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Reserve Bank leaves benchmark rate unchanged at 7%
Reserve Bank leaves benchmark rate unchanged at 7%
The South African Reserve Bank (SARB) left interest rates unchanged for a third consecutive meeting as it cut its inflation forecast...
Caution, but also hope from financial industry after municipal elections
Caution, but also hope from financial industry after municipal elections
The dust has far from settled after the local government elections, as the serious business of solidifying leadership structures for municipalities...
City of Ekurhuleni gets thumbs up from Moody’s
City of Ekurhuleni gets thumbs up from Moody’s
Gauteng premier David Makhura on Sunday congratulated the city of Ekurhuleni on being awarded the...
Russian firm: Nuclear programme could mean 'big gains' for South Africa
Russian firm: Nuclear programme could mean 'big gains' for South Africa
Despite concerns over the potential cost of South Africa’s nuclear procurement programme, Russian state nuclear firm Rosatom believes it could...
Moving mountains for Moody’s
Moving mountains for Moody’s
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Credit ratings and outlook for SA unchanged
Credit ratings and outlook for SA unchanged
The two ratings agencies are Standard & Poor’s (S&P) and Fitch Ratings .
Moody's downgrades SA and Fitch could follow suit
Moody's downgrades SA and Fitch could follow suit
South Africa's credit rating may be cut to just above junk by Fitch Ratings next month after Moody's Investors Service lowered it on Thursday,...
Bank crunch: To bail out or bail in?
Bank crunch: To bail out or bail in?
It wasn't the failure of African Bank that prompted Moody's to downgrade the ratings of South Africa's big four banks, but rather the Reserve...
Capitec fights back against credit rating downgrade
Capitec fights back against credit rating downgrade
The South African Reserve Bank (SARB) has also waded in, saying it does not agree with the rationale behind rating agency Moody’s decision. In a...
Ebola threatens growth as costs squeeze budgets - Moody's
Ebola threatens growth as costs squeeze budgets - Moody's
The world's worst outbreak of Ebola may inflict "broad" economic damage on the West African countries of Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone, according...
African Bank chief exec quits
African Bank chief exec quits
African Bank Investments Ltd, South Africa's largest provider of unsecured loans, said founder and chief executive Leon Kirkinis resigned as it...
IMF likely to cut South Africa's economic growth forecast
IMF likely to cut South Africa's economic growth forecast
A senior IMF official has hinted that the international lender is likely to cut South Africa's economic growth forecast when it releases a global...

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