5 ANC policy proposals that could change SA's economy

2017-12-14 11:57

Key policy proposals on the table at the ANC’s 54th national conference, added during the national policy conference in June/July, could change SA's economic trajectory.

Bankorp-CIEX case in 10 quotes

2017-12-08 21:10

This week the court heard how the Public Protector failed to “apply her mind” during the Bankorp-CIEX probe and possibly breached the Constitution. Fin24 wraps up the top 10 quotes heard in the case.

Bankorp’s lifeboat was unlawful – PP’s counsel

2017-12-07 12:05

The Public Protector’s counsel has argued that the lifeboat extended by the SARB to Bankorp, which was facing insolvency during the apartheid era, was unlawful.

SARB lawyer climbs into Mkhwebane, says she misled, disrespected the court

2017-12-06 12:06

Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane’s conduct during the litigation process of the Bankorp-CIEX report was disrespectful to the law and the courts, the SARB’s counsel has argued.

Bankorp-CIEX: Court rejects Open Secrets' intervention bid

2017-12-05 12:08

The court review of the Bankorp-CIEX report started with non-profit company Open Secrets presenting its case to be admitted as a friend of the court.

Taking aim at Mkhwebane

2017-12-03 09:41

Firing its latest salvo in the CIEX court case, the central bank wants the Public Protector to pay dearly, writes Dewald van Rensburg.

Ramos hits back after Public Protector guns for ABSA

2017-11-28 11:31

ABSA CEO Maria Ramos says the bank will seek a punitive cost order if Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane continues to defend the Bankorp/CIEX report.

What SARB can - and can’t - do about illicit financial flows

2017-11-24 14:55

South Africa's Reserve Bank is facing a growing challenge of illicit financial flows and money laundering from gangs and errant businesses hell-bent on tricking regulators.

Weak GDP growth could not tempt SARB to cut rates - analyst

2017-11-23 20:18

While SARB governor Lesetja Kganyago reiterated that GDP growth has remained weak, it was not enough to tempt the MPC to cut rates, says an investment analyst.

Hawkish tone on rates could help rand - analyst

2017-11-23 11:54

The monetary policy committee of the South African Reserve Bank will probably convey a hawkish tone, which could help the rand move lower, says an analyst.


Remaining SARB branches to close to public

2017-12-11 16:53

The SA Reserve Bank says it will be closing its Durban, Cape Town and Johannesburg branches to the public.

Judgment reserved on Bankorp-CIEX matter

2017-12-07 12:40

Judgment on the Bankorp-CIEX report has been reserved and the court will endeavour to deliver judgment early 2018.

SARB’s attack could cost Mkhwebane her job, PP counsel argues

2017-12-06 14:50

Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane’s legal counsel has argued that the SARB has launched a personal attack on her integrity which could cost Mkhwebane her job.

Mkhwebane ditched ABSA to meet BLF instead, court hears

2017-12-05 15:25

Instead of granting ABSA its request for a meeting, the Public Protector chose to meet with other parties - including ABSA’s adversary BLF - before finalising the Bankorp-CIEX report.

Court to review Bankorp-CIEX report on apartheid bailout money

2017-12-05 10:03

A court will review the Public Protector’s report on apartheid bailout money for Bankorp which was bought by ABSA, to determine if there are still monies outstanding to the Reserve Bank.

#News24 ICYMI: Predicted petrol price increase; Manana co-accused sentenced; and Coetzee says Boks are moving in the right direction

2017-11-28 18:12

President Jacob Zuma is 'attending to' Bongo bribe claims; Diamonds belonging to Princess Diana feature on Meghan Markle’s engagement ring and missing Zimbabwean activist's family still holds out hope after his 2015 abduction.

Mkhwebane has abused Public Protector office - SARB

2017-11-28 09:20

The Reserve Bank has applied for a declaratory order from the high court that Busisiwe Mkhwebane abused the office of the Public Protector, and wants her to pay legal costs independently.

Make most of stable interest rate - property experts

2017-11-24 06:00

The decision by the MPC to leave the repo rate unchanged at 6.75% brings some good news, particularly for cash-strapped homeowners, says a property expert.

SARB leaves repo rate unchanged

2017-11-23 15:21

The Monetary Policy Committee of the SA Reserve Bank has decided to keep the repo rate unchanged at 6.75% on Thursday.

SARB won’t move on rates as it awaits downgrade decision - analyst

2017-11-23 06:00

The Monetary Policy Committee may keep rates unchanged given the looming credit downgrade, says an analyst.

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