Knowledge Base Issues
Structured Investments: What are the factors I should consider before investing in structured products?
Structured investments are complex products and may not be suitable for all investors. They are intended as buy and hold investments and are not liquid investments. You must ensure that you have...
Planning your investment: Step 1 - Know why you want to invest
Before you invest, you should know the purpose of your investment, that is your financial goals and objectives. Your financial goals may be to: Buy a car Purchase a house Send your children for...
What is your risk profile?
When determining your risk profile, ask yourself the following questions: What stage are you at in your life? If you are young, generally, you can afford to take greater risks with a view to...
Planning your investment: Step 2 - Know the key issues to consider when investing
As investments are long-term commitments, you must consider your ability to invest before you commit yourself. Among the key issues to consider are: How much money do you have for a medium to...
Where do I get financial advice? What are the sources of information on investment?
Getting financial advice There are a number of parties offering financial advice, e.g., banks, remisiers, financial planners or insurance agents depending on the types of investments involved....