​How to… start trading on the JSE Posted by: City Press on 4 June 2013By Maya Fisher-French Identify what kind of investor you are » The novice If you are new to investing, then a good starting point is to buy an exchange traded fund (ETF) that gives you exposure to a range of top South African companies (see inside page).By purchasing your ETFs through a good broker and having access to their brokers' daily report, as well as their educational material and courses, you can build up your knowledge until you are confident in buying shares.» The beginner  If you feel comfortable about starting to purchase individual shares, you need to have a strategy in place. Firstly, you need to decide if you are a trader or an investor.Continue reading at: http://www.citypress.co.za/business/how-to-start-trading-on-the-jse/