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.

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.

FNB quietly switches on LTE service

2016-04-20 07:23

Financial institution First National Bank has activated its LTE service on its mobile network without much fanfare.

Namibia house price growth beats all but one SA province

2016-04-13 13:53

Of all the major rand area regions, the Western Cape had the highest house price growth in the first quarter, followed by Namibia.

Why W Cape house price growth bucks the trend

2016-04-12 18:35

The Western Cape has managed to “buck the trend” of slowing house price growth of late, says John Loos, household and property sector strategist at FNB.

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 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.

Another Fin24 user's tale of SIM-swap fraud

2016-03-29 16:34

Fin24 user Kevin has come forward with his story of SIM-swap fraud, following reports about a scam that hit a Cape Town audiologist Gail Jacklin.

Level of new mortgage lending likely to decline - expert

2016-03-23 07:13

The level of new mortgage lending is likely to decline in the near term, according to John Loos, household and property sector strategist at FNB home loans.

House prices seem set for slower growth - ooba

2016-03-22 13:56

Ooba says its property statistics for February indicate the emergence of slower year-on-year house price growth trends.


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.

Banks acted alone when dropping Guptas - bank association

2016-04-14 09:27

The banks that have stopped offering services to companies tied to the Gupta family did so separately and independently, says the nation’s banking association.

Gauteng could gain from expensive W Cape property - expert

2016-04-13 07:20

While the Western Cape has relative strength in its residential property market, this could become a growth constraint due to the loss of young skills, warns an expert.

Gupta-owned Oakbay shares dive 16%, CEO to set up bank meetings

2016-04-12 10:22

Oakbay will start setting up meetings with banks to try restore relations after the lenders cut links with the company amid speculation on the Guptas political influence.

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.

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.

Weakening in construction activity - index

2016-03-23 16:40

More than 70% of respondents in the latest FNB/BER Civil Confidence Index are dissatisfied with current business conditions.

Renting becoming more attractive than buying - index

2016-03-22 17:28

Rental figures show the residential rental option is broadly becoming more attractive compared to the relatively expensive home buying option, says an expert.

More details on FNB outlet closures

2016-03-15 13:28

First National Bank says it plans to close over 20 outlets amid the growing adoption of digital banking channels.

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