The reluctant CEO

2016-12-01 10:46

After his first business idea failed wiGroup founder and CEO Bevan Ducasse could have called it a day, but instead he picked himself up and started building the business that today operates more than 65 000 till lanes across SA and the rest of the continent.

A new approach to music streaming

2016-11-03 13:42

Catherine Lückhoff, founder and CEO of NicheStreem - which has been a finalist in the FNB Business Innovation Awards - is making waves in the online music world.

FNB brings fingerprint verification to mobile app

2016-10-05 16:51

Through its new app, FNB has found more use from smartphone fingerprint scanners than just unlocking a device.

Building confidence lower

2012-06-12 12:46

Building confidence for the second quarter of the year was lower as economic recovery remained weak, say FNB and the Bureau for Economic Research.

SA's major banks tap entry-level segment

2011-11-01 22:00

Three of SA's big four banks say they have upped lending to the entry level market, which has been dominated by Capitec and African Bank.


Bringing high-performance telecoms to SA’s remote locations

2016-11-17 13:17

Kliq Holdings provides high-speed internet connections to customers in far-flung regions through its wireless network. We spoke to one of the company’s founders, Erik Oosthuizen.

UPDATE: FNB restores all services after glitch

2016-10-11 14:21

Irate FNB customers have lashed out at the bank after reports of non-functional ATMs and a downtime of cellular service through FNB Connect.

FNB may release more branded smartphones

2016-08-25 07:21

First National Bank could release more of its own branded smartphones in the future, depending upon the success of the products.

Absa online banking crashes, down all morning

2012-05-25 17:09

Clients hoping to cash in their end of month paychecks at Absa received a nasty surprise after the online banking system fell over.

FNB: Households see reduced debt pressure

2011-10-11 14:20

Financial pressure downscaling is dropping, showing a possible lift in the management of debt-to-disposable income, according to FNB's Estate Agent Survey.

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