Cannon Asset Managers is a licensed asset management business based in South Africa that manages domestic assets as well as global investment portfolios. Since our formation we have successfully applied the philosophy and principles of value investing, an investment management approach that consistently has demonstrated a clear advantage over other philosophies.  Consequently, over the years Cannon Asset Managers has developed a reputation for successfully delivering portfolio results to our clients who include companies, pension funds, insurance companies, trusts, high net worth individuals and retail investors.

The rand has had a solid week pulling back to levels around R14.18 against the US dollar. The South African Reserve Bank kept interest rates unchanged at 7%, but did lower SA’s growth target to zero. U.K unemployment fell to the lowest level in 11 years, adding 54,000 jobs during the month of May. With a Net worth of $65.05 billion, Amazon’s Jeff Bezos just passed Warren Buffett to become the third richest man in the world. The Bank of Japan has officially announced that the use of helicopter money will not be implemented for the time being.

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