Tag: Futuregrowth

SA seeks R1.5tn for infrastructure boom

Finance minister Tito Mboweni will have the difficult task of coming up with a budget to save South Africa’s economy. But tension has already started last week when South Africa Reserve Bank governor, Lesetja Kganyago announced its resistance to finance the growing budget deficit. On top of this the South African government has told asset managers and banks that they need R1.5 trillion from over the next decade for infrastructure. Jason Lightfoot, Portfolio Manager for Futuregrowth Infrastructure & Development Bond Fund joins CNBC Africa for more.

Why Futuregrowth has beef with the JSE over bond reforms

Futuregrowth claims the JSE has backtracked on previous agreements made between the parties when it comes to bond market reforms. CNBC Africa spoke to Olga Constantatos, Futuregrowth's head of credit for more.

Futuregrowth reinstates funding to Land Bank

As part of the engagement with Futuregrowth, some recommendations have been collectively put forward.

Why Futuregrowth is suspending loans to S.A's state-owned enterprises

Africa’s biggest private fixed-income money manager believes other investors will follow.