Chapter 1: Active Investing

How best can one reach their investment goals? “Hard Questions. Better Answers.” unpacks the key questions facing savers. We tackle the questions by focusing on the evidence!

Part 1 (of 7) of this documentary series looks at asset class returns through time and whether one should employ an active fund manager to deliver these returns?

Chapter 2: Passive Investing

What is passive investing? We examine the merits of low cost index funds and discover why even Warren Buffett endorses them.

Chapter 3: Factor Investing

Factor investing, also know as Smart Beta, combines characteristics of both active and passive investing. Factor investing has risen to prominence over recent years. What is factor investing? AND how should one approach it in South Africa.

Chapter 4: Understanding Risk

Risk comes in different shapes and forms, but the biggest risk is the risk that one doesn’t meet their financial goals. So how should one think about risk and manage for it?

Chapter 5: Staying the Course

Ultimately, it’s up to you! Join some of SA’s best known personal finance experts: Maya Fisher-French, Warren Ingram and Nerina Visser as we unpack why investor behaviour is so important to achieving one’s goals. Remember, time in the market is more important than timing the market.

Chapter 6: The Value of Advice

Despite all the personal finance information now freely available to investors, investors can still benefit from good financial advice and seeking the counsel of a financial advisor. However, the role of financial advice is changing!

Chapter 7: Creating Predictability

Meet CoreShares, an investment management business with an investment philosophy anchored around evidence-based investing. Understand how we use the framework to build outcomes that provide greater levels of predictability when meeting client goals.

Investing the Evidence

The full documentary.

How should one invest? How do you give yourself the very best chance of meeting your financial goals? Join financial journalist, Gugulethu Mfuphi, as she unpacks an evidence based investment approach. Hear from a number of global and local thought leaders on a range of topics:

  • Asset class returns through time
  • Benefits of index investing
  • Factor investing
  • Risk management
  • Personal finance
  • Contemporary financial advice