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​How to invest offshore

It’s best to consult a professional financial advisor when investing offshore

Lenders allow Jooste more time to pay up

Lenders and other creditors have now agreed that Markus Jooste has until March 2019 to repay his debts without interest

Return of the irrepressible Bra X

This, an interview with radio personality Xolani Gwala, is the first in a series of profiles that will be a regular feature in the M&G

Titans face off in banks case

Before the court battle over rand-rigging begins, the tribunal must settle a number of preliminary skirmishes

Forex hearings: Competition Commission accused of being ‘vexatious and unreasonable’

After numerous pre-hearings, the matter is finally being heard, well over a year after the Competition Commission referred the case to the tribunal

Investec bleeds R220m from Steinhoff exposure

Steinhoff shares have plunged more than 95% since it reported irregularities in its accounts in December, valuing the business at about R8.85-billion

​Steinhoff’s ex-CEO could make a tidy penny after deal with banks

After Markus Jooste’s investment company has sold off assets to pay his creditors, the former Steinhoff CEO could make about R500-million

Dodging the credit ratings wrecking ball

The budget should placate ratings agencies, but analysts say we need solid political leadership and policy reforms to evade full-blown junk status

BLSA criticises trend of appointing joint CEOs

The group said the decision by Investec to appoint two chief executives perpetuates negative stereotypes

Can Black Friday repel festive Grinch?

Consumer confidence is so low that some may be wondering whether the infamous family has captured the festive season.

No end to SAA’s nightmares

Its problems are many and its debt overwhelming.So the question remains: Can the airline be saved?

Developer ‘duped’ investors out of millions

‘Mr Gap Housing’ Faizal Motlekar in multiple court battles to keep his construction empire afloat

Implement the NDP now, say leaders

Business, government and labour need to find common ground to grow the economy

Banks seek settlement — and also challenge collusion claims

"Earlier this year, the commission brought a case against 17 major local and international financial institutions for collusion"

‘Rate-rigging’ traders still at work

In SA, at worst, they will lose their jobs. But things will get ugly if Uncle Sam goes after them.

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The PPE scandal that the Treasury hasn’t touched

Many government officials have been talking tough about dealing with rampant corruption in PPE procurement but the majority won't even release names of who has benefited from the R10-billion spend

Health workers afraid of passing Covid to family

While nurses bear the brunt of the most psychologically affected of health workers, most are concerned about access to protective supplies

Treasury presents Covid-19 corruption action plan

Reports of corruption, over-pricing and the delivery of sub-standard PPE have become the norm over the past five months as the country grapples with the Covid-19 pandemic

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Covid-19: Outlook on the economy, politics and labour

Old Mutual had experts unpack the effects of the pandemic and provide practical tips on how to deal with the financial impact of job losses and salary cuts

Opt-in to Popia

All business owners should take note: there is a lot of work ahead to ensure compliance with the POPI Act that has just come into effect

Capital Legacy talks life

The Covid-19 pandemic is revealing how few people actually sort their affairs to the benefit of their loved ones they leave behind when they pass on

Accounting technician beats the odds to obtain a professional qualification

'Being an AT(SA) offers lifelong learning and professional development opportunities because you never get to stop learning'

Associate general accountant reveals why she chose to work in the public sector ­– and stayed

Rakshika Danilala is part of the team tasked with auditing the R500-billion fiscal package allocated by government to respond to the Covid-19 pandemic

Accounting for sustainability: A South African case study

The accountancy profession has been recognised and seen its models replicated as successful models for projects that contribute towards the SDGs

Debt management amid Covid-19 and beyond

This webinar on Debt Management, sponsored by Debt Rescue, had its experts share a practical approach to debt management amid this crisis and beyond

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