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What is happening to house growth in Cape Town suburbs?

Aug 18 2019 19:45

FNB economist Siphamandla Mkhwanazi breaks down the sub-regional data for Cape Town suburbs in terms of house price growth.

Partner Content

Prescribed asset requirements and what it could mean for your hard-earned pension fund

Aug 14 2019 15:18

The total value of pension funds in SA is over R4 trillion and a new government policy around prescribed assets could unlock this pot of gold for the government to use for investments.


Looming food insecurity in Zimbabwe - economist

Aug 18 2019 17:56

Hardships due to Zimbabwe's poor maize harvest are exacerbated by unstable economic conditions in the country, says Agbiz economist Wandile Sihlobo.


Analysis & Opinion


Why the debt relief bill will see loan sharks circling consumers

Although the debt relief bill aims to throw a lifeline to indebted consumers,...


Debt relief: 'Poorest of the poor will pay a heavy price for SA's debt forgiveness legislation'

Writing off loans belonging to banks and other financial institutions...


Fuel price hikes - no end in sight for weary consumers

High oil prices have seen rising petrol prices globally, and for already...


China’s tobacco industry is building schools and no one is watching

Would you send your child to a school named after a cigarette brand? asks...


Disconnect between business and state contributed to Marikana massacre

The Marikana massacre, in which 34 striking mineworkers were shot dead...

In other news

London stock market opens higher after delay

Aug 16 2019 12:01

London's FTSE 100 shares index have rebounded when it finally opened on Friday after a delay caused by an unspecified trading issue.

Asia stocks choppy as trade war fears dominate markets

Aug 16 2019 10:08

Asian markets were jittery Friday as a modest rebound in US equities failed to ease fears over the US-China trade war and its impact on the world economy.

Eurozone stocks rebound; London open delayed

Aug 16 2019 09:50

Eurozone stock markets have recovered at the start of trading, but the opening of London's benchmark FTSE 100 index was delayed owing to a "trading" issue according to its operator.

Tokyo stocks end marginally higher

Aug 16 2019 09:47

Tokyo stocks have closed slightly higher, supported by gains of Chinese shares, but trade was sluggish with investors in a wait-and-see mode ahead of the weekend.

US stocks open higher, Dow up 0.2% after worst session of year

Aug 15 2019 16:19

Wall Street stocks have opened higher following mixed US economic data, bouncing modestly after the Dow suffered its worst session of the year.

Stocks, dollar slide after Wall Street rout

Aug 15 2019 14:12

Stock markets and the dollar have slid after Wall Street suffered its worst showing this year, as mounting fears of a possible global recession saw investors flee equities for havens such as bonds, the yen and gold.



Why you always need to stick to your strategy

Aug 14 2019 13:14

Investors are humans too – which means emotions can influence one’s trade decisions. Maintaining discipline is key in helping you to avoid making those emotionally driven mistakes.

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