Two SA stocks that fit snugly into secret of wealth creation

2017-01-30 20:08

Alec Hogg identifies two SA companies that are competing successfully in the sophisticated UK market and are blessed with brilliant leadership.

This is the future – Stagnant Milan a warning for SA

2017-01-11 15:13

Once-thriving Milan reflects the result of ruinous socialist economics - a warning to SA, where the population is outstripping economic growth, says Alec Hogg.

The battle for the soul of SA leaves a powerful legacy

2016-11-09 16:01

In the battle for SA's soul it has been remarkable how an entire cadre of pillagers was routed by a handful of incorruptible citizens, says Alec Hogg.

Gupta Media’s questions after 'Biznews fingered' by Indi – and our response

2016-08-26 16:45

Alec Hogg answers an email from a Gupta Media reporter requesting a response to allegations about an alleged conspiracy to discredit Iqbal Survé.

Why every vote really does count

2016-08-03 08:36

Aleg Hogg outlines why every vote really does count in today’s historic municipal elections.

Why punters in the betting and investment markets called Brexit so wrong

2016-06-26 11:39

Alec Hogg says he made a novice’s mistake on Brexit by misinterpreting anthropologist Kate Fox’s brilliant guide Watching The English.

Is Constable SA’s worst CEO? Kantor responds – How (not) to value a CEO

2016-06-14 14:16

An economist looks at how to value a CEO, and what difference a well paid one should make to the worth of a firm like Sasol, given the influence of oil on the share price.

Investing the Warren Buffett way with Alec Hogg – ‘forget the noise’

2016-04-07 07:46

Alec Hogg, author of How To Invest Like Warren Buffett, talks to local value academic Adrian Saville on investing the Warren Buffett way.

Last kick of Gupta horse: attack Hogg, Bruce as 'captives of white capital'

2016-03-18 07:30

Having had papers served on myself and Biznews by a London law firm, Alec Hogg says he certainly didn’t share his mirth when an editorial appeared in Gupta Media.

Mailbox: My new ‘smartmeter’. My R563 000 electricity bill.

2016-03-14 14:43

Dennis de Necker’s electricity bill for the month of May 2015 was a staggering was a staggering R563 000 in a household of 3.


Alec on Winslyn: SA’s A-team represented at Davos – ‘give them a chance’

2017-01-24 13:54

Called a "toxic president" by a European newspaper, Zuma's absence at Davos was compensated for by SA's A Team and a sterling showing by the deputy president, says Alec Hogg.

Zuma bashing starting early as R80k restaurant bill resurfaces

2017-01-05 14:40

The scourge of fake news not only defames the innocent, but claims can be so outrageous that miscreants use them to deflect justifiable criticism, says Alec Hogg.

Futuregrowth’s Andrew Canter sparks a financial revolution – or not

2016-09-01 06:45

Alec Hogg believes Andrew Canter's courage in halting funds to state-owned enterprises through Futuregrowth will spark a financial revolution in South Africa.

Herman Mashaba should wear Malema barbs as a badge of honour

2016-08-18 15:40

Now that Herman Mashaba has helped oust the ANC from SA's commercial hub, he must show how powerful an ally a supportive business community can be, says Alec Hogg.

Learning from history – when wealth accrues to public office, disaster follows

2016-07-18 17:36

England's disease, said Benjamin Franklin, was a system which made public office the way to wealth and privilege, creating “avarice” in those wanting and occupying such positions.

WATCH: Alec Hogg on why Brexit could be a good thing

2016-06-24 21:30

The world is moving against a vote for big government and big business, and towards a vote for democracy, Alec Hogg tells Fin24 in reaction to the Brexit result.

Alec Hogg: Why SA business is now coming out against Jacob Zuma (video)

2016-04-08 07:21

Biznews founder Alec Hogg looks at the impact Zuma's survival of a call for his impeachment has had on business and, more importantly, international investment.

How world sees SA: NYT, US’s biggest newspaper twice urges – Zuma Must Go

2016-04-04 12:48

With two calls in the hugely powerful New York Times for Zuma to stand down this weekend, it's time for SA citizens to pay attention, says Alec Hogg.

History turns on seemingly small events – the Mentor and Mandela examples

2016-03-17 06:26

Alec Hogg says it is on the seemingly small events that history turns.

Hope springs: Pravin’s procurement revolution kicks into gear

2016-03-09 13:56

As you’d expect in a young democracy with high ideals, there is always good news to be found in South Africa. You just need to know where to look.

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