With fake credit cards, fraudsters made 14 000 transactions totalling R300-million from 1 400 ATMs in just three hours.
Reserve Bank notes major recent shocks to economy, but says our banks could withstand a ratings downgrade.
The central bank has stated that it has no intention of intervening in the Gupta family's battle against the banks that have closed their accounts.
South Africa has regained its position as the largest stock market in Africa and the Middle East.
The archive wants access to Reserve Bank financial records that'd serve as a starting point for how the apartheid regime pulled off economic crimes.
Reserve Bank governor Lesetja Kganyago has announced that the repo rate will remain on hold at 6%, for now.
In light of the US Federal Reserve's decision not to hike interest rates, the SA Reserve Bank is expected to follow suit and hold the repo rate.
The decision gives the Reserve Bank the chance to keep future rises more moderate.
Electricity shortages are expected to affect growth and the Reserve Bank's forecast has been revised downwards as a result.
The bank is concerned that a former director – a Holocaust denialist – has betrayed confidentiality with "scurrilous allegations" in his book.
Ex-president Joyce Banda has distanced herself from claims Rajan Mahtani used her to buy his way back into business.
Inflation figures are good, but uncertainty over the oil price raises a question about interest rates.
A range of crucial economic factors will have a bearing on the monetary policy committee’s decision to be announced on Thursday.
Emerging markets are bracing themselves for fallout once the interest rate rises in the US, according to the IMF's deputy director.
Inflation in Africa's second biggest economy has bust out of the Reserve Bank's target band again in May.
The prime lending rate remains at 9% in the wake of Reserve Bank governor Gill Marcus's announcement that the repurchase rate will be kept at 5.5%.
The rand is down and inflation is up, but has not yet breached the Reserve Bank's upper target range.
The rand has bounced back from a five-year low on expectations that the Reserve Bank will raise the repo rate as inflation grows.
GIll Marcus's surprise announcement that the repo rate will increase to 5.5% is in line with recent actions taken in other emerging economies.