Zuma signs Twin Peaks Bill into law

2017-08-21 18:57

The Financial Sector Regulation Act - also known as Twin Peaks - has now been signed into law.

BREAKING: SA Reserve Bank wins court bid against Public Protector

2017-08-15 10:11

The South African Reserve Bank has won its application to have the Public Protector's remedial action to change its constitutional mandate set aside.

African Bank cuts 600 jobs to save R50m a year

2017-08-06 06:58

African Bank has reduced its staff complement by 636 full-time employees through a restructuring programme.

SA History Archive in court to force Reserve Bank to release apartheid secrets

2017-08-04 06:16

The South Africa History Archive (SAHA) is expected to head to the South Gauteng High Court in a bid to force the South African Reserve Bank to release records of suspected apartheid-era financial crimes.

BREAKING: Reserve Bank launches fresh court review against Public Protector

2017-08-03 09:57

The South African Reserve Bank has launched a fresh high court review against Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane regarding the remedial action she recommended.

Why SARB could cut rates again soon - economist

2017-08-01 21:00

SARB will likely cut interest rates further by at least an additional 25 basis points in the near future if inflation continues to track lower, explains an economist.

SARB: Just one major successful prosecution in 5 years

2017-08-01 17:54

The South African Reserve Bank has handed over 41 cases to the police over the past five years, which only resulted in one successful prosecution.

Rand breaches R13.30/$ on ratings jitters

2017-08-01 13:27

The rand has extended its losses, breaching the R13.30 to the US dollar level as credit rating fears resurfaced.

Kganyago: It is SARB's job to protect SA's financial stability

2017-08-01 11:08

Reserve Bank governor Lesetja Kganyago has told Parliament the SARB is a “creature” of the Constitution and is mandated to protect financial stability in the country.

Rand under pressure on the back of Moody's report

2017-07-31 12:24

Rating agency Moody’s says that although the rate cut will help short-term growth, it is not a solution for the structural problems weighing down the economy. The rand has since weakened.


Public Protector told to reflect on conduct in scathing judgment

2017-08-15 14:59

The Public Protector risks the charge of hypocrisy and incompetence if she fails to hold herself to an equal or higher standard than those subject to her rulings, says Judge John Murphy.

SA gold and forex reserves drop to $46.7bn

2017-08-07 10:02

South Africa's official gross gold and foreign exchange reserves decreased by $606m to $46.7bn in July, while the international liquidity position increased by $179m to $42.4bn

Public Protector to challenge new SARB application

2017-08-06 06:00

Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane has decided to challenge the latest court application by the SA Reserve Bank for a review of her CIEX report.

SARB slams CIEX report on Bankorp in fresh court bid

2017-08-03 13:45

Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane's report on the Bankorp bailout is riddled with errors, says the South African Reserve Bank

Battle for release of secret apartheid money crime records heats up

2017-08-03 07:38

Secret records of suspected financial crimes committed during the apartheid-era and linked to controversial business figures are back in focus as archivists are intent on exposing those who were involved in corruption more than two decades ago.

Kganyago: Political uncertainty weighs on economy

2017-08-01 20:02

SARB governor Lesetja Kganyago has admitted to Parliament that the political uncertainty in South Africa weighs heavily on investor confidence.

Judgment reserved on SARB-Public Protector matter

2017-08-01 13:30

Judgment has been reserved in the Reserve Bank's application to have the Public Protector's remedial action to change its constitutional mandate set aside.

Public Protector in 'serious error' about SARB's role - counsel

2017-08-01 13:09

SARB's counsel says the Public Protector was in serious error when she made the remedial action to have the bank’s Constitutional mandate changed, and that she misunderstood SARB's role.

SARB vs Public Protector: the battle continues at court

2017-08-01 07:26

The battle between the South African Reserve Bank and the Public Protector may finally end when a high court hears the bank’s arguments on Tuesday.

Kganyago strikes back at attacks on SARB

2017-07-28 14:58

Reserve Bank governor Lesetja Kganyago has continued to defend the mandate of the bank, saying that protecting the value of the currency is a core function of central banks.

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