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Prudential Investment Managers: Why active management beats passive in South Africa

Prudential Investment Managers‘ Johnny Lambridis penned an interesting article last month in the Active/Passive debate.

Some of the points he made were:

  • Passive investing is gaining ground in the South African market, mainly due to the (generally) lower fees involved compared to actively managed funds, but also based on some misperceptions stemming largely from the US experience, where this investment approach has become very popular.
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Crazy Transparent

Truth is I’ve never been big on playing things safe.  Over the years, I’ve taken what others considered foolish risks speaking truth to power.  I was raised to stand for what I believe is right, just as I was taught to listen to dissent.   1.264 kata lagi

Creativity & Aging

Secrets of a people person at work

(Source: www.straitstimes.com)

Ms Sheela Parakkal is the quintessentially professional woman who has it all – a fulfilling career forged while raising three beautiful daughters. But Prudential’s chief human resources officer, 46, is candid about how tough that journey was for her at times. 1.171 kata lagi

Current Affairs

Do a Bike Race with the Family

Ok so not an official race, but the RideLondon FreeCycle was a FANTASTIC opportunity to ride in central London on roads that are closed to traffic and full of bicycles. 421 kata lagi


Prudential sells U.S. broker-dealer network for $325 million

Prudential sold its broker-dealer network in the United States for $325 million to LPL Financial (LPLA.O), the insurer said on Wednesday.

Sourced through Scoop.it from: uk.reuters.com


The Next Target Is Locked!

As I mentioned in the previous post, I had watched the Prudential Ride London and really fancied giving it a crack next year.

It’s a lovely, but challenging route that takes in some of the best cycling roads in South London and Surrey. 157 kata lagi