Archive for April 2016

Offshore Investment – Why Now is the Time

  South Africa is facing an economic crisis like no other.   With rumours of South Africa’s rating approaching junk status and the Rand depreciating faster (54% against the US$ in the last 5 years) than the rate at which President Zuma goes through finance ministers, our financial future is looking bleak.   So, word…

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Panama Papers: What You Need to Know

  Leaked documents from one of the world’s most secretive companies, Panama-based law firm Mossack Fonseca, are having repercussions around the world.   The first major casualty being Iceland’s prime minister, Sigmundur Gunnlaugsson who resigned this week. He owned an offshore company with his wife but had not declared it when he entered Parliament. Subsequently,…

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