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South African Reserve Bank confirms it has referred Capitec to the credit regulator for investigation

The South African Reserve Bank confirmed in an emailed statement to CNBC Africa that it has referred Capitec to the National Credit Regulator.

Capitec Bank opens its doors to Viceroy

By: Capitec Bank Capitec Bank has responded to the latest allegations by American short-seller, Viceroy Research Group, saying its new report is again filled with...

Viceroy responds to Capitec

By: Viceroy Research   On January 30, 2018 Viceroy Research released our report on Capitec citing a need for large impairments and regulatory intervention. The issues expressed...

Why Capitec remains Africa’s strongest banking brand

Why Capitec remains Africa’s strongest banking brand

Viceroy’s report on Capitec is flawed – S&P

S&P Global Ratings said yesterday that its ratings on Capitec Bank was not affected by the investment report published by Viceroy Research on January 30th or by the market's reaction to the report. S&P has Capitec ranked at BB, or speculative, with a stable outlook in line with sovereign rating. Matthew Pirnie, Primary Credit Analyst at S&P Global joins CNBC Africa for more.

South Africa’s Capitec dismisses Benguela global fund report

South African lender Capitec Bank Holdings dismissed Benguela Global Fund Managers’ letter on Thursday, which had raised concerns about the lender’s business practices. Benguela wrote...

Capitec Bank Responds Quickly and Strongly Refutes Viceroy Claims

By: Capitec Bank Capitec Bank is deeply concerned about the integrity of a report by Viceroy Research. We received a copy of the Viceroy research report...

Capitec dismisses Viceroy report

Capitec dismisses Viceroy report

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...


Telkom, Samsung team up with South African government to track those with COVID-19

South Africa’s Telkom, Samsung and the government have teamed up to develop a track and trace database to identify the whereabouts of people who may have contracted coronavirus.

Is the S&P 500 likelier to hit 2,900 or 1,800 by the end of 2020? | Capital Connection

Stephane Monier of Lombard Odier Private Bank outlines the two scenarios which could play out for the markets, and gives his potential targets for the S&P 500 under each one.

Expecting deep recession followed by sharp recovery: Goldman Sachs strategist | Squawk Box Europe

Silvia Ardagna, managing director of the investment strategy group at Goldman Sachs Private Wealth Management, shares her outlook for the economy amid the coronavirus crisis.

Expect ‘very significant topline decline’ for luxury brands: Analyst | Squawk Box Europe

Luca Solca, senior research analyst for global luxury goods at Bernstein, outlines how the coronavirus crisis is impacting the luxury sector.

Little chance that an OPEC+ deal will save the oil market from virus slump | Capital Connection

Victor Shum of IHS Markit says an agreement between Saudi Arabia and Russia looks unlikely and any production cut is too little too late.