All the President's Men: SA's 7 finance ministers and where they are now

2018-10-10 20:51

With former SA Reserve Bank governor Tito Mboweni sworn in as finance minister, here are the seven ministers who have held the role since 1994.

Business owners can now pay their staff via Shoprite — for free

2018-10-03 08:23

Businesses can pay staff, even those without bank accounts, using Shoprite's mobile wallet service.

Are you a part of the sandwich generation?

2018-08-24 11:59

Do you look after many dependents including your parents and kids? Here’s what you need to know to look after your financial well-being.

This is how you can – in 30 seconds - beat the urge to spend, according to one of SA’s top financial planners

2018-08-22 07:36

Promotional emails are created to make it as easy as possible to get between you and your hard-earned money.

What happens when your friend keeps picking up the restaurant bill?

2018-07-30 17:02

Does it bother you and could it ruin your friendship? You might be suffering from reciprocity anxiety.

What does the FIFA World Cup tell us about the world and global investment?

2018-07-11 11:25

Don’t waste time following Donald Trump’s twitter account and rather use the time to watch some soccer.

People with less money may be more likely to share their wealth than the rich, according to a new study

2018-07-03 18:12

But the researchers concluded this may not have anything to do with empathy.


2018-06-21 20:00

The rand lost almost 1% against the US dollar after South Africa's current account deficit came in worse than expected and a lot worse that the previous quarter's print.

Watchdog probing irregularities in financial planning exams

2018-06-19 07:47

The Financial Services Conduct Authority is investigating allegations of irregularities in regulatory examinations of the Financial Planning Institute.

Forensic probe into Treasury’s failed IT system to wrap up soon

2018-06-06 18:59

A forensic investigation into the failings of Treasury’s Integrated Financial Management System will be finalised in July, Parliament has heard.


16 government departments are financially vulnerable - AG report

2018-10-10 19:35

Sixteen of government's departments are in a financially vulnerable position, the Auditor General has warned.

India keeps its crown as the fastest-growing major economy in the world

2018-09-02 09:39

India's economy expanded more than 8% between April and June from a year earlier.

Kganyago open to second term as Reserve Bank Governor

2018-08-24 08:30

Reserve Bank Governor Lesetja Kganyago said he’d be available to serve another five years at the helm of the central bank when his first term runs out in November next year – if he is asked to.

South Africans may soon be able to pay bills, buy clothes and get flight tickets through WhatsApp - here’s how it’ll work

2018-08-02 13:09

Absa was the first South African bank to launch a WhatsApp banking service.

Naspers-owned company buys an Israeli start-up, whose tech is already used by South African taxis

2018-07-23 16:06

With the acquisition of Zooz, PayU invested over $350 million (R4.7 billion) in financial technology since 2016.

Pixar's most (and least) successful movies, including a R11.9 billion gross-profit hit

2018-07-07 11:08

We ranked all 20 Pixar movies, including its most recent release, "Incredibles 2," by their net profit to determine which film has been the most financially successful over time.

Telkom announces executive changes to drive investment strategy

2018-06-27 08:18

Telkom has announced the appointment of its new Group Chief Financial Officer, as former CFO Deon Fredericks will move to the role of Chief Investment Officer.

Financial Planning Institute CEO placed on special leave amid exam probe

2018-06-20 15:55

This comes after financial market watchdog the Financial Services Conduct Authority said it would investigate the institute's examination body and stopped it from conducting exams.

Cash-strapped Jozi is heading for a bailout

2018-06-10 05:53

The financial situation in the country’s economic hub is so bad that there is already anxiety about whether this month’s salaries will be paid.

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2018-06-06 09:19

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