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Fedgroup takes hassle out of Black Friday with Impact Farming offer

Publication date: 22.11.2018 | Source: FA News

The special offer takes the pain out of the Black Friday rush and allows consumers to invest rather than spend money via the Impact Farming initiative.

Outsmart Cash Flow Problems With The Right Financing

Publication date: 10.10.2018 | Source: Entrepreneur Magazine

In recent weeks, you may have spotted an advertisement featuring 1980s TV icon David Hasselhoff advising you to make money “hassel free” by buying blueberry bushes, beehives and solar panels using an app.

AppsAfrica Awards Finalists Announced

Publication date: 11.10.2018 | Source: Biztech Africa

The final shortlist for the 4th AppsAfrica.com Innovation Awards has been announced. The Awards celebrate the best in mobile and tech from across Africa with winners announced in Cape Town on November 12th, 2018.

Here are the 2018 AppsAfrica Innovation Awards finalists

Publication date: 11.10.2018 | Source: Ventureburn

Tech portal and advisory service AppsAfrica.com has announced the finalists of the fourth AppsAfrica Innovation Awards.

Finalist for the 4th AppsAfrica Innovation Awards revealed

Publication date: 11.10.2018 | Source: IT News Africa

The final shortlist for the 4th AppsAfrica.com Innovation Awards have been announced

Buy a solar panel, make money

Publication date: 07.10.2018 | Source: News24

In recent weeks, you may have spotted an advertisement featuring 1980s TV icon David Hasselhoff advising you to make money “hassel free” by buying blueberry bushes, beehives and solar panels using an app.

Buy a solar panel, make money

Publication date: 07.10.2018 | Source: Asset News Hub

In recent weeks, you may have spotted an advertisement featuring 1980s TV icon David Hasselhoff advising you to make money “hassel free” by buying blueberry bushes, beehives and solar panels using an app.

Innovative app drives impact investing at grassroots level

Publication date: 19.09.2018 | Source: FA News

The global trend of impact investing – investments aimed at generating social and environmental impact, along with a financial return – has experienced exponential growth over the last decade.

Innovative app drives impact investing at grassroots level

Publication date: 19.09.2018 | Source: Money Marketing

The global trend of impact investing – investments aimed at generating social and environmental impact, along with a financial return – has experienced exponential growth over the last decade.

Innovative app drives impact investing at grassroots level

Publication date: 19.09.2018 | Source: Cover

The global trend of impact investing – investments aimed at generating social and environmental impact, along with a financial return – has experienced exponential growth over the last decade.

Fedgroup farming app sees growth

Publication date: 19.09.2018 | Source: Find All News

Grain farming in the Western Cape. Wheat lands near Durbanville. Durbanville is a town in the Western Cape province of South Africa, part of the greater City of Cape Town metropolitan area.

Fedgroup farming app sees growth

Publication date: 19.09.2018 | Source: IOL

The global trend of impact investing – investments aimed at generating social and environmental impact, along with a financial return – has experienced exponential growth over the last decade.

Innovative app drives impact investing at grassroots level

Publication date: 19.09.2018 | Source: IT News Africa

The global trend of impact investing – investments aimed at generating social and environmental impact, along with a financial return – has experienced exponential growth over the last decade.

How to start a business in South Africa with R300

Publication date: 28.08.2018 | Source: Business Tech

Financial services provider, FedGroup, says that with the use of technology (namely an app) and startup capital of R300, you can start a sideline business in South Africa.

Kick-starting entrepreneurial dreams from as little as R300

Publication date: 20.08.2018 | Source: FANews

Thanks to the wonders of app technology, a sideline business that takes both little time and money can be created in less than 10 minutes. With startup capital of as little as R300, those with an entrepreneurial spirit can expand their revenue streams and kick-start a side hustle by investing in Fedgroup's Impact Farming.

Kick-starting entrepreneurial dreams from as little as R300

Publication date: 20.08.2018 | Source: Insurance Gateway

Thanks to the wonders of app technology, a sideline business that takes both little time and money can be created in less than 10 minutes. With startup capital of as little as R300, those with an entrepreneurial spirit can expand their revenue streams and kick-start a side hustle by investing in Fedgroup's Impact Farming.

Kick-starting entrepreneurial dreams from as little as R300

Publication date: 20.08.2018 | Source: MoneyMarketing

Thanks to the wonders of app technology, a sideline business that takes both little time and money can be created in less than 10 minutes. With startup capital of as little as R300, those with an entrepreneurial spirit can expand their revenue streams and kick-start a side hustle by investing in Fedgroup's Impact Farming.

Fedgroup invests in Impact Farming trend

Publication date: 08.08.2018 | Source: BizNis Africa

A new generation of socially conscious investors, comprising predominantly millennials, is driving a prolific trend in global investing. They want their money to do good in the world, while still realising a fair return.

Mobile app that allows impact investors to own farming assets

Publication date: 08.08.2018 | Source: IT News Africa

A new generation of socially conscious investors, comprising predominantly millennials, is driving a prolific trend in global investing. They want their money to do good in the world, while still realising a fair return.

Impact investors can now own farming assets

Publication date: 08.08.2018 | Source: IT-Online

A new generation of socially conscious investors, comprising predominantly millennials, is driving a prolific trend in global investing. They want their money to do good in the world, while still realising a fair return.

App invests in fruits of farming labour

Publication date: 3.08.2018 | Source: ITWeb

A new app, called Impact Farming, lets users buy individual bee hives, blueberry bushes or solar panels on commercial farms and earn returns of between 10% and 16%.

Impact Farming gains traction in SA

Publication date: 1.08.2018 | Source: Moneyweb

With projected returns of between 10 and 16%, impact farming offers more than just a chance to do good. Grant Field, CEO of Fedgroup, explains the concept further.

Fedgroup pioneers Impact Farming in SA

Publication date: 31.07.2018 | Source: FANews

With projected returns of between 10% and 16%, Impact Farming offers more than just the chance to do good.

Balancing business and investment risks

Publication date: 20.07.2018 | Source: Entrepreneur SA

It is vital that entrepreneurs develop additional revenue streams and create wealth outside of their business to ensure their financial security. Sheldon Friedericksen unpacks the benefits of including Fedgroup’s Secured Investment offering in a diversified portfolio.

Everyone loves a side hustle

Publication date: 20.07.2018 | Source: Moneyweb

What do solar panels; blueberry bushes and beehives have in common? Simple – you can own one (panel, bush, hive) and earn a financial return from the energy, fruit and honey it produces.

Rent or own? The risks and rewards of commercial property owenership

Publication date: 16.07.2018 | Source: Entrepreneur SA

Here’s what you should be thinking about if you’ve decided it’s time to invest in your own property, instead of paying off someone else’s asset with your monthly rental bill.

The business case for solar adoption

Publication date: 14.07.2018 | Source: IT News Africa

Amidst the backdrop of rapidly escalating electricity prices and the unexpected implementation of load shedding, a number of factors have converged to reframe discussions around the value proposition of commercial rooftop solar energy adoption.

Paying valid claims does not make you special

Publication date: 05.07.2018 | Source: Mail & Guardian

It is concerning to see many providers in the life insurance space are promoting their brand on the back of paying out all valid claims, as if this is a unique selling proposition.

8 steps to refreshing your corporate identity

Publication date: 28.06.2018 | Source: Bizcommunity

Having recently gone through a brand redesign, and having prepared extensively for the process, we’ve learnt a few good lessons.

How to get sh!t done with a sense of purpose

Publication date: 30.05.2018 | Source: CFO South Africa

Jessica Yellin sat down with FedGroup CEO Grant Field to chat about his business and how he brings Purpose to life.

More than sun in your eyes: Impact Farming solar offering

Publication date: 10.05.2018 | Source: Entrepreneur SA

There are many ways to monetise property investments, but Fedgroup’s Impact Farming solar offering combines monetising rooftop space with all the social and tax benefits of green energy. Suraj Lallchand unpacks the benefits for business owners and landlords.

The business case for employee benefits

Publication date: 20.04.2018 | Source: The Small Business Site

Fedgroup’s wins at the PMR.africa Awards indicate that independence, agility, and innovation result in excellence.

Fedgroup's awards achievement shows bigger is not necessarily better

Publication date: 10.04.2018 | Source: Insurance Gateway

Fedgroup’s wins at the PMR.africa Awards indicate that independence, agility, and innovation result in excellence.

Hype in Bitcoin is putting nest eggs at risk

Publication date: 1.03.2018 | Source: Business Report

Cryptocurrencies have become a status symbol in many social circles, despite warnings from leading economists about the risks associated with these "investments".

Uplifting your workforce and the overlooked aspect of an EB strategy

Publication date: 27.11.2017 | Source: The Small Business Site

Increasingly, the SME sector is recognising that if it wishes to attract and retain staff, employee benefit (EB) offerings need to be made a part of their overall packages.

Navigating estate planning and trusts

Publication date: 14.11.2017 | Source: Cover

As such, financial planners with the standard CFP® qualification lack the expertise needed to competently manage every aspect of a client’s portfolio in this regard, in much the same way that an estate planner may lack the skills to offer competent financial planning advice.

Investing in cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin

Publication date: 3.11.2017 | Source: Business Report

With the boom in cryptocurrency values, investors are clamouring to make returns like those experienced by early adopters. As an example, Ethereum ballooned by 5,000% at one point this year.

Investing in cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin

Publication date: 3.11.2017 | Source: Business Report

With the boom in cryptocurrency values, investors are clamouring to make returns like those experienced by early adopters. As an example, Ethereum ballooned by 5,000% at one point this year.

Fedgroup acquires controlling stake in Emergent Energy

Publication date: 1.08.2017 | Source: MoneyMarket

Financial services provider FedGroup today announced its acquisition of a controlling stake in Emergent Energy, the largest provider of installed solar photovoltaic (PV) commercial projects in South Africa.

Fedgroup extends investment opportunity following repo cut

Publication date: 1.08.2017 | Source: Risk Africa

Following the South African Reserve Bank's announcement on 20 July 2017, in which the repo rate was reduced by 25 basis points, FedGroup will delay adjusting its fixed rate until 14 August 2017.

Fedgroup extends investment opportunity following repo cut

Publication date: 30.07.2017 | Source: MoneyMarket

Following the South African Reserve Bank's announcement on 20 July 2017, in which the repo rate was reduced by 25 basis points, FedGroup will delay adjusting its fixed rate until 14 August 2017.

Navigating death benefit distribution

Publication date: 11.07.2017 | Source: Cover

The Institute of Retirement Funds Africa (IRFA) will this year host a series of workshops presented by FedGroup that aim to assist in navigating the veritable minefield that is fair, equitable death benefit distribution.

What are the best investments during economic downturn?

Publication date: 04.2017 | Source: CNBC Africa

The current political and economic climate is adversely impacting the performance of conventional investments such as stocks, bonds, cash and currency trading.

Sunk cost: the practice of throwing good money after bad

Publication date: 27.06.2016 | Source: RISKAfrica

Investors, like other humans, are terrified of loss, and should learn to walk away from a bad investment.

Turn a blind eye and shoot yourself in the foot

Publication date: 15.06.2016 | Source: FANews

The insurance industry is currently going through a lot of change. Some of this change is the result of the current regulatory reform that the FSB is implementing, while the bulk of the remaining changes in the industry follow the trends set by the current Fourth Industrial Revolution.

Fedgroup launches bespoke settlement trust offering

Publication date: 03.06.2016 | Source: Moneymarketing

Fedgroup today announced the launch of an innovative solution that will fundamentally ease the burden of claimants awaiting payments from a road accident or medical malpractice settlement claims.

Group Risk: Bringing the SME into the fold

Publication date: 19.05.2016 | Source: RISKAfrica

SME owners have, historically, shied away from employee benefit schemes. The perception is that they are too costly and complicated for the SME to afford and manage.

Investing in your 20’s

Publication date: 22.04.2016 | Source: Fin24

Life in your twenties is generally filled with adventure and a sense of reckless abandon as you've been set free from the shackles of school life and are now paying your own way.

Hat trick for Fedgroup in PMR.africa Awards

Publication date: 15.04.2016 | Source: FAnews

For the third year running, South Africa's leading independent financial services group has been honoured with a sought-after Professional Management Review (PMR).africa award.

Third time the charm

Publication date: 15.04.2016 | Source: Bizcommunity

Having clinched a Bronze Arrow in 2014, followed by a silver award the next year, Fedgroup walked away with a coveted Golden Arrow in the 2016 PMR. africa (Professional Management Review) awards.

Beneficiaries stand to gain from tax breaks

Publication date: 01.04.2016 | Source: RISKAfrica

Following the death of an employee, employers that provided employee benefits under a free-standing, employer-owned death benefit policy are now able to pay those benefits into a beneficiary fund.

The importance of fee interrogation when selecting Beneficiary Fund Providers

Publication date: 30.11.2015 | Source: MoneyMarketing

Beneficiary funds are unique financial instruments that have been established to meet a specific and very important function – the care, benefit and upliftment of minors who would otherwise be left destitute following the loss of a primary breadwinner.

How to overcome clients’ intention-behaviour gap

Publication date: 26.11.2015 | Source: FAnews

There have been a lot of behavioural changes which has led to the current situation many retirees currently find themselves in.

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