MARKET SNIPPET: 28 August 2014

Global markets

To get your daily fix on all things related to global market movements, tune in to Finweek.com for a snippet of what the experts have to say.

INSIGHT: PIN safety still top priority

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According to research, some people still share their bank card PINs with others despite being aware of crime and fraud statistics in South Africa. Finweek looks at a few factors to ensure the safety of your cards and accounts.

PROPERTY: Social media and the property industry

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Social media has completely changed the way estate agents approach and deal with buyers and sellers. Finweek investigates how technological advances has affected the property sector.

MANAGEMENT: Why business disruption?

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It is clear that any company can be disrupted in today’s dynamically changing market, that’s why it’s important for companies to continuously re-invent themselves to stay ahead of competitors. Finweek explores a few ways in which innovation can help businesses.

MARKET SNIPPET: 27 August 2014

Global markets

To get your daily fix on all things related to global market movements, tune in to Finweek.com for a snippet of what the experts have to say.

NEWS: Woolworths FY results

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Woolworths Holdings is set to release their full year results on 28 August 2014. Shaun Murison gives some insight.

ECONOMY: Strategic planning essential in tough economy

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Statistics SA are still determining whether South Africa is in a recession or not. Regardless, companies need to consider the effects of tough economic conditions in the long run. Finweek looks at the benefits of good management.

INVESTMENT: Five tips for investing offshore

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There are many advantages and disadvantages for investing in offshore property. Finweek examines five very important guidelines to keep in mind throughout the process.

OPINION: Should we still be celebrating Women’s Day?

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Why do we still celebrate Women’s Day? Donna Rachelson talks about the history of Women’s Month and how she thinks we should actually be commemorating this event.

PROPERTY: Protect yourself against rental fraud

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People looking for a rental home are often emotionally driven and vulnerable and can easily fall victim to fraudulent activity and rental scams. We delve into the criminal pit known as rental fraud.