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New Stocks Land on Easy

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New U.S additions to the EasyEquities platform Our Easy investor community have spoken, and we listened, debated and added some of your ...
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Aussie Aussie Aussie, Oi Oi Oi!

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EasyEquities Australia Aussie Oi, Aussie Oi! as we are beyond excited to launch EasyEquities Australia and take over the investment ...
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What's moving DCX10?

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Mobile payment service adoption Crypto got a bounce when it was announced that PayPal and Venmo were to roll out crypto purchases through ...
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The Young Warren Buffett of Bothaville

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Henno Nel Portfolio insights Who needs the “Oracle of Omaha” or those investors from the “Sherwood Forest” when we have our very own ...
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The Harvard guy is making headlines again (FB)

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Facebook Inc (FB) The social network's dirty laundry is being aired once again as Mark Zuckerberg tries to save face with an about-turn on ...
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BIG BOY Bank (JPM)

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JP Morgan Chase & Co (JPM) The "El Patron" of investment banking and financial services in the U.S., JP Morgan Chase & Co could gain ...
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After halving, why be bullish on DCX10?

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Last year we released an update 5 reasons to consider adding the DCX10 to your portfolio and it's playing out beautifully.
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“Junk Status 2.0”

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South African debt market With the COVID-19 pandemic attracting all the headlines and focus from market participants and Central Banks ...
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Going Pro might not be that expensive?

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GoPro Inc (GPRO) This niche market might have gone from “Riches to Rags” over the last couple of years but is worth the look as it might ...
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Taking the fight to COVID-19

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Coronavirus stocks The coronavirus pandemic has spread far and wide and has genuinely changed the way we view the world and for investors, ...
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Big Pharma to the rescue (GILD)

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Gilead Sciences Inc (GILD) Gilead has become as controversial as the lockdown rules, but there is no stopping this American bio ...
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Intellidex Reviews May 2020: ETF Picks

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The easing of lockdown restrictions globally plus economic stimulus packages provides some rationality to the exuberance observed in ...
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Intellidex Reviews May 2020: in the News

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The unwinding of both global and local lockdowns is under way, bringing optimism to markets, as shown by various leading indicators – ...
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Meds for COVID-19

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Healthcare Sector The global healthcare system has been pushed to the brink of exhaustion while the COVID-19 pandemic rages on as the world ...
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Small Caps, the little engines that can!

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Small Caps The little engines that can are usually overlooked when compared to their bigger counterparts, but some of these companies hold ...
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The new “retail” normal is on fire!

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E-commerce stocks Through great hardships comes excellent opportunity, especially so for companies who geared and upgraded their businesses ...
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The E-commerce’s Boom? (EBAY)

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eBay Inc (EBAY) Not even the dotcom bubble could damper the success story of eBay, but it begs the question, will it remain inflated during ...
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What's making ETH move?

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Ethereum is the second-largest crypto asset in the DCX10 index, making up just over 10%.
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New Stocks on the Block (NSOTB)

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New stock additions to the Easy platform “You got it, the right stuff!” is a combination of different factors which cater to various facets ...
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This is no “Micky Mouse” company (DIS)

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The Walt Disney Company (DIS) What can be said about the Walt Disney company that has not been said before? One thing for sure is that this ...
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Vaccine incoming! (JNJ)

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Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) I have been “stuck on Johnson & Johnson like Band-Aid’s stuck on me” after reports surfaced that the pharma giant ...
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Intellidex Reviews April 2020: ETF Picks

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Local equities were primarily driven by resources (+22.6%) plus decent gains from financials (+8.6%) and industrials (5.2%). Logically, ...
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Bitcoin halving: what it means

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One of the most exciting events in the crypto space is less than two weeks away. The event is at the very core of what makes Bitcoin ...
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Bargains in the Retail bin

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Retail sector The South African retail sector has been in the bargain bin for some time now and might offer a once in a lifetime investment ...
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Intellidex Reviews April 2020: in the news

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Equities globally, resurrected from the March abyss to rebound strongly in April, buoyed by unprecedented monetary and fiscal firepower ...
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Airlines might be a flight of fancy, for now!

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Airliners To say that Airliners have been affected by the COVID-19 pandemic would be an understatement which spared no one locally or ...
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“The force is strong with this one”

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The Walt Disney Company (DIS) No need to “Use the force, Luke” or feel like you have been frozen in carbonite during lock down without a ...
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Moody about Banking

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South African Banking System No mood swings accepted here! But the Banking System might experience levels of discomfort last seen during ...
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Setting sail on a Royal Caribbean Cruise

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Royal Caribbean Cruises Limited (RCL) In scouring the vast ocean of stocks, searching for endless opportunities to capitalize on when the ...
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When opportunity knocks on oil

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The Oil Market and Sasol Limited (SOL) The Oil market has seen it’s fair share of ups and downs, but mostly downs the last couple of weeks ...
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The people’s bank 2.0 (CPI)

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Capitec Bank Holdings Limited (CPI) The “people’s bank” has come a long way in defying the odds by innovating and changing the way we look ...
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SASOiL

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The Oil Market and Sasol Limited (SOL) The world seems to be at a turning point with the effects of COVID-19 filtering through to the ...
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Crypto in the time of Corona

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The last few weeks have been a wild ride for investors to say the least. After months of traditional offshore markets hitting all-time ...
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When Goliaths meet

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Video Gaming Industry What’s your poison? Shooters or Strategy? Racing or Footy? When two of the biggest gaming brands go head to head, who ...
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Intellidex 2020 reviews: 1nvest Top 40 ETF

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Catch this insight by Intellidex on the South African equity market. This note is on the 1nvest Top 40 ETF. There are a few ETFs covering ...
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MTCH made in heaven

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Match Group Inc (MTCH) Finding your MTCH on an exotic Royal Caribbean Cruises RCL destination sounds like every romantic's dream? Well, ...
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Intellidex 2020 reviews: 1nvest Swix 40

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Catch this insight by Intellidex on the South African equity market. This note is on the 1nvest Swix 40 Index ETF. The 1nvest Swix 40 Index ...
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Cards for Africa (MA)

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Mastercard Inc. (MA)
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Intellidex 2020 reviews: Satrix Swix 40

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Catch this insight by Intellidex on the South African equity market. This note is on the Satrix Swix 40 Index ETF. The Satrix Swix 40 Index ...
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Intellidex 2020 reviews: Ashburton Top 40 ETF

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Catch this insight by Intellidex on the South African equity market. This note is on the Ashburton Top 40 ETF. There are a few ETFs ...
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Moody's Blues

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“Junk Status” They say history repeats itself and patterns are fractal? Twenty-five years ago, South Africa received Moody’s Investment ...
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Intellidex 2020 reviews: Sygnia Top 40 ETF

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Catch this insight by Intellidex on the South African equity market. This note is on the Sygnia Top 40 ETF. There are a few ETFs covering ...
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Intellidex 2020 reviews: Sygnia Swix 40

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Catch this insight by Intellidex on the South African equity market. This note is on the Sygnia Swix 40 Index ETF. This fund tracks the ...
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Intellidex 2020 reviews: Satrix Top 40 ETF

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Catch this insight by Intellidex on the South African equity market. This note is on the Satrix Top 40 ETF, one of the oldest and most ...
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Flatten the curve

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Air Products & Chemicals Inc (APD) It’s off to the races as investors and investment managers alike try to find some protection against the ...
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A managed portfolio to outperform crisis

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We recently released a note outlining how the folks at Emperor think about investing for the long term, and that includes making investment ...
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Perspective is everything!

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Financial Market Cycles If I had a penny for every time, I heard the phrases "this is the end of the market", "a total collapse of the ...
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Investing in this time of Covid19

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We are all facing a truly unprecedented situation. The COVID-19 pandemic is affecting all of our families, businesses and way of life. We ...
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(SOL) Waiting for a lifeline

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Sasol Limited (SOL) The opening line, “I believe in miracles” from Hot Chocolate’s 1975 hit “you sexy thing” might be more relevant to ...
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Social Dissonance 2.0 (WMT)

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Wal-Mart Stores Inc (WMT) The people of Walmart come in all shapes and sizes, but nothing has delivered as much excitement as the recent ...
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Bundles of Joy

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Managed Bundles on the EasyEquities platform Bundles of joy come in all shapes and sizes, and the level of excitement around the ...
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Intellidex Reviews March 2020: ETF Picks

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Every month the investment gurus at Intellidex scan through the markets to deliver their selection of locally-listed Exchange Traded Funds. ...
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Open a can of “Happiness”

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The Coca-Cola Company (KO) "Open Happiness" the 2009 Coke slogan rings true with the confirmed cases in the coronavirus in excess of ...
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Intellidex Reviews March 2020: in the news

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Each month, the investment gurus at Intellidex give us insights on the markets as well as the Exchange Traded Funds they like in a bid to ...
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Intellidex 2019 reviews: Cloud Atlas AMI Big50 ex-SA ETF

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Catch this insight by Intellidex on the Cloud Atlas AMI Big50 ex-SA ETF. The AMI Big50 ex-SA ETF tracks the AMI Big50 ex-SA Index, which is ...
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Feels like the Daytona 500

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The local and international markets are moving faster than a stock car at the Indianapolis 500, and it looks like we are not making a pit ...
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Time to travel (EXPE)?

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Expedia Group Inc (EXPE) While the pending pandemic placed a hold on your travel plans and the idea of sipping a couple of Corona’s under a ...
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SA Budget takes a backseat, US reporting season, and more

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The biggest news last week was NOT the SA Budget 2020… Although that was quite a surprise. Stocks tumbled for a 7th consecutive day on ...
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The Budget Blows Up!

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The 2020 Budget Speech Result "Winning takes patience, prudence and perseverance. As Saint Paul tells us we must run in such a way that we ...
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How to Vaccinate your portfolio

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It's only the second month of 2020, and the world has already averted a nuclear world war, and now we are at odds with a world epidemic ...
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Monday Market recap: Coronavirus, CPI inflation, and more

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Coronavirus still has a hold over markets as daily coal consumption in China is now down by 50% from normal levels and daily passenger ...
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ETFs, friend or foe?

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Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) Friend or foe? You decide, but there is no ignoring the fact that Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) have become the ...
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The benefits of Alts in DCX10

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The new year has brought back the crypto bullmarket. There are a myriad of reasons for that, and you can read more about it here. Below are ...
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Drop(box) it like it hot

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Dropbox Inc. (DBX) Hosting has taken on a whole new meaning since this cloud-based storage company arrived on the scene, and the famous ...
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Intellidex Reviews February 2020: Local ETFs

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Energy and mining dominate this note by Intellidex, albeit on different ends of the sentiment spectrum. From politics, the Rand, and the ...
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Intellidex Reviews February 2020: International ETFs

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Everybody is talking about it, so it only makes sense that coronavirus would have a dramatic effect on international markets. Despite the ...
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Intellidex Reviews February 2020: Other ETFs

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In this note, our Exchange Traded Notes provider highlights the international and local events that have driven the performance of ...
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(SHOP) till you drop!

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Shopify Inc (Shop) Shopify, not to be confused with Spotify has undoubtedly changed the way we view e-commerce with its online retailer’s ...
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Decrypting Crypto Jargon

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Like any industry that comes with jargon, the crypto industry is no different. A passionate community thrust mainstream from Twitter, ...
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Final clearance sale (Steinhoff)

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Steinhoff International Holdings NV (SNH) Emotions of pain and regret still run deep for investors who lost more than they bargained for ...
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Monday Market recap: Amazon, Mining SA, and more

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Despite the Coronavirus death toll and infection increasing; and this despite oil demand from China dropping by approximately 3 million ...
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The Billion Rand Man! (ARC)

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Mining legend and businessman extraordinaire, Patrice Motsepe, made headlines recently. Thrown in with a side of Trump fries, his ...
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"Intel" required (INTC)

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Intel Corporation (INTC) Every bit of "intel" is required to make profitable investment decisions nowadays, but for some, Silicon Valley ...
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Is the time right for some “Retail therapy”?

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With the economy trotting along to avoid the dust bin, our retailers saw their worst year in over two decades gauging from the general ...
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Member of the $100B club (TSLA)

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Tesla Inc. (TSLA) Cyber trucking through the Hollywood hills, counting your Benjamin’s while reflecting on all the naysayers as your ...
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Here's my Amex

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American Express Company (AXP) For some the blues is like American Express, they never leave home without it! But there is nothing to feel ...
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Being first had its perks, a Netflix story

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Netflix Inc. (NFLX) Options, options, options! With so many options in the streaming entertainment space nowadays, one might wonder if the ...
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How did EasyEquities Research stack up in the U.S.A

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EasyEquities Research U.S stock review You pick a stock, I pick a stock, we all pick stocks! Everywhere you look, analysts, traders, the ...
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Crypto in 2020 - fuel for the rocketship

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It's a new year and a new decade. The crypto industry is constantly in a state of change and therefore the only certainty is that tomorrow ...
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Retail therapy with Woolworths (WHL)

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Woolworths Holdings Limited (WHL) Retail therapy can come in all shapes and sizes, like a CEO resigning while you are drinking your ...
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The Beef's guide to Safeguard your portfolio

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With missiles flying back and forth, 2020 has kicked off with a “Bang” while some say World War 3 is upon us? Fact or Fiction the markets ...
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Intellidex 2019 reviews: Ashburton Top 40 ETF

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Catch this insight by Intellidex on the South African equity market. This note is on the Ashburton Top 40 ETF, there are a few ETFs ...
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Intellidex 2019 reviews: 1nvest Top 40 ETF

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Catch this insight by Intellidex on the South African equity market. This note is on the 1nvest Top 40 ETF, formerly the Stanlib Top 40 ...
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Intellidex 2019 reviews: NewFunds MAPPS Growth

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Catch this insight by Intellidex on the NewFunds MAPPS Growth ETF. The NewFunds MAPPS Growth ETF mimics the total return performance of ...
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Intellidex 2019 reviews: Satrix Emerging Markets ETF

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Catch this insight by Intellidex on the Satrix MSCI Emerging Markets ETF.The Satrix MSCI Emerging Markets ETF is one of a kind on the JSE, ...
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Intellidex 2019 reviews: Satrix Top 40 ETF

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Catch this insight by Intellidex on the South African equity market. This note is on the Satrix Top 40 ETF, one of the oldest and most ...
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Intellidex 2019 reviews: NewFunds Low Volatility ETF

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Catch this insight by Intellidex on the NewFunds Low Volatility ETF  The NewFunds Low Volatility ETF was designed specifically to cushion ...
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Intellidex 2019 reviews: NewFunds GOVI ETF

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Catch this insight by Intellidex on the NewFunds GOVI ETF  The NewFunds GOVI ETF aims to capture the returns of all sovereign bonds issued ...
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Intellidex 2019 reviews: Satrix Capped INDI ETF

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Catch this insight by Intellidex on the Satrix Capped INDI ETF.The Satrix Capped INDI ETF exposes the investor to industrial stocks, one of ...
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Intellidex 2019 reviews: NewFunds Equity Momentum ETF

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Catch this insight by Intellidex on the NewFunds Equity Momentum ETF.  The NewFunds Equity Momentum ETF aims to pick stocks that have ...
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Intellidex 2019 reviews: NewFunds MAPPS Protect ETF

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Catch this insight by Intellidex on the NewFunds MAPPS Protect ETF. The NewFunds MAPPS Protect ETF mimics the total return performance of ...
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Intellidex 2019 reviews: Satrix FINI ETF

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Catch this insight by Intellidex on the Satrix FINI ETF.The Satrix FINI ETF equity is an aggressive fund suitable for investors seeking ...
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Intellidex 2019 reviews: Krugerrands Custodial Certificates

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Catch this insight by Intellidex on the Krugerrands Custodial Certificates. It is one of only three listed gold ETFs, but Krugerrand CC’s ...
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Intellidex 2019 reviews: Sygnia ITRIX Top 40 ETF

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Catch this insight by Intellidex on the South African equity market. This note is on the Sygnia Itrix Top 40 ETF. There are a few ETFs ...
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Intellidex 2019 reviews: Satrix Property ETF

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Catch this insight by Intellidex on the The Satrix Property ETF is in Intellidex's view it is the best option for investors seeking ...
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Intellidex 2019 reviews: Sygnia Itrix Eurostoxx 50 ETF

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Catch this insight by Intellidex on the Sygnia Itrix Eurostoxx 50 ETF.The Sygnia/Itrix Eurostoxx 50 ETF is the only ETF on the JSE which ...
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Intellidex 2019 reviews: Sygnia Itrix S&P 500 Index Feeder ETF

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Catch this insight by Intellidex on one of the most sought after markets in the world the S&P 500, tracking the largest 500 companies in ...
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Intellidex 2019 reviews: Satrix ILBI ETF

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Catch this insight by Intellidex on the Satrix Inflation-Linked Bond (ILBI) ETF.Inflation-linked bonds are valuable for investors seeking ...
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Intellidex 2019 reviews:CoreShares S&P 500 ETF

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Catch this insight by Intellidex on the CoreShares S&P 500 ETF. The CoreShares S&P 500 ETF is one five ETFs on the JSE that provide access ...
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Intellidex 2019 reviews: The Stanlib S&P 500 Index Feeder (now 1nvest S&P 500 index Feeder)

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Catch this insight by Intellidex on the Stanlib S&P 500 Index Feeder. The Stanlib S&P 500 feeder ETF tracks the S&P 500 index, which ...
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