Robert Cowen Investments was started in 1982 by Robert Cowen in order to manage private client assets, and is now positioned as a niche investment house, specializing in family wealth management. Robert Cowen Investments prides itself on being able to provide a comprehensive investment, administration and accounting service with a great deal of emphasis on personal service.

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Tencent now has 600m registered users!

For most clients, we have invested in Naspers shares which have done very, very well. 99% of Naspers’ value comes from its investment in Tencent, a Chinese internet gaming company. The first level of the game is free but to get a sword for you man, you have to pay Ten Cents. To get a shield you have to pay ten cents and to progress to the next level of the game you have to pay ten cents. With 600m people paying you ten cents, it quickly adds up. And you get DSTV for free as well as the newspapers and You Magazine (although some might argue that that is a fair price for You Magazine, we just love the blockword!)

RCI Flexible Managed unit trust – As forecast, it closed down 0.73% at 338.32c whereas the JSE top 40 fell 1.28%. It is up 8.72% for 2014 and 19.8% over the past 12 months