2017-11-10 15:18 Will SA slide deeper into junk? Rating agencies Standard & Poors and Moody’s are expected to review their ratings of South Africa later this month. Fund managers are divided on the likelihood of SA sliding into full junk status.
2017-10-23 13:22 How sport can teach business leaders to ‘pass the ball’ Business leaders can learn valuable lessons from sport and especially from a game like rugby.
2017-10-17 13:59 Tighter regulation curbs debt defaults A new index measuring debt defaults in South Africa affirmed that levels of financial literacy are attributable to the difference in education levels.
2017-10-16 17:05 Invested in a thriving asset class A rise in e-commerce is driving demand for warehousing space, creating a welcome boost for companies with logistics and industrial assets.
2017-09-29 14:24 Don’t do business with corrupt companies – Discovery CEO In light of KPMG and McKinsey’s questionable dealings, Adrian Gore spoke out against doing business with those that have engaged in corrupt practices - once their guilt has been established.

‘In a league of its own’ 2017-09-28 11:02 Under the leadership of CEO Paul Dunne, Northam Platinum is one of the few local miners in the platinum group metal space that can boast a strong balance sheet and well-performing assets.
SA’s gender laws boost economic freedom rating 2017-09-28 15:41 While SA moved up the economic freedom rankings from last year, since 1994, the trend has been largely downward as a result of government policies.
Is SA mining ‘uninvestable’? 2017-09-21 11:01 With insufficient capital reserves, SA needs to attract foreign capital to develop mining projects. But policy ambiguity is increasingly impacting on the investment case for this sector.
Innovation could save SA’s economy – World Bank 2017-09-20 14:56 SA will need to boost productivity and attract more investment into research and development if it is to increase its economic output.
World Bank drops SA 2017 growth forecast 2017-09-19 15:16 The World Bank has downgraded South Africa’s 2017 growth forecast to 0.6% from 1.1% in January. Unless the economy starts growing, SA's poor will continue to live in grinding poverty.
Uncertainty reigns over banks’ transformation targets 2017-09-19 13:54 Will new regulations oblige banks and financial services institutions to comply with radical targets in an attempt to accelerate black ownership and inclusion?

Glencore directors step down from DRC unit amid probe

Nov 20 2017 15:06

Three Glencore executives have stepped down as directors of the Swiss trader’s copper and cobalt unit, Katanga Mining after an internal review found 'material weaknesses' in financial reporting controls at the operation.


Get ready for the next digital revolution

Nov 20 2017 12:28

Technology is moving ever deeper into immersive computing in the form of virtual and augmented reality. Many investors are wary of this trend, but the revenue numbers show it’s time to take note.