#EasyEFC Spotlight: Dr. Danella Eliasov

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We're doubling up on medical professionals in MMA with a feature on another doctor that has competed in the Extreme Fighting Championship ...
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The benefits of investing in US stocks

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You might have just gotten your head around investing in locally listed shares, or maybe you’ve got a bunch of Exchange Traded Funds in ...
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Patrick Davids - Trip to the home of Ferrari in Maranello, Italy with Pablo Clark

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Our winners (Patrick Davids and Jandre Marais) of the all expenses paid trip to Maranello, Italy the home of Ferrari with Pablo Clark ...
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Cannon Asset Managers - Global Exposure

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When it comes to investing offshore, Cannon Asset Managers has your back. With their Global Growth Portfolio, you can be sure that you will ...
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#EasyEFC Spotlight: Dr. "Bunmi" Ojewole

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The doctor is in the house! 28 year-old surgeon and medical doctor Aderonke Adebimpe Oluwabunmi Ojewole goes by a 'Bunmi' in the ...
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Ntsikelelo Miya's new vantage view in investing

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Digital is the future! This is not only true for those of us in the FinTech space, but for the news and publication industry as well. As ...
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40 Stock Market Terms for Beginners

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Are you getting started on your own investment journey and are intimidated by the lingo in the investing world? Fear not, because the folks ...
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The Markets are a South African soapie, 2018 rounded-up

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Isidingo, Backstage, Scandal! These are not just local soapies that kept us enthralled through the Generations (wink!). Market watchers ...
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Pablo Clark Maranello Competition Blog 2

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Our competition whereby you could have won a trip to Maranello, Italy the home of Ferrari with Pablo Clark Racing concluded on the 14th Feb ...
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#EasyEFC Spotlight: Andrew van Zyl

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In the run up to EFC 77, we've been in touch with EFC legend, and Parktown Old Boy, Andrew van Zyl. The teacher and recently retired Mixed ...
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What are your investing goals?

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There’s a lot of science around setting goals and why they work when it comes to achieving the stuff that’s really important to you. We ...
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Saving or Investing – Must I do Both?

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Georgina Read is an EasyEquities user who unpacks the idea of saving vs investing... What’s the difference between saving and investing? ...
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What is compound interest?

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  When you save or invest money, it has the potential to earn interest (as cash in a bank account for example) or returns (the percentage ...
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What is a share, and how do I make money by owning them?

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If you don’t like pizza we can’t be friends. And if you do, don’t expect me to share. Luckily for you, there are loads of people who are ...
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What is the risk of investing?

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Let's be frank, there is not an investment type in the world that doesn't come with risk. Risk refers to the potential for the value of an ...
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InvestSure protection in recent events

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Did you know that currently EasyEquities is the only place in the world where you can protect your shares against management fraud? While ...
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How much money do I need to start investing?

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Thanks to the disruption of low cost-investing, the answer to this question is really up to you. It is now possible to invest with as ...
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What are the fees I pay when I invest?

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Just like having a bank account, which requires you to pay certain fees, investing doesn’t come without certain costs. These differ ...
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Pablo Clark Maranello Competition

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Our competition whereby you could have won a trip to Maranello, Italy the home of Ferrari with Pablo Clark Racing concluded on the 14th Feb ...
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Understanding Investing Diversification

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You must have heard of the eggs and basket theory, it goes something like: Don’t put all of your eggs in one basket. But seeing that most ...
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Howard Nkuna: our #INVEST Challenge winner

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We have recently concluded the #INVEST challenge with CliffCentral's Anthea Gardener, whose Cartesian Capital managed portfolios (aka ...
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Which shares should I invest in?

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  EasyEquities has changed the way people invest in the stock market and every day we see brand new, first time investors engaging with the ...
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How do I create a share portfolio?

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At school you would have learnt about collective nouns, and wondered: When am I ever going to need to use the term ‘A Gaggle of Geese’, ‘A ...
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What is an Exchange Traded Fund (ETF)?

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ETF is short for exchange-traded fund and is a collection of stocks or other assets. When you buy an ETF, you’re buying all of the stocks ...
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How to choose which Exchange Traded Fund (ETF) to Invest in?

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Deciding which investments are the right ones for you is not a one size fits all situation. It really comes down to quite a few different ...
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Mixing Shares and ETFs in your portfolio

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Are you TeamShares or TeamETFs? A lot of people plant themselves passionately in one or the other camp, and there are definitely pros and ...
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Should I invest in a Managed Portfolio?

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Giving someone else control when it comes to managing your investment portfolio is a huge relief for a lot of people, while others prefer ...
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Transfer money between your EasyEquities Accounts in 3 #easy steps

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Because so many of you are growing in your investment journeys and exploring more than one account to invest in, we thought it was about ...
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How to Pay Zero Brokerage on your Investments

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When it comes to our EasyEquties family (yep we said it, you guys are family to us!), we’re downright lucky. We have an ever expanding ...
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0111 CTO Conference 2019 in South Africa

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The South African branch of  7CTOs is hosting its first annual 0111 CTO Conference in February 2019.  7CTOs is a premium international ...
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Maranello trip with Pablo Clark - is it worth the hype?

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So you might have heard about Maranello, but aren’t quite sure what it is all about? Check the below blog by Rob Christian, one of our ...
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Millennial - Future Investing Habits explored

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Visual Capitalist recently did this awesome infographic to show what the investment habits of tomorrow's leaders would be, and currently ...
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Growing small and medium business while enjoying a massive TAX benefit - Section J12

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For many investors, the benefits of Tax-Free and Tax deductible investment options are very appealing. We have just launched our very first ...
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Dividends and Compound interest

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My own TFSA portfolio consists of a rather large allocation to dividend Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs). The reason for this? Simple, I want ...
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AnBro Capital - International Unicorn Portfolio ETN

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The AnBro Capital Investments International Unicorn portfolio ETN (Exchange Traded Note) just dropped in the EasyEquities landscape!
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EasyEquities Born2Run charity Christmas run

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On Wed 5th December we held our annual EasyEquities Born2Run charity Christmas run. It was the biggest and best we have had yet, with an ...
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An easy countdown to EFC 76

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EasyEquities is set to appear on your TV screen, better yet, inside the Extreme Fighting Championship hexagon cage! You can catch us on ...
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Levelled Up by 5FM

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Aimee Robson and Julie-Ann Kreush are two of the ladies among the 20 winners of the #GuesstheShare competition we had with the folks at ...
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The January Effect

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December is at your doorstep, meaning the new year is practically around the corner. As an investor, this could mean that you're probably ...
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Cannon Asset Managers - Tax Free Savings Portfolios. Doing things differently.

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We are very happy to announce the arrival of Cannon Asset Managers's Tax Free Savings managed portfolios (Bundles). Cannon Asset Managers ...
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How to use EasyAcademy

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Make sure you’ve got all the knowledge you need to keep upping the ante on your investment smarts by using EasyAcademy – our online ...
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Is your portfolio exposed to fraud?

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A recent market analysis tracked the results of the Top 20 best performing JSE listed companies between October 2012 and 2015, and compared ...
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EasyEquities pitches at Singapore Fintech Fest

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On Saturday 10 November, TeamEasy will be jet setting off to the largest Fintech Hub in South East Asia to give the rest of the world a ...
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Generational wealth and what it takes

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When we start getting into investing, a lot of us have an image in mind of where we'd like to see ourselves 'at the end' of this new ...
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The Hangover: Januworry Money Blues

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January is known in some circles (mine, in particular) as Januworry, due to the fact that savings reserves are typically low from all the ...
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Consistency, a Finance Secret They Don't Tell You About

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As a young person working in the investment space, and investing via EasyEquities, I have learned quite a bit in such a short space of ...
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Hidden Platform Gems - Recurring Investments

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Where can you find Pikachu, and why is there only one of those in the Pokemon universe? What about a nerd with a hot bod, the modern knight ...
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EasyEquities x EFC 75

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Just when you thought our knockout on prices and brokerage fees on Thrive were the biggest K.O you would see this year, EFC 75 in Cape Town ...
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Fighting the Tape: Five Unorthodox Combinations

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We're partnering up with Extreme Fighting Championship this November (and December) to bring you EFC 75 and EFC 76. While we have flirted ...
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The journey to Thriving with Lethu Mlonzi

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What does determination look and sound like?  To me, it sounds like a drama student with a passion for acting. It looks like an ...
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Easy takes two at 2018 Top Stockbroker Awards!

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There is a saying in popular youth culture and reality TV that rings true to us when EasyEquities scored two wins at the Intellidex Top ...
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Invest in 6 new US stocks in the Cannabis industry

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The consumption, legalisation and benefits of cannabis have become part of a global conversation, but another smoking hot topic is the ...
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Galileo Next World Portofolio

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The world is changing, are you part of it? 
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EasyFX and how it works

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 With all the access to the US markets we offer, we have come up with a solution hosted on our website and app that would make transferring ...
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Emperor Asset Management - Building Blocks

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  Every investor is different, and with lots of jargon and investment language out there, I sometimes turn to Investopoedia to better ...
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It's not about surviving, it's about #Thriving

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Thrive's alive! 
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Let’s go for a 365 on Women’s Month

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The principles of investing have been instilled in me from a young age; passed down from generation to generation of women, who made sure I ...
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Celebrating firsts: Annual General Meeting

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Once you’ve become an investor via EasyEquities and have accumulated shares in one of the brands you love, it’s quite a liberating feeling. ...
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EasyEquities and Charles Savage for SASAwards 2018

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EasyEquities is up for a bunch of awards at the inaugural Southern Africa Startup Awards. As indicated in the name, these awards celebrate ...
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#DoubleUpOnSavings Close-up

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Esther Mukumbo, shared her saving hack with our Easy community and got the most engagement on her post.  She is a wife, mum, ...
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Big Picture Investing

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Film and television make for a wildly different kind of investment when it comes to your personal tastes and preferences. I have found that ...
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Shoes or Shares? at #JSESheInvests

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Give a girl the right shoes and she can conquer the world - I think Marilyn Monroe was on to something.  Empowered with the right ...
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Spotlight moment - Sisters doing it for themselves!

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Women's month is almost here, and we start looking at ladies doing the #Things that makes a difference in their lives. Investing is ...
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Spotlight moment - Sisters doing it for themselves!

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Women's month is almost here, and we start looking at ladies doing the #Things that makes a difference in their lives. Investing is ...
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World Cup 2018 and Investment Insights: A Round-Up!

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We have just seen the conclusion of the penultimate knockout round, and are now bearing down to THE knockout phase we've all been waiting ...
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South Africa Settles the World's Fastest Known Insurance Claim

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South African insurtech startup InvestSure and insurance partner Compass Insure recently settled their very first claim in what could be a ...
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Lesegisha is the chairman of his finances

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Lesegisha Mthiyane wants the freedom to enjoy life and do things he loves like volunteer teaching. He is passionate about sharing financial ...
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World Cup 2018 and Bundle insights: Advicement Aggressive Bundle

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One doesn't simply go into Russia to conquer. There's probably a meme on the internet making a case to that effect, with good reason. ...
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World Cup 2018 and ETF insights: Satrix RAFI vs. INDI

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Welcome to the first part in our EasyEquities World Cup ETF series.  In this episode I will be profiling Exchange Traded Funds and ...
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Changing Your Point of View

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Have you ever had a conversation with someone who has a very different perspective on things to you? More on topic, how often have you made ...
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The World's 100 Most Valuable Brands in 2018

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 According to Forbes, the world’s 100 most valuable brands are worth a mega $2.15 trillion. Invest in the ones you love, here are the most ...
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EasyEquities was my slam-dunk into the world of investing

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Busisiwe Ngobe started her journey as the newest member of TeamEasy only a week ago, but has been part of the EasyEquities community for 2 ...
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All the investing things on 2OceansVibe

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 EasyEquities is vibing! Whether you’ve been part of our community from the jump when we launched in Beta as a game and have gone through ...
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What is Management Wrongdoing?

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With InvestSure successfully operational and providing investors protection against management malpractice, we thought it would be a good ...
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South African Listed Tracker Funds Awards ("SALTA")

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We would like to congratulate all the winners of the inaugural SA Listed Tracker Funds Awards (SALTA) held at the Johannesburg Stock ...
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Toyota Race for Gold -Top Contenders to watch in #Comrades2018

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As our front runners lead the way in fulfilling an epic achievement, running alongside 18 000 other athletes, only 10 men and 10 women will ...
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EasyEquities Born2Run at the Comrades Marathon - Justin Pearse

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With less than a week to go before the start of the 2018 Comrades Marathon the hype is building for all runners local and international. We ...
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EasyEquities Born2Run at the Comrades Marathon - Glenn Driver

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With less than two weeks to go before the start of the 2018 Comrades Marathon the hype is building for all runners local and international. ...
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EasyEquities Born2Run at the Comrades Marathon - Caryn Lategan

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With less than two weeks to go before the start of the 2018 Comrades Marathon the hype is building for all runners local and international. ...
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EasyEquities Born2Run at the Comrades Marathon - Mark Krug

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With less than three weeks to go before the start of the 2018 Comrades Marathon the hype is building for all runners local and ...
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EasyEquities Born2Run at the Comrades Marathon - Julanie Basson

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With one month to go before the start of the 2018 Comrades Marathon the hype is building for all runners local and international. We want ...
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EasyEquities introduces InvestSure, a world-first

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EasyEquities is launching an epic new feature in partnership with InvestSure that allows the investor to insure their investment capital.
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EasyEquities Born2Run at the Comrades Marathon

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With one month to go before the start of the 2018 Comrades Marathon the hype is building for all runners local and international. We want ...
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The funkiest research on the block

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While investing may seem daunting as a new investor, we have got some help for you in the form of research and insights from the pros. We ...
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EasyEquities Born2Run at the Comrades Marathon

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With one month to go before the start of the 2018 Comrades Marathon the hype is building for all runners local and international. We want ...
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Cannon Asset Managers launch Bundles and RA on EasyEquities 

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 With the launch of Baskets and Bundles on EasyEquities to provide easy and cost-effective access to asset managers, we are happy to ...
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Validea Bundles. Guru Investment Strategies for #Easy Investing

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SATRIX NASDAQ 100 ETF

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With Satrix launching the very first Exchange Traded Fund (ETF) way back in 2000, we have had the pleasure to see Satrix launch their 14th ...
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GameNation meets Easy

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EasyEquities sponsored the Indie Room at this year’s Gaming Forum, hosted at the Mesh club by GameNation. I had the honour of attending the ...
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"I'm not doing this investing thing for nothing!" - EasyEquities Youser, Chris Slack

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With the EasyApp having launched last month, I decided to speak with one of our most engaged Yousers and #EasyApp beta testers, Chris ...
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EasyEquities Youser Daniele: Investing is in Your Control

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EasyEquities Youser, investor and entrepreneur Daniele Ferreira has been with Easy since inception- 2014. We were interested in finding out ...
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Meet 13 Year-Old Investor: Matteo Buxman

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We interviewed one of the younger investors to make it onto our platform, Matteo Buxman. Thirteen years old and already investing, our crew ...
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EasyEquities Youser Kabelo, future finance guru

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I have had the honour to interact with some of the most socially invested investors during our #EasyApp testing campaign. It has been ...
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EasyEquities Youser Jessica Gets Frank About Spending

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We had the most fun interacting with our EasyCommunity during the app testing phase of release campaign. One such reason was that we got to ...
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