Absa Capital

Row over new securities tax

Analysts have claimed that billions are at stake and the derivatives market could be destroyed because of the new securities tax touted by government.

Multi-asset ETFs invest in equities, bonds and cash

Two new ETF products could woo both the slightly risk-averse retail and institutional investor.

Rand slightly firmer; stocks may open flat

The rand firmed slightly against the dollar on Tuesday but was seen lacking momentum to push through key levels in the absence of key data locally.

Investors can diversify with passive investments

Absa provides an opportunity to invest retirement funds in lower-cost ETFs.

CPI ticks up to 3,4% in October

South Africa's targeted consumer inflation quickened slightly to 3,4% year-on-year in October from 3,2% in September, data showed on Wednesday.

The RAFI explained

RAFI forms part of a new breed of smart beta products -- and investors are keen to find out more about them.

An investment first for South Africa

South Africa's first independent exchange-traded funds (ETF) investment platform for financial advisers is set to launch in Gauteng this month.

SA’s manufacturing output plummets

Manufacturing output in South Africa plummeted 7,0% year-on-year in December from the previous month's revised 6,4%.

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Western Cape Judge Mushtak Parker faces second misconduct complaint

The Cape Bar Council says his conduct is ‘unbecoming the holding of judicial office’

The Mogale Centre: A place of hope for young offenders

In the last story of her series about children behind bars, Athandiwe Saba speaks to young men who have committed serious crimes and are now living behind the walls of the Mogale Child and Youth Care Centre

Covid-19 fight to enter house-to-house testing phase

President urges people to continue staying at home for the next 17 days

Press Releases

The online value of executive education in a Covid-19 world

Executive education courses further develop the skills of leaders in the workplace

Sisa Ntshona urges everyone to stay home, and consider travelling later

Sisa Ntshona has urged everyone to limit their movements in line with government’s request

SAB Zenzele’s special AGM postponed until further notice

An arrangement has been announced for shareholders and retailers to receive a 77.5% cash payout

20th Edition of the National Teaching Awards

Teachers are seldom recognised but they are indispensable to the country's education system

Awards affirm the vital work that teachers do

Government is committed to empowering South Africa’s teachers with skills, knowledge and techniques for a changing world

SAB Zenzele special AGM rescheduled to March 25 2020

New voting arrangements are being made to safeguard the health of shareholders

Dimension Data launches Saturday School in PE

The Gauteng Saturday School has produced a number of success stories