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The future must change for women
The future must change for women
All stakeholders agree that the glaring gender inequalities that persist in South Africa require urgent attention. However, there is less agreement...
BLSA criticises trend of appointing joint CEOs
BLSA criticises trend of appointing joint CEOs
Business Leadership SA on Tuesday said it was "seriously concerned" about the tendency of South African companies to appoint joint CEOs when "it is...
Flailing giant Eskom a threat to SA
Flailing giant Eskom a threat to SA
Is Eskom, and by extension the country, facing a financial reckoning? The beleaguered utility is deemed to be too big to fail, given the government’s exposure to its debt and the fact that it is the economy’s major supplier of power....
Economists kept guessing on Reserve Bank rate call
Economists kept guessing on Reserve Bank rate call
Economists are divided over whether South African Reserve Bank Governor Gill Marcus will act to counter above-target inflation, or support weak...
Freak out: why African Bank's record loss has left the market unphased
Freak out: why African Bank's record loss has left the market unphased
African Bank Investments, which reported a record first-half loss, is finding buyers for its debt among investors betting the South African...
Coronation fund adds Northam as Investec dumps it
Coronation fund adds Northam as Investec dumps it
Coronation Fund Managers’ small-cap fund is boosting its stake in Northam Platinum as a similar fund at Investec Asset Management dumps the...
Glencore Xstrata's diversity to attract JSE investors
Glencore Xstrata's diversity to attract JSE investors
Glencore Xstrata, the global metals producer and commodities supplier that started trading in Johannesburg on Wednesday, will draw strong demand...
Grocers trade at lowest in three years as profits stall
Grocers trade at lowest in three years as profits stall
The FTSE/JSE Africa Food & Drug Retailers Index has declined 18% this year through August 23 to trade at 22 times earnings. The...
Investec loaned R240-million to company in liquidation
Investec loaned R240-million to company in liquidation
The debt is “fully secured on underlying collateral which is predominantly property,” Ursula Nobrega, head of investor relations at...
Gold stocks soar on weaker rand
Gold stocks soar on weaker rand
The six-member FTSE/JSE Africa Gold Mining Index jumped 11%, the most since November 24 2008, to 1 511.14 by the close on...
How you should be investing in turbulent times
How you should be investing in turbulent times
It is important to stress from the outset that the world is not fixed. Sure it is fixing, but there is a big difference between fixing and fixed....
What should investors be doing?
What should investors be doing?
The third-quarter collective investment scheme statistics released by the Association for Savings and Investment SA (Asisa) on Thursday illustrate...

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