30 Oct 2017 UNEMPLOYMENT: CREATING JOBS IS SA’S BIGGEST CHALLENGE
The Labour Force Survey, released in the beginning of August 2017, coupled with the recent population release highlighted once again that job creation (and education) remain pivotal challenges for South Africa, says Citadel Chief Economist and Advisory Partner, Maarten Ackerman.
27 Oct 2017 CHOOSING BETWEEN COST CUTTING AND INCREASING INCOME
“When it comes to making more money for yourself, you can either increase your income or decrease your expenses or do both...” Citadel Advisory Partner Paul Leonard tells you how, when and by how much.
26 Oct 2017 'A MISSED OPPORTUNITY' - ECONOMISTS
“On the back of lower economicgrowth, we will be facing a fiscal cliff if we cannot turn the growth trajectory around. Numbers presented in the Medium-Term Budget Policy Statement realistically reflected these developments.” Citadel Chief Economist and Advisory Partner, Maarten Ackerman, comments.
26 Oct 2017 RAND CRUMBLES TO OVER R14 TO THE US DOLLAR ON GIGABA’S BLEAK BUDGET
“…the ratings downgrade is now all but guaranteed…” Hear what Citadel Chief Investment Officer, George Herman, takes from the Medium-Term Budget.
26 Oct 2017 BEING AN OPTIMIST IN TRYING TIMES
“I am an optimist and believe that tomorrow will be better than today; that the future will be better than the present. This is a mind-set that has worked for me in many ways.” Learn Citadel Director and Regional Head John Kennedy’s secret in this uplifting discussion.
26 Oct 2017 ESTATE PLANNING: ASSET RICH IN CASH
Join Citadel Advisory Partner Paul Leonard as he focusses on retirement and offers sage advice.
26 Oct 2017 APPROACHING THE COST-CUTTING EXERCISE
Citadel Advisory Partner Paul Leonard offers expert advice on ways to cut costs if you are struggling to make ends meet.
25 Oct 2017 GIGABA’S MAIDEN MEDIUM-TERM BUDGET POLICY STATEMENT: ANALYSIS
The Minister of Finance Malusi Gigaba remains optimistic despite the fact that the South African Revenue Service again missed its tax collection target, this time by R50.8 billion. But how tightly bound were his hands by other considerations? Here is Citadel’s analysis of the Medium-Term Budget Policy Statement.
24 Oct 2017 MID-TERM BUDGET SPEECH ANALYSIS
Citadel Portfolio Manager Mike van der Westhuizen participates in a panel discussion unpacking Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba’s Medium-Term Budget Policy Statement.
23 Oct 2017 WHAT IS AN INVESTMENT'S INTERNAL RATE OF RETURN?
“You may have heard of a Return onInvestment, but have you ever heard of an investment measure called the Internal Rate of Return?” Citadel Advisory Partner Paul Leonard sheds some light on the matter.