Radebe: Govt talks on banks' Gupta decision 'ongoing'

2016-04-29 14:31

The ministers involved in the stand-off between the big four banks and Gupta-owed Oakbay investments will report back in two weeks, Planning Minister Jeff Radebe says.

Barclays Africa to trial bank chatbot

2016-04-27 16:46

Absa Bank has announced that it will pilot a chatbot within the coming few weeks, claiming it is the first bank to do so in Africa.

DA snubs Guptas' Oakbay for meeting on banks

2016-04-25 14:19

The DA has refused to meet Oakbay Investments CEO Nazeem Howa, who apparently wrote to the party requesting a meeting regarding being blacklisted by SA's banks.

Absa Insurance to sell unit to Santam

2016-04-15 13:05

Absa Insurance Company has entered into an agreement to sell its intermediated commercial short-term insurance business.

What to do if an ATM gives you white paper

2016-04-14 10:43

Absa Bank says an incident in which a woman found white paper in between the cash she had withdrawn from an ATM was a “rare” occurrence, and has told customers what they can do if this happens to them.

Absa refuses to comment on ANCWL's 'apartheid corruption' claims

2016-04-13 14:01

Absa says it won't get involved in a debate with the ANC Women's League, after it accused the bank of benefiting corruptly under the apartheid government.

Franchising offers chance to be your own boss

2016-04-11 14:28

Despite the economic downturn, the franchise sector continues to grow and outpaces growth in other business sectors.

Think long-term value when buying shares

2016-04-11 11:04

SA’s top five banking stocks have taken a knock, but this is a good time to be proactive and buy.

SA investors seek 10% stake of Barclays Africa

2016-04-08 16:27

A group of South African investors, including the PIC, plan to make an offer for 10% of the shares in Barclays Africa Group Ltd, according to a source.

FNB dumps Guptas' Oakbay Investments

2016-04-06 13:46

First National Bank is the latest firm, following Absa and KPMG to have severed ties with the powerful and wealthy Gupta family.


SA banks under pressure as economy stumbles

2016-04-28 16:26

South African banks are facing growing credit risks as the economy worsens, warns rating agency Standard & Poor's.

Banks: We respect constitutional right of Oakbay protesters

2016-04-26 18:29

South Africa's big banks say they respect Oakbay employees’ constitutional right to protest the move by banks to blacklist the Gupta-owned company.

Gupta saga: No talks yet between govt and banks

2016-04-24 18:08

The banks who ditched the Guptas' Oakbay Resources & Energy have no clue when they will be meeting government ministers to explain their actions.

Another case of ATM ‘white paper’ – has this happened to you?

2016-04-15 11:00

Another case has been reported of a customer receiving white paper from an ATM in between his notes, and finding he was short on cash.

I feel sorry for ANC Women's League - Madonsela

2016-04-13 14:50

The ANC Women's League should focus on fighting for gender equality and inclusive development, Public Protector Thuli Madonsela has said in response to the league's criticism of her.

Woman furious after ATM gives her paper - report

2016-04-13 08:02

A Cape Town woman has been left fuming after the ATM she used to withdraw R1 000 gave her pieces of white paper in between some of her notes, a report says.

Here's where you can get your smart ID card

2016-04-11 14:09

South Africans can finally apply for their smart ID cards at local banks following the launch of government's eChannel programme.

Guptas influence over Oakbay still a concern

2016-04-08 17:39

The Gupta family may have resigned from the management and board of Oakbay Resources & Energy, but questions remain over their influence in the company.

Guptas take on FNB CEO Jacques Celliers

2016-04-06 21:30

Oakbay Investments is demanding that First National Bank boss Jacques Celliers explain why the bank dumped the company.

More financial services firms cut links with Gupta firm

2016-04-04 18:02

Sponsors Absa and Sasfin have severed ties with Gupta-owned firm Oakbay Resources and Energy amid news that auditor KPMG also abandoned the company.

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