RisCura Education Series: Does Investing For a Better South Africa Require Prescription?
| Radisson Blu Gautrain Hotel | Rivonia Rd & West St, Sandton,2196, Gauteng, South Africa
24 April 2019
About the event
Much is being written about the purported negative effects of prescribed assets on South African retirement funds. The ANC’s 2019 election manifesto hints at the introduction of prescribed assets that is, at its core, a call for allocating assets to impact investment opportunities in South Africa. There is research that highlights the benefits of impact investing, ranging from diversification, social and environmental upliftment, and enhanced returns. But, will impact investing really make a better South Africa?
RisCura explored impact investing and unpacked the goals behind the proposed prescription of assets and how members in the savings industry will be affected in years to come.
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