Invest directly in a portfolio of shares of companies listed on the stock exchange, using South Africa’s leading stockbrokers.
Your investment portfolio will be managed in accordance with a proven investment philosophy and process by an experienced portfolio manager or approved third-party manager appointed by you.
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Get direct access to local and international markets at low costs.
Our stockbroking service gives you cost-efficient access to respected stockbrokers who can manage your share portfolio according to your needs. You choose how involved you want to be in the decisions about your share portfolio.
Approximately R500 000
The minimum amounts will vary between stockbrokers and depend on your level of involvement in managing your shares.
No fixed period but a minimum of five years is recommended to limit the negative impact of short-term market fluctuations. Certain individual products may have a specific term, for example if you hold shares within an endowment policy.
You can transfer the proceeds from the sale of your shares to other underlying investment options within the same product.
The risk level of shares is highly subjective and will change according to different views, events and circumstances. However, overall shares have greater short-term price movements. It’s therefore important to stay focused on your long-term investment goals and to not act on short-term changes in the markets. Your share portfolio manager will take these risks and your risk appetite and financial needs into account.
If you invest through the
Investment Plan or
Glacier Vantage Life Plan, you will pay capital gains tax and income tax. We recommend that you speak to you financial planner for more details about the tax implications.
Fees vary between investments. Please speak to your financial planner to make sure you pay the correct fees and that you understand which fees you pay and why.
It is important to bear in mind that any investment has some risk. We therefore recommend that you consult a financial planner who can help you find the most appropriate products for your needs and circumstances.