Having an investment account is one of the easiest ways to ensure your own financial security. By investing your money in an investment account designed to maximise returns on your money, you can make more money in the long run.

Standard Bank, one of South Africa’s oldest financial institutions offers its clients access to a range of investment solutions available in a convenient way.

The Standard Bank Share Plus Investment Account delivers returns linked to growth in the Johannesburg Securities Exchange Top 40 Index equity market.

With a minimum opening deposit of R25 000, this is a fixed term investment account that has no maximum investment amount.

Benefits include:

No management fees involved. This way you don’t have to worry about having to keep up with multiple fees to pay every month. You can just focus on watching your money grow.

Your invested capital is guaranteed. You can only gain returns on your investment. There is no way that you can lose money on your investment. For a 12 month investment period, you get to earn an interest rate of 4.75% on your investment.

You can access your money at maturity, so you are assured that your investment is secure. This way, you can give it enough time to earn interest. Keep in mind that you will be charged early redemption fees if you choose to access your funds early.

For more information about the Standard Bank Share Plus Investment Account, call: 0860 101 341

Investment tips:

  • As a new investor, seek the advice of a registered financial advisor, so that you don’t make hasty decisions and you are well informed of financial decisions.
  • Diversify your portfolio. Reduce risk and ensure balance and also have clear long term goals.

Visit www.standardbank.co.za