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Eskom a risk to South Africa as finances are getting worse

Eskom is expected to deliver worse than expected financial results with the power utility a major risk to South Africa’s fiscal targets. An article in the Rapport noted that Eskom...

SA investors have a problem due to high concentration risk

The recent collapse in the Steinhoff International’s share price has provided the opportune time to reflect on the fundamental pillars of portfolio construction and the effects of concentrating your portfolio in a few positions. ...

10 biggest risks to business in South Africa in 2018

The Allianz Risk Barometer 2018 report reveals that cyber incidents remain a top threat with 38% of responses for a third year in a row for South African businesses. Business...

Thousands of paint industry jobs at risk

Thousands of jobs and the future existence of South African based paint manufacturers are at risk because of a government decision to negotiate the abolition of Chapter 39 import duties, specifically...

Pressure on South Africa’s central bank a key credit risk: Moody’s

Rating agency Moody’s warned on Wednesday that the erosion of South Africa’s institutional framework and recent calls for changes to the central bank’s currency and price stability mandate risked undermining the...


Modernised building utilities save money and resources

Water resources are under significant pressure, pushed to the brink by the modernising world, rapid urbanisation, and population growth. Utility management philosophies had not...