Posts by Tihan

PFL Newsletter April 2020

COVID-19 Q & A The market value of my investment has decreased significantly, is my money safe or will I lose it all? It is natural to feel this way after losing money. History shows that investment markets have always recovered, and we have no reason to believe otherwise. Unit trusts are generally medium-to long-term investments. The value of units may go down as well as up. Fluctuations or movements in exchange rates will also cause the value of underlying international investments to go up and down. The key is to stick to your investment plan. Should I switch or
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Market Update – October 2019

It was a decent month for all the funds with a global risk on trade supporting performance across most asset classes.   Global equity markets delivered decent returns during October, driven by continued accommodative monetary policy from central banks and concerns around trade issues easing slightly.  Stand out market points: All major global equity markets ended the month with strong returns, with emerging markets outperforming developed markets over the month.  The South African equity market delivered decent returns over the month, largely driven by strong performance from gold and platinum counters.  As expected, the US Federal Reserve announced a 0.25%
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