Monday, August 20, 2018

In the news today: The insurance industry should expect an increase in extreme weather...

Insurers should brace for extreme weather According to AON, 97% of the 330 natural catastrophes that occurred in 2017 were weather-related. Are we ready for...

In the news today: Tensions between the US and Turkey escalate, China counters American...

US-Turkish alliance unravelling NATO members Turkey and the United States have fallen out over US sanctions – and Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan has threatened...

In the news today: The South African Reserve Bank won’t prop up the rand,...

SARB won’t interfere on rand The South African Reserve Bank was “surprised” by the rand’s slide, but is unlikely to intervene unless “there would be...

In the news today: The rand continues to weaken, a landmark ruling could change...

The rand slides – but it’s not our fault Emerging-market currencies are struggling, with the Turkish lira plunging to a new record low. “The trade...

In the news today: Steinhoff shareholders to sue, Iran sanctions could affect MTN’s future...

Shareholders to sue Steinhoff for R185bn Brace yourself for the biggest class-action lawsuit in South Africa’s history.  READ MORE Iran sanctions to hurt MTN? The mobile telecommunications...