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BLSA suspends KPMG membership

Beleagured audit firm, KPMG SA, has received another body blow with the suspension of its membership of the BLSA

1 day ago

Seedstars announces Senegal finalists, heads to Cameroon

Today, Friday, 22 September, nine of Senegal's most promising seed-stage startups will compete to represent the country at the regional and global Seedstars Summits

1 day ago

Consumer spending leads economic recovery

The recent launch of the Mastercard SpendingPulse Report is a first for South Africa. The Report is an early indicator of consumer spending trends

By Danette Breitenbach 1 day ago

KPMG woes worry Reserve Bank

The Reserve Bank will meet SA banks to raise concerns over possible negative consequences should auditing firm KPMG be forced to close its doors

1 day ago

It's time for Africa

The rise of the fourth industrial revolution, through digitalisation and internet connectivity, is adding intricacy to future economies and their employment outcome

By Monde Mawasha 2 days ago

A potential market force, SA women face lending discrimination

Unlocking women's earning potential in SA, and in neighboring African countries, could entirely transform the economic and political landscape of the nation, but it won't be easy

By Boris Dzhingarov, Issued by Monetary Library 1 day ago

No paying via Bitcoin just yet says Pick n Pay

Pick n Pay said on Monday it was unlikely to roll out the Bitcoin payment platform until there was a regulatory framework for managing risks

By Palesa Vuyolwethu Tshandu 3 days ago

The case for corporate renewable energy projects in Africa

Renewable energy has journeyed from the subsidised fringes of electricity supply to become an integral part of the power landscape

By Theuns Ehlers 2 days ago

Bank in row with regulator over evidence

Standard Bank and the Competition Commission were at loggerheads over the whereabouts of the antitrust regulator's forex investigation record

3 days ago

Are central banks really threatened by cryptocurrency?

While central banks quake at the thought of losing monetary control with the advent of cryptocurrency, the big winner is the client

2 days ago

First solar-powered Nedbank branch launched

Nedbank has launched its first solar branch in Mncwasa in the Eastern Cape using SolarTurtle

3 days ago

Pick n Pay trials bitcoin payments

Bitcoin payments could soon be commonplace at Pick n Pay

19 Sep 2017

The financial value chain and technology

Financial inclusivity is a prerequisite to building a healthy economy, especially in Africa

19 Sep 2017

Sasfin dumps KPMG after 18 years

Delivering yet another blow to KPMG's already battered reputation, JSE-listed Sasfin Holdings has fired the audit firm as its independent sponsor

19 Sep 2017

Celebrate your year-end event at Cape Grace

Ideal for end-of-year celebrations, each one of Cape Grace's five unique venues offer a distinctive charm coupled with a versatility that allows them to tailor the rooms to suit your occasion and needs

Issued by Cape Grace 18 Sep 2017

Treasury to amend foreign tax plan

The Treasury has agreed to significantly amend its proposal to repeal the 183-day tax exemption on income earned abroad

18 Sep 2017

Expert traders weigh in on SA's investability

South African president Jacob Zuma recently addressed a business forum in China at the Xiamen International Conference & Exhibition Centre

By Boris Dzhingarov, Issued by Monetary Library 18 Sep 2017

KPMG heads roll after Gupta probe

Eight of KPMG SA's senior executives "resigned" following KPMG International's investigation

15 Sep 2017

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Start your future with South Africa's first and only Bachelor of Paralegal Studies

Do you want to make justice accessible to everyone? With this course you will become equipped to meet the primary legal needs of individuals and communities, while training toward your possible future in LLB studies

Issued by CPUT 18 Sep 2017

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Estate planning tips for the busy entrepreneur

Being an entrepreneur is an exciting lifestyle that many people dream of having. But being an entrepreneur also comes with its challenges. One of those difficult subjects that many entrepreneurs put off is estate planning. Let's face it, no one likes to think about estate planning but it's a fact of life that must be addressed. Today, we are going to learn some tips that will help you get started.

By Boris Dzhingarov, Issued by Monetary Library 2 days ago

How you can save money

We're not the first to say saving money isn't easy, but it's not totally impossible. Whether you have bad shopping habits, compare your lifestyle to others or don't have any financial saving goals, saving money is just as important as living your version of the highlife. If you're in need of some cash fast, consider short-term loans online. Short-term loans are great for those who find themselves in an emergency or need some extra cash to last them until payday. Better yet, they are designed for you to pay back over a short period of time comfortable for you. Find out how you can save money below.

By Boris Dzhingarov, Issued by Monetary Library 19 Sep 2017

On time is late - preparing for late payments

No one wants to get paid late. But sadly, late payments are a fact of life for most entrepreneurs, and an accepted aspect of doing business today. It's an omnipresent scourge that's even been cited as one of the top three reasons that small businesses fail. As difficult as late payment is to deal with, however, it's virtually inevitable in today's market. So let's consider what we can do to be ready for late invoice payments.

By Boris Dzhingarov, Issued by Monetary Library 1 Sep 2017

Whoppercoin: Burger King launches its own cryptocurrency

Ever wanted to eat fast food and invest in cryptocurrency at one place? No? What's wrong with you? Anyway, Burger King has announced the formation of a new cryptocurrency in Russia, dubbed Whoppercoin.

By Hadlee Simons 30 Aug 2017

UK-focused property stocks looking attractive

Though the share prices of some UK-focused property stocks have recovered somewhat in recent months, most are still down 10-20% over 12 months as uncertainty lingers about how Brexit will play out.

28 Aug 2017

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