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PIC: Eskom debt to equity swap is just one option

May 30 2020 11:05

A possible conversion of the Public Investment Corporation's bond investment in Eskom into equity is just one option on the table, the state-owned asset manager has said.

    Financial Services

    PIC extends Matshepo More's suspension

    May 29 2020 16:18

    The statement said that while a disciplinary inquiry report found that Matshepo More was not guilty, the Public Investment Corporation considered it “ill-advised” to reinstate her.

    Financial Services

    FIN24 SPEAKS LIVE | SARB governor Lesetja Kganyago on monetary policy in a post-Covid-19 world

    May 29 2020 10:20

    Fin24 editor Ron Derby speaks to Reserve Bank governor Lesetja Kganyago about monetary policy, the role of the central bank, and recovery post-coronavirus.

    Financial Services

    Old Mutual shows first signs of a struggling insurance sector

    May 28 2020 21:38

    Old Mutual says life insurance sales almost came to a standstill in its biggest business unit during the lockdown ,as brokers were not able to see customers, while some existing customers are seeking premium holidays and discounts or lapsing their policies.

    Financial Services

    SA financial system under stress, headed for 'extraordinary shocks' - Reserve Bank

    May 28 2020 06:00

    The South African Reserve Bank says SA's financial system is under growing stress, with people expected to struggle servicing their debt, or keep their insurance policies in place. Meanwhile, those who have money to save are already opting for short-term vehicles.

    Financial Services

    SA Banks not immune to collapsing, Reserve Bank warns

    May 27 2020 21:12

    While South African banks are more resilient than their European counterparts, they are not immune to collapsing as bad debts increase "significantly".

    Financial Services

    SA Development Bank seeks loans to plug funding gap

    May 27 2020 10:11

    Development Bank of Southern Africa is in talks with multilateral lenders and commercial banks to help plug a funding gap as disruptions in debt capital markets hinder its ability to sell bonds.

    Financial Services

    Odds stacked against investment industry as Covid-19 hits pension contributions

    May 26 2020 22:15

    The investment industry could face one of its toughest years to date in 2020 as people are losing their jobs and cashing out their pensions to survive while companies are giving those who remain employed options to save less for retirement.

    Financial Services

    Nedbank passes climate resolutions in SA first

    May 22 2020 13:05

    The bank has become the first South African company to have climate-related resolutions it tabled itself passed by its shareholders.


    Financial Services

    Investec calls for an acceleration of lockdown easing

    May 21 2020 18:15

    Group CEO Fani Titi says SA needs courage to accelerate the easing of the lockdown, because the notion that you either have lives or livelihoods is false. The country can do both in a safe manner.

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