With our teams’ combined decades of experience and skills, we’ve managed to build up a considerable wealth of knowledge about the world of investing.
Read about some of the insights we’ve gained and how we put our expertise to meaningful use.
23 Feb 2021
Finding value and yield with the top stock picks of 2021
4 Feb 2021
Finding the silver lining in 2021
3 Dec 2020
The key investment lessons to take into the new year
3 Nov 2020
Understanding the impact of the 2020 SA Medium Term Budget
The SA Medium Term Budget Policy (MTBPS) is of particular importance this year off the back of spiraling debt and a lockdown that’s had a catastrophic impact on the growth of our economy. Together with a bloated wage bill, record-high unemployment and lower tax collections, how will Finance Minister Tito Mboweni keep South Africa from falling off the fiscal cliff?
20 Oct 2020
ESG makes an impact on the world and the bottom line
The evolution of impact investing will see ESG considerations align with growth and improved investment returns.
10 Oct 2020
WEBINAR: It’s time to change what we value
The pandemic has forced all of us to reconsider what we value. Our priorities have been rearranged from a world of excess to where livelihood is as valuable as a quick win. ESG and Impact Investing enable investors to get more than just financial returns. But just how much is known about these two principles, how they are applied and more importantly, how they can help investors drive value.
15 Sep 2020
Redefining value and investing in our futures – in more ways than one
It is time to change what we value, to question investment practices and re-evaluate the concept of meaningful contribution. Amplify is in the business of helping its clients grow their money so that they can achieve their goals, and, equally, in the business of making a meaningful social and environmental impact and helping to preserve our environment for future generations.
6 Aug 2020
WEBINAR: Understanding the Glacier Invest Living Annuity Income Solutions
Glacier Invest recently launched its Living Annuity Income Solutions, an industry first which encompasses a unique approach to portfolio construction. We’ve put together a series of four videos where the Glacier Invest portfolio managers engage with the asset managers of the funds in the Income Solutions to better understand how they manage their funds.
6 Aug 2020
WEBINAR: Beat the market when the market has beaten you
Optimism feels justified as more economies start to move through the worst of the COVID-19 recession and reopen. Now the debates clearly shifts from the depth of the contraction to the shape of the recovery. We are thrown headfirst into the alphabet soup of scenarios – V, U, L and W. The one constant across the various scenarios is uncertainty. How do you construct an investment portfolio that is protected from another dip but does not sacrifice unrealised market recoveries? More importantly, how do you still achieve your clients’ long-term savings goals without further capital loss?