n Personal Finance Newsletter - Invest offshore, but watch out for SARS : offshore investing
|Article Title||Invest offshore, but watch out for SARS : offshore investing|
|© Publisher:||Moneyweb (Pty) Ltd|
|Journal||Personal Finance Newsletter|
|Affiliations||1 RealFin Capital Partners|
|Publication Date||May 2016|
|Pages||8 - 9|
The allure of foreign markets gleams ever brighter in the turbulent market conditions facing the ordinary South African investor. Considering that since December 2015, the JSE All Share Index had lost 4.22% (at the time of writing) and dropped 10.19% at its worst point, and that the rand had lost 10.93% against the US dollar (although it has since staged a bit of a recovery), investors may look to diversify their investments internationally and invest in a more stable currency as an inflation hedge.
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