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Fancy buying Berkshire Hathaway? On diversification and offshore investing...

Don’t put all your eggs in one basket.

Most people know the saying; few act on it.

The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield interviewed Greg Barclay, Head of International Personal Banking at Standard Bank Wealth.

Barclay discussed the value of diversifying your investments and accessing offshore markets (fancy buying shares in Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway?)

Listen to the interview in the audio below (and/or scroll down for quotes from it).

A lot of South Africans believe global investing is only for the high net worth.

Greg Barclay, Standard Bank Wealth

You don’t have to buy only a Berkshire share…

Greg Barclay, Standard Bank Wealth

Our customers have different risk appetites.

Greg Barclay, Standard Bank Wealth

If you’re new to investing, sure, invest in a passive fund.

Greg Barclay, Standard Bank Wealth

If you want to bet against the rand; investing in equities is not the way to go.

Greg Barclay, Standard Bank Wealth

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