Monday, January 21, 2019
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Sygnia’s purchase approved

The Competition Authorities and the Registrar of Collective Investment Schemes regulatory approvals have been obtained for Sygnia’s purchase of db X-trackers (RF) Proprietary Limited...

Flawed process and flawed charter will curtail mining development

By Soria Hay, head of corporate finance at Bravura. The government seems to have been wanting to create the biggest shock possible in the mining...

Umbrella or standalone retirement funds

By Nigel Willmott, head of employee benefits, Citadel Over the past decade, there has been a progressive migration from standalone group retirement funds to umbrella-fund participation...

South Africa slips into technical recession

By Coface South Africa economy contracted in Q1 2017 by 0.7% (q-o-q, annualised), following a 0.3% contraction in Q4 2016, moving the country into a...
Credit ratings

Junk status on the horizon

A downgrade by at least one of the ratings agencies is a very real possibility later in the year, Adrian Saville, Citadel chief strategist,...