What to expect from the financial week ahead

2017-09-25 06:00

There’s a fair bit of data coming out this week despite it being a shortened week, according to Mamello Matikinca, FNB senior economist.

Building prospects in doldrums despite slight confidence uptick

2017-09-19 12:36

Despite a slight increase in confidence, the building sector is likely to continue to perform poorly in the fourth quarter, according to the Building Confidence Index.

Retail trade sales rise as consumers become more price-savvy

2017-09-13 14:11

SA retail sales disappointed with a disappointing -0.6% fall month-on-month, after rising by a much healthier 0.6% in June, according to an economist.

Credit card myths debunked

2017-09-05 21:35

Few consumers really know all there is to be known about how a credit card works and how it can be used effectively, says the head of collections at FNB.

Anxious week for 300 staff of VR Laser

2017-09-03 06:00

It will be an anxious week for 300 employees of VR Laser (VRL).

We did not spy on former employees - FNB

2017-08-29 14:53

Despite media reports alleging that FNB had intercepted the WhatsApp messages of former employees, the bank told Fin24 that it has not done so.

FNB says services restored, but clients continue to bash bank

2017-08-25 13:19

FNB says it has restored banking after a glitch knocked out access to services. However, users are reportedly still experiencing issues.

This bank is still the cheapest for personal transactions, Solidarity research shows

2017-08-10 21:14

Capitec bank still reigns supreme when it comes to bank charges related to personal transaction accounts, research revealed.

How provinces weigh up in terms of house price growth

2017-07-10 19:31

There is a relatively strong house price growth differential between the Western Cape and the rest of the major regions in South Africa, indices show.

5 habits that stop you from building your savings

2017-07-05 07:02

The extent to which you are able to save depends largely on your attitude towards money and not how much you earn, says a product specialist.


Homes less affordable despite slow house price growth - economist

2017-09-22 10:13

There has been slight residential affordability deterioration despite relatively slow average house price growth, FNB housing affordability ratios show.

SA banks can still thrive in Africa - analyst

2017-09-18 05:00

Despite a tough six months for banking operations in the rest of Africa, there is still a business case for SA’s four major banks to continue their operations, says an analyst.

FNB’s Africa operations weigh down profits

2017-09-07 12:50

FNB’s results were mainly driven by the performance of its domestic operations, as operations in the rest of Africa saw profit before tax decline 32%.

Average house price growth likely to slow again - index

2017-09-05 15:35

It seems increasingly likely that 2017 will be the third consecutive year of slowing average annual house price growth, according to the latest FNB House Price Index.

PPF demands reinstatement of 'FNB 4'

2017-08-30 05:00

FNB must reinstate the so-called "FNB 4" with immediate effect, demands the Progressive Professionals' Forum.

PICS: FNB CEO makes peace deal with Gigaba, agrees to fly SAA again

2017-08-25 22:24

FNB CEO Jacques Celliers will fly SAA once again, after a positive engagement with Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba regarding the national carrier’s governance issues.

Gigaba will engage with FNB CEO over SAA boycott

2017-08-15 17:00

Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba will engage with FNB CEO Jacques Celliers following his declaration that he will no longer fly with South African Airways.

Better finance deal for black industrialists

2017-07-25 16:51

A new agreement between FNB and the Department of Trade is set to help black industrialists access funds.

Signs of broad slowing in Cape Town house price growth

2017-07-10 18:18

The Mother City's property market remains resilient, despite signs of a broad slowing in house price growth in the City of Cape Town starting to emerge.

FNB announces zero data fees on mobile app

2017-07-02 16:15

Financial services provider FNB has become the latest bank to offer free banking by scrapping data costs on its mobile app.

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