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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Galileo Next World Portofolio

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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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Should someone else manage your funds?

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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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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 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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Our TFS-A Team changing lives

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  Our TFS-A Team have been saving investors from Tax Free Savings FOMO ahead of the 2018 Tax deadline. Last week these Tax Free Savings ...
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Easy youser and GameNation SA head honcho talks share ownership

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Boris Bulj is the founder & editor in chief of GameNation South Africa, an online portal which features the latest news, reviews and ...
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Investing in community education #PinkDrive

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South Africa's best-loved breast cancer community carer, PinkDrive, is the indispensable and tangible breast cancer Public Benefit ...
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Plant Your Seed: the Secret Sauce Basket

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It’s mind-boggling how some people still believe that you have to be rich to start investing and taking an interest in molla. They have ...
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Gifting Shares Isn't Only for Kardashians

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Love is in the air!  Grand gestures of love and romance are rarely directly associated with the financial sector, despite February being ...
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#PlayintheUSA Winner Hangs Out with Fintech Heavyweights

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Not too long ago we unlocked the U.S markets to South Africans hoping to invest in some of the biggest listed companies. As part of the ...
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Our Investar Talks EasyEquities FEDA Sponsorship and Connecting with the Arts

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The first role I can remember playing in a school theatre production was a Butterfly, and then an Octopus, and then later on, one of many ...
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Meet the TFS A-Team Mentors!

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This month we’re making TFSA investing even #easier with the TFS A-team: Three EasyEquities superfans who have created baskets filled with ...
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CoreShares Global Dividend Aristocrats ETF

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  We love ETFs here at EasyEquities, and we are very pleased to welcome a new member to the ETF family, the Global Dividend Aristocrats ETF ...
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Retirement Annuities have been #easified!

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Retirement Annuities have for a long time been to the go-to investment for retirement savings. Now you can add this neat tax-saving beaut ...
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Exchange Trade Notes (ETNs) pack a punch

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With the ZAR/Dollar strengthening and oil prices set for a rise, I’ve had a lot of questions from our community on how to get in on ...
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Lessons from a Matric maverick

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Getting a distinction is no easy feat.  Working hard to achieve seven is another level of difficulty that we can only admire.  TeamEasy and ...
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"You can mine for gold or you can sell shovels" #CryptoCurrency

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Crypto is the new buzzword. Over the last year it’s made headlines with the news being more and more frequently punctuated with stories ...
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EasyEquities youser Palesa on why she loves Stokvels

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In the third and final entry of our Stokvel series We interviewed EasyEquities Youser, businesswoman and Stokvel advocate, Palesa Lengolo, ...
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EasyEquities Stokvel group PH Umcebo

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Given the tendency for Stokvels to be medium to long-term organisations, maybe an ETF centered portfolio would be best, with some value ...
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Stokvels and corporate investment portfolios

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Saving and investing is usually seen as a very individual activity: where singular undertakings and risks can yield very singular reward. ...
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Running late with submitting your tax returns?

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Tax really is a schlep. While we are no tax specialists ourselves, we know some cool guys that have made this tax thing less stressful. ...
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The question is, what should I invest in?

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With #BlackFriday (FriYay) and #CyberMonday around the corner, I thought I'd share some more on Baskets and Bundles - a clear community ...
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Some unforgettable firsts with 5fm

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Not all first times are created equal. That’s for sure. There are a few that stand out for me – the first time I took my driver’s license ...
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Investing in the USA - BizNews US Exponential Bundle

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How exciting! A USA bundle to start investing in dollars on our platform! The first one and not the last!
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Baskets and Bundles - Your co-pilot to investment genius

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For a lot of you, like me, baskets and bundles were kind of a love at first sight thing in your investment journey. I know this because ...
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Offshore investing and tax

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Since launching US stocks back in September, some of you have reached out wanting to know a bit more about how the taxman views U.S. ...
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Investing in AFRICA

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Who knew that investing in Africa, the second largest continent on the planet, could be this #Easy. Cloud Atlas brought their Exchange ...
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Access an asset manager, for as little as R5

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A lot of people find investing and picking which shares to start a portfolio with a daunting task, especially new investors who are still ...
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South Africa's ETF Revolution

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South Africans are increasingly choosing Exchange Traded Funds as their preferred investment portfolio pick - revolutionising the way we ...
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Crushing the Stock Market with the EasyCommunity #MCM

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Over the last couple of years (three almost) we've slowly been breaking the velvet barrier on exclusivity when it comes to investing. It ...
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Two wins in a row for EasyEquities/SatrixNOW

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The term FinTech applies to an emerging financial services sector and companies providing financial services in the 21st century.
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Structured Products on our website

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  When the the Investec Zebra wandered onto EasyEquities a few months ago with their Wealth Accelerator ESP, we helped you guys understand ...
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What Are Preference Shares?

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Many of you have asked just what a preference share is, and how it differs from your standard issue share. Here's a simplified version of ...
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The Power of a Budget

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  I don’t know why it’s taken me till the age of 44 to come up with a comprehensive and detailed idea of where I spend my hard-earned cash. ...
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ETFs: If only I invested a year ago

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I recently started looking around at the different ETF options available to me, there are so many that sometimes it can feel a bit ...
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TFS-yay! Easy wins at the Top Stockbroker Awards 2017

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For the third year in a row EasyEquities has taken home the #1 spot in the Intellidex / Financial Mail / Investors Monthly Top Stockbroker ...
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You can't buy a sweet with 67 cents: Eric Moyo

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This is Eric. We met him a few months ago but he’s been an Easy youser for two years now. Eric is 22 and fresh out of varsity where he ...
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Steinhoff Africa soars on JSE debut

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Steinhoff’s African subsidiary surged nearly 10% on its market debut on Wednesday, as investors looked past its parent company’s legal ...
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Vishal and his investment journey

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Vishal Tuckooriah is a 37-year old systems control clerk and family man from KZN. He’s also an investor.  While he certainly finds the ...
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Now I can say: ‘I invest in the stock exchange’

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Lavinia Schlebusch, is a 50-year-old teacher from Jozi; whom, by her own admission, had no interest in the markets. But after reading an ...
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Sanlam Earnings Results

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    Insurance giant Sanlam reports results for the six months ended 30 June 2017 on Wednesday, 6 September. Insurance companies are complex ...
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Naspers AGM - what's your vote?

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Who Gave Risk a Bad Name?

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  Risk, when associated with investments is a word that no one enjoys hearing, especially when it is said by the person looking after your ...
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Advicement Offering On EasyEquities

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Advicement currently offers five bundles on the EasyEquities platform. We thought we would take some time to explain what they are, how ...
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Moral Compass: Ingham chats ethical investing and US stocks

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EasyEquities is launching investors in to a brave new world, that of US stocks. Shortly, after the virtual trial, you’ll be able to invest ...
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Sanlam to acquire 30% of fintech disruptor EasyEquities

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 Purple Group (PPE) and Sanlam Investment Holdings (SIH), a wholly owned subsidiary of Sanlam Limited, are delighted to announce that SIH ...
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EasyEquities makes the BAI finals

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We're proud to announce that EasyEquities has made it in the finals for the BAI Global Innovation Awards!! Now while we're going wild at ...
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The Story of Tesla

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  Tesla, the US electric car company led by homegrown SA talent Elon Musk, recently stole the spotlight in our #thatsnotmyname competition ...
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Snap a pic: US stocks in your world

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US brands have such power and there's a bunch of them in our local world - whether it's as we look down on the treadmill to a pair of the ...
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