Monday, August 19, 2019

Low business confidence persists

The RMB/BER Business Confidence Index (BCI) flatlined at a worryingly low 28 in the second quarter. More than seven out of ten respondents therefore...

Old Mutual Private Equity to invest in Footgear

Old Mutual Private Equity (OMPE), the direct private equity investing arm of Old Mutual Alternative Investments, today announced the acquisition of a majority interest...

Zurich Insurance Group successfully completes the acquisition of ANZ’s life insurance business, OnePath Life

Zurich Insurance Group (Zurich) successfully completes the acquisition of ANZ’s life insurance business, OnePath Life, becoming a leading life insurer for retail customers in...

Trade secrets most leaked company info: SearchInform

SearchInform research into a variety of sectors in South Africa, the MENA region and Latin America shows that trade secrets are leaked more often...

Trade war escalation threatens global economy

Stephane Monier, chief investment officer at Swiss private bank Lombard Odier, says that President Donald Trump’s increased tariffs on China’s imports to the US...