Category Archive: 3.) Investec

Inside Out of the Ordinary | Fani Titi (trailer)

A better future is always possible. Fani Titi shares his story of progress from humble beginnings to Investec CEO. Watch the full video at https://invest.ec/2Q89kSO

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Women behind the mask in hospitality and travel

The Covid-19 pandemic has had a major impact on women in hospitality and travel. But it’s also provided an opportunity to have critical conversations and to rethink the future of the industry. In this first edition of the Women Behind the Mask webcast series, we speak to some of the women leaders who are facing the challenges of our times and helping to shape the hospitality and travel industry of the future. We hear about their personal and...

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On the frontline with Richard Cardo

What do an epidemiologist, a blogger in lockdown in Italy and an investment professional have in common? They’ve all got very different experiences of the virus that has brought the global economy to its knees. https://invest.ec/3iccaCh

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Fireside chat with Howard Marks

This video was filmed on 17 April 2020. Oaktree Capital Management, L.P.'s Howard Marks has seen four major debt crises, several recessions and many other market shocks, so he’s probably one of the best people to make sense of the current Covid-19 crisis. He chats to Investec Wealth & Investment's Max Richardson about what previous cycles can teach us. https://invest.ec/3ieaxnV

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The role of the monetary policy with Governor Lesetja Kganyago

Like other central banks, the SA Reserve Bank has a key role to play, in providing liquidity to the markets during the Covid-19 shutdown. Reserve Bank Governor Lesetja Kganyago explains the role – and limits – of monetary policy in troubled times. https://invest.ec/2C3srdy

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Book recommendations by Howard Marks

It’s no surprise to learn that one of the world’s top investors and authors on books about investment Oak Tree Capital Management LP's Howard Marks is also a voracious reader. Find out what his favorite books are. https://invest.ec/3kaWQYx

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Beyond the pandemic with Philip Hammond

When governments decide to switch the global economy back on, what will a post-Covid-19 world look like? Philip Hammond shares his views on Investec Wealth & Investment's weekly webinar. https://invest.ec/2DdpRSZ

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W&I Webcast Series Highlights

What do the experts in investment, medicine and psychology think of the world that’s been shaped by Covid-19? Watch Investec Wealth & Investment’s series “Markets and investing in a time of Covid” and find out what the pandemic means for our futures. https://invest.ec/31jqcvb

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Inside OOTO – Possibility Trailer

Investec CEO Fani Titi shares his life's journey from a dusty school in the Free State to head of a global investment bank. Here is a powerful story about Possibility. https://invest.ec/3158KdJ

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Swiss retail sales up 30 percent in May after COVID-19 measures eased

Recently published figures show a overall jump of 30.2% in retail sales in May 2020 compared to April 2020. May’s rise of 30.2% follows falls of 6.5% in March and 13.7% in April.

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Swiss salaries rise faster than inflation for the first time in 2 years

In 2019, Swiss salaries were on average of 0.9% higher than the year before. A nominal rise of +0.9% combined with low inflation of 0.4% delivered a real boost of 0.5% to someone earning an average salary in Switzerland.

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Swiss government forecasts 2021 deficit but no tax hikes

The coronavirus is set to knock a CHF 1 billion hole in Switzerland’s federal budget for 2021, according to a press release. Without the virus the budget was CHF 2.2 billion in the black. Post virus the budget is now CHF 1 billion in the red. The virus is expected to add CHF 2.0 billion to next years spending. The extra money is earmarked for SARS-CoV-2 tests, business loan guarantees and support to the sports sector.

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Rugby Rebooted

Join former Springbok Victor Matfield and sportscaster Cindy Poluta in an exclusive conversation with the captains of the five New Zealand teams battling it out in the world’s first post-Covid-19 rugby tournament, the inaugural “Investec Super Rugby Aotearoa”, under way right now in New Zealand. Only here on Investec Rugby. #BestOfTheBestRugby #InvestecRugby #InvestecSuperRugby #Aotearoa #CindyPoluta #VictorMatfield #bluesrugbyteam...

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Investec Derby Day 2020

In challenging times, discover how the Investec Derby was made possible in 2020.

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Investec Derby 2020 (Trailer)

Discover how an extraordinary Investec Derby was possible in 2020.

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Rugby Rebooted

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Swiss National Bank forecasts deflation until 2022

On 18 June 2020, the Swiss National Bank (SNB) said it would maintain its negative rate of interest (-0.75%) and remains willing to intervene more strongly in the foreign exchange market.

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Coronavirus: new cases stable with small rise in deaths in Switzerland

In the seven days to 12 June 2020, the number of new SARS-CoV-2 infections recorded in Switzerland was 127. A similar number of new cases was recorded in the week before (108) and the week before that (121), according to Worldinfometer.com.

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Record amount raised for rhino conservation at St Mary’s Investec Hockey festival

In six years St Mary's Waverley and Investec Rhino Lifeline have raised over R800 000 towards rhino conservation, with 2019 being the biggest fundraising effort, yet! This was originally published in March 2019. https://invest.ec/2UuKhw5

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Record amount raised for rhino conservation at St Mary’s Investec Hockey festival

In six years St Mary's Waverley and Investec Rhino Lifeline have raised over R800 000 towards rhino conservation, with 2019 being the biggest fundraising effort, yet! This was originally published in March 2019. https://invest.ec/2UuKhw5

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