Talking Polony

  To market to market to buy a fat pig. When Viceroy's short of Capitec and Steinhoff came to market, it was the first time that many investors had heard of the concept of 'short selling'. The initial reaction for many people was some form of outrage; the thought that someone can benefit when others … Continue reading Talking Polony


Peering into the Portfolio

  To market to market to buy a fat pig. Listening to the Animal Spirits Podcast on Friday, Michael and Ben were talking about how most people don't know what their financial advisors investments look like. I have always wondered what some of the more prominent market commentators hold. When on TV, it is very … Continue reading Peering into the Portfolio

9 Lives

"Tiger brands reported their full numbers to end September, both the CEO Lawrence Macdougall, (relatively new at the business) and the CFO, Noel Doyle, (an old timer at the business) were on the telly yesterday on CNBC"   To market to market to buy a fat pig A local inflation read, comfortably outside of the … Continue reading 9 Lives