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How to invest offshore via the JSE

Thanks in part to the rise of passive investment products, South Africans do not need offshore trading accounts or foreign currency to access overseas markets. In a recent webinar hosted by CoreShares and EasyEquities, we explained how local investors can buy into the global growth story via the JSE.
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Global Equities – the investment opportunity most investors are missing

A sensible approach to investing means incorporating both local and international assets into one’s portfolio, and it is vital to successful long-term investing. Fortunately, over the past few decades, (financial) technology has improved our access to offshore investments. This allows us, as everyday South Africans, to take advantage of...
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Understanding the CoreShares S&P 500 ETF

For investors in a market with only 153 listed companies, access to an index tracker that gives one instant access to 500 companies is a boon indeed. When that tracker costs only 0.39% of your investment—as the CoreShares S&P 500 (share code: CSP500) does—all the better.
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New International ETFs

While CoreShares is rooted comfortably in the smart beta space, the two newbies are (more or less) weighted by market capitalisation. The Global Property ETF does place a 10% cap on the weighting of each share, which makes a big difference in an index comprising 40 constituents, as opposed to 500.
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CoreShares to list the FIRST S&P 500 ETF on the JSE

CoreShares announced the imminent listing of two global ETFs, the CoreShares S&P500 ETF which tracks the iconic S&P 500® index and the CoreShares S&P Global Property ETF which tracks the S&P Global Property 40 Index, an index that tracks the performance of the 40 largest listed property stocks globally...