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GDP declines more than expected, at 0.6%
GDP declines more than expected, at 0.6%
South Africa’s gross domestic product (GDP) contracted 0.6% in the third quarter after economic activity in a number of sectors weakened.
Is your cash fuelling the climate crisis?
Is your cash fuelling the climate crisis?
Your money — that you deposit in a bank or in an investment fund — may be being used to support industries that create global warming...
Clover sale cheeses off unions
Clover sale cheeses off unions
The proposed acquisition of dairy company Clover by Tel Aviv-based consortium Milco is being opposed by two unions, the General Industry Workers...
Why the gender pay gap persists
Why the gender pay gap persists
‘I thought I was a feminist before I was a working mother, but all I was before this was a man with tits.”
​How to invest offshore
​How to invest offshore
Given the compelling reasons for investing offshore, which include diversification benefits, reduced emerging market and currency risk, and...
Offshore investment
Offshore investment
Diversification benefits — investing in international assets allows for greater diversification, which is a key investment...
Lenders allow Jooste more time to pay up
Lenders allow Jooste more time to pay up
Banks have granted Steinhoff International’s former chief executive officer, Markus Jooste, another extension to pay back his debt, as the global...
Talk of state spending rings hollow
Talk of state spending rings hollow
The ANC’s proposed economic stimulus package to boost growth and possible plans by the government to pump more money into ailing parastatals...
Return of the irrepressible Bra X
Return of the irrepressible Bra X
Xolani Gwala is alive and live. The red “mic on” light glows behind his lair in the 702 studio, and his velvety baritone patter adds extra...
Titans face off in banks case
Titans face off in banks case
In a stuffy beige courtroom in Pretoria this week, some of the country’s top legal minds faced off in the battle between the Competition...
Forex hearings: Competition Commission accused of being 'vexatious and unreasonable'
Forex hearings: Competition Commission accused of being 'vexatious and unreasonable'
The first leg of the Competition Tribunal’s hearings into allegations of foreign exchange collusion by 23 local and international banks began on...
Investec bleeds R220m from Steinhoff exposure
Investec bleeds R220m from Steinhoff exposure
Investec Bank lost R220-million as a result of credit exposure to Steinhoff, the company said on Thursday, as it released financial results...

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