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Why Index Investing?

Global investment thought leaders such as Warren Buffett have recommended index-based investments. However, in South Africa, index investing has attracted a significantly lower amount of assets relative to the global experience.
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An Introduction To Index Investing

An index is a theoretical portfolio of shares. These shares are selected according to a set of predetermined and defined rules. An index Committee creates these rules or criteria to determine which shares the index comprises and how much of each share it should hold. An index fund is a...