Why the SARB should be nationalised - analyst

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Johannesburg – There are certain entities of the economy which are supposed to be democratically owned by all people and the Reserve Bank, which is the “apex of the financial system”, should be one of them, according to an analyst.

Speaking to Fin24 by telephone on Friday, Associate Professor at the Wits School of Economic and Business Science Chris Malikane explained why the South African Reserve Bank (SARB) should be nationalised.

This follows recent reports that 149 200 SARB shares have become available for purchase by the public.

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