Bubble and boom Short the Dow, bank on China
Two very important trends are set to dominate hedge-fund strategy in 2019 – the all-too plausible prospect of a recession, and the rise in popularity of the Asia Pacific
15 Apr 2019
SENDING YOUR CHILDREN TO STUDY ABROAD As a father of three girls, aged between 8 and 13, and with a baby boy on his way, financial literacy and planning for the education of my children is something that is very important to me. Amongst my clients, I have also noticed over the years that it is fast becoming a trend for those who have the means, to send their children to study overseas as they seek to provide their children with the best possible education.
The 2017 Knight Frank Wealth Report found that nearly half of the respondents with clients in Africa (47%) strongly agreed that wealthy families are choosing to send their
17 Nov 2017
Nedback wins big Nedbank takes the African Retail Bank of the year honours
Nedbank claimed the African Retail Bank of the year award at the 2016 Retail Banking Global Conference and Awards in London on 19 May 2016. Nedbank emerged the winner among
02 Jun 2016
SMALL BUSINESS Financial statements help pave the way to small business success
Ask entrepreneurs what ingredients form the lifeblood of their businesses and most will say that enthusiasm, commitment and dedicated service are key.
18 Mar 2014
Finance New British Airways Credit Card launches in South Africa
The new British Airways Credit Card, launched in Johannesburg today, now offers consumers exceptional benefits with the best Avios earn rate in South Africa.
05 Feb 2014
Media Release Absa in Islamic banking solution first
South African bank Absa has launched the world's first Shari'ah compliant banking solution, in the form of an Islamic cheque value bundle offering customers a package of transactions and services for a flat fee
01 Aug 2013
George appointed director at Old Mutual New boss at investment division
Old Mutual Investment Group has appointed Hywel George in the capacity of Director of Investments. Hywel is currently a partner at the London-based Integral Asset Management, a boutique wealth management firm.
08 Jul 2013
Cutting edge Capitec banks on Altech ISIS to drive innovation
Financial institutions typically spend more on information technology (IT) – including software, hardware and services – than other services.
15 Apr 2013
Credit amnesty An attractively disguised threat
There are 19.69-million active credit consumers, of whom 53.1% are considered to be in good standing. The number of consumers with impaired credit records has slowly been deteriorating.
14 Mar 2013 - M. D.
World Bank 2013 report South Africa still tops for credit access
According to the World Bank’s 2013 Doing Business Report, South Africa has been joint-ranked, along with Malaysia and the United Kingdom, as the easiest country in the world for SMEs to get credit.
31 Dec 2012
Loans and repayments Controversial interest rate cut for indebted borrowers mooted
With plans announced by the Banking Association to cut interest rates in respect of people under debt review – is self-interest clouding judgement?
01 Nov 2012
The Tax Man SARS restricts cheque payments
As part of its modernisation journey, SARS Customs will impose a restriction on the value of cheque payments
19 Oct 2012

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