Corporate Social Responsibility

Carrick Wealth Durban Opens New Doors

New office. New opportunities. New possibilities.                                         Durban, South Africa: On August 28, Carrick Wealth’s Durban branch opened its new office in Umhlanga Ridge. The new office now boasts more than double the floor area and…

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Women in leadership: Secrets for success

Samantha Taylor-Bowen – Carrick’s Director of Client Servicing, Training and Development – shares her advice to succeed as a woman in the financial services industry.   We’re almost near the end of August, the month dedicated to recognising women and their achievements. What better way to celebrate it than empowering young women in the financial…

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5 investment essentials: Lessons taken from a transatlantic SUP Crossing

While storyboarding for our new brand video with our official Brand Ambassador, Chris Bertish (watch it here), I found myself reflecting. Throughout the entire process of both opening Carrick Wealth’s doors in 2014 and sponsoring Chris’s transatlantic SUP (Stand-Up Paddleboard) Crossing in 2017, something occurred to me. This is that there are indeed valuable lessons…

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A tale of many cities: Street-smart international property investments

A three-minute read   The news — fake or otherwise — bombards us with reports of global economic and political risk and the accompanying volatile climate. The savvy investor doesn’t allow this uncertainty to cloud their decision-making abilities. Instead, they remain level-headed, looking for ways to strengthen their investment portfolios to better insulate them from…

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One thousand days — and counting

CAPE TOWN, Thursday, 6 July 2017 — Carrick Wealth reaches significant milestone on the road to redefining wealth management and helps re-charter the map of the financial services industry.   One thousand days to the day since launching, Carrick Wealth has gone from a start-up of six people to a successful company with more than…

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Carrick team members doing amazing things

Impi Hard Enduro – Dale Namnick breaks the stereotype From 15 – 17 July, the fourth annual Impi Hard Enduro was hosted from the Tugela Ferry Raceway in the heart of KwaZulu-Natal. And, in true Impi style, it was even bigger and better than before! Adventure lovers from all over the world flocked to this…

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Carrick 20/20 Delegates Raise Donations for Visiontree

As a philanthropist at heart, I am passionate about Africa and its people and committed to making a real difference in the lives of many. This goal can only be achieved through securing positive, meaningful partnerships. It was no surprise that when I first met Hein Wagner, a blind man with a vision, his strong…

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Advancing Human Rights and Sustainable Philanthropy

In South Africa, 21 March is annually celebrated as Human Rights Day. This day certainly deserves celebration; also referred to as Heroes’ Day, the event ignited global awareness of the inhumanities of the apartheid regime and simultaneously signalled the start of a new era of democracy – moving forward with hope. This month then, it…

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Standing Up for the Welfare of Children in Africa

Chris Bertish – internationally acclaimed speaker, Big Wave surfer and Guinness SUP world record holder – is a man whose dream is soon to culminate in reality when he reaches his larger than life milestone. What he is about to achieve through The SUP Crossing is nothing short of awe-inspiring, in the truest sense of…

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