South African Reserve Bank

 
Bulls shrug off bitcoin bubble
Bulls shrug off bitcoin bubble
In March 2014 United States tycoon and master investor Warren Buffett dismissed bitcoin as a mirage. At that time one bitcoin, a virtual currency,...
Why the public protector's Absa billions report should be binned according to SARB
Why the public protector's Absa billions report should be binned according to SARB
The South African Reserve Bank (SARB) tore into Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane’s report on the Absa-Bankorp lifeboat, in a new court...
Surprise interest rate cut
Surprise interest rate cut
The South African Reserve Bank’s surprise decision to cut interest rates by 25 basis points offers some reprieve for financially strained South...
Nobody's buying ANC's Reserve Bank story
Nobody's buying ANC's Reserve Bank story
A few months ago, the South African Reserve Bank announced it was making 149 000 shares available to the public and I made a snap decision to...
Reserve Bank: The Public Protector is wrong, irrational, and dangerous
Reserve Bank: The Public Protector is wrong, irrational, and dangerous
The South African Reserve Bank (SARB) has torn into Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane, calling her attempt to rewrite the Constitution “ill-informed and reckless”, and a threat to the poor....
Why the public protector is dangerously wrong
Why the public protector is dangerously wrong
The proposal of the public protector, advocate Busisiwe Mkhwebane, that the Constitution should be amended to change the role of the South African...
OPINION: Public protector's report fails to make a case against Absa
OPINION: Public protector's report fails to make a case against Absa
The sustained degradation of key institutions such as the police service, the Hawks and the National Prosecuting Authority has reached so desperate a...
Reserve Bank leaves benchmark rate unchanged at 7%
Reserve Bank leaves benchmark rate unchanged at 7%
The South African Reserve Bank (SARB) left interest rates unchanged for a third consecutive meeting as it cut its inflation forecast...
The role of central banks is changing: What South Africans should look out for
The role of central banks is changing: What South Africans should look out for
The 2008 financial crisis showed up glaring gaps in the way that central banks operate. As a result, adjustments have been made to their roles...
The JSE's R100bn foreign investor slip-up 'is embarrassing but not devastating'
The JSE's R100bn foreign investor slip-up 'is embarrassing but not devastating'
“There are three kinds of lies: lies, damned lies and statistics,” American satirist Mark Twain famously stated. Last week, erroneous...
New registrar of banks faces a changed world
New registrar of banks faces a changed world
Kuben Naidoo will have a lot to turn his attention to in his new post as the registrar of banks at the South African Reserve Bank.

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