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New sectors for South African collective investments

The Association for Savings and Investments South Africa (ASISA) announced this week that a new fund classification standard has been finalised and approved for implementation on the 1st of January 2013. The new standard applies to all South African regulated collective investments portfolios (all funds regulated under Part IV of the Collective Investments Schemes Control […]

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Dividends Tax on Unit Trust Returns

The impending replacement of Secondary Tax on Companies (STC) by Dividends Tax (DT), effective from the 1st of April this year, will have a multi-faceted and far reaching impact on the Collective Investment Schemes industry. You have surely seen article upon article on this topic, all dealing with one or more of these facets. This […]

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