Investors on edge as fears of trade war mount

Lukman Otunuga, Research Analyst | FXTM Global equity bears marched into Thursday’s trading session with a mission to sow chaos across stock markets, as fears...

Should you sell your investment property?

Praven Subbramoney | Private Bank Lending at FNB A decision to sell a long term asset such as a property can sometimes be a challenging decision...

Why you should bring your money back home to SA

Daniel Buntman, Principal Head | International Banking, Absa RBB The election of Cyril Ramaphosa to replace former President Jacob Zuma as President of South Africa...

What does protectionism mean for African economies?

Jameel Ahmad | FXTM We’ve seen fallout from the West hit African economies hard in the past. The subprime mortgage debacle and resulting 2008 financial...

Why black-owned bank VBS was placed under curatorship

SizweNtsalubaGobodo will be the curator of VBS Mutual Bank and will be represented by Anoosh Rooplal.

Why Africa should throw people in jail – quickly

Overall Ramaphosa needs to move fast before the forces of corruption can organise and fight back.

Money, love and happiness: The best time to start the money conversation is right...

When it comes to matters of the heart, people often say that “opposites attract.”  If this is indeed the case, it may also hold...

Why taking out debt for a bond deposit is risky

Lee Mhlongo| FNB  First time home buyers often get caught by surprise when banks ask for a deposit in order to secure a home loan. “When...
Will S.A's 2017 Budget bode well for retirement savings?

Investment tips for kicking your savings into action in 2018

George Herman | Citadel Investment Services With December holiday and New Year expenses putting a pinch on your pockets, you may be one of many looking...
Capitec rides tough lending climate

South African Reserve Bank Responds to Viceroy Report on Capitec Bank

By South African Reserve Bank and Reuters South Africa’s central bank said on Tuesday Capitec Holdings was “solvent, well capitalised and has adequate liquidity” in...
Capitec H1 HEPS up 20 per cent

South Africa’s Capitec falls 20% after adverse report by Viceroy Research

Shares in Capitec Holdings dropped as much as 20 percent after U.S. firm Viceroy Research said the South African lender overstates its financial assets...

SA investors have a problem due to high concentration risk

Adam Ebrahim, Chief Investment Officer, Oasis Asset Management argues that the South African equity market is highly concentrated in a few stocks which presents dangers for investors.

Billionaire Christo Wiese may have caused the selloff in Aspen: Saad  

Aspen’s CEO discusses his relationship with Steinhoff’s former CEO Markus Jooste Wiese’s selloff.

Viceroy Research hits back at SA’s critics

Viceroy tells CNBC Africa it is open to assist regulators.

2018 will be crucial to the flickering fortunes of Africa’s most advanced mining industry

The year will see a showdown between government, civil society, labour and business.

Angola’s central bank’s new currency plan could see kwanza devaluing by 30% – economist

The central bank said on Wednesday it would shift from a currency peg to a trading band,

Rand enjoys best quarter in more than seven years

Emerging market stocks, currencies enjoy best year since 2009

Steinhoff strengthens board with former Absa, Sanlam CEO & investment banker

Also appoints new independent financial and operational advisers