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CW News May 2019

Greetings all, unbelievably we are a third of the way through 2019 and the cold fronts have started to roll into the Fairest Cape. The general election held on the 8th of May seemed to be very peaceful and notable for a lower voter turn out and the increased support of the populist party, eg-EFF […]

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Steinhoff Feedback

Steinhoff feedback, Richard Alford 08/12/2017 Never a dull moment in South Africa.  We are a week away from the ANC elective conference and all the news flow has been diverted to the melt down in Christo Wiese’s empire. As I write this email the Steinhoff share price is R8.10, 90% less than it was a month ago. I […]

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Discovery enhancements for 2018

Chalford Wealth have highlighted just a few of the new exciting enhancements and benefits Discovery are offering for 2018. Discovery’s outlook has moved towards young families and how they can better improve support and care towards this target market.

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Medical Aid schemes compared for 2016

With Discovery Health announcing an average increase in premiums of 10.2% in 2017, it is bound to force many South Africans to look more closely at their medical aid cover. Discovery Health claims a 54% share of South Africa’s medical aid market, with close on three million customers. On Wednesday, the company announced that it […]

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Investors have never had it so good…

Thankfully we have a much more transparent and better-regulated industry than a generation before. Much of it is due to the immense power of the internet which has, for want of a better description, democratised the knowledge and workings of investment products.

SA investors today have total transparency on fees, costs and rebates. All to the better.

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