Statistics from FNB indicate that card swipes continue to exceeded cash withdrawals, continuing a trend first noticed in 2013 and that banking app uptakes have grown 100% since 2011, particularly in the youth market age 18 - 25 years.
7 Mar 2014 13:56
Insurer MMI Holdings (MMI) grew diluted core headline earnings per share (HEPS) 13% to 105.4c for the six months to December‚ up from 93.6c in the previous period.
By Gillian Jones 6 Mar 2014 10:22
MTN Group has reported a 27.5% rise in headline earnings per share (HEPS) to R13.86 for the year to December.
By Thabiso Mochiko 6 Mar 2014 09:20
South Africa's labour force can expect an improvement in the payment of benefits when the Unemployment Insurance Amendment Bill is signed into law.
6 Mar 2014 06:48
No business is too small for the discipline of hammering out a formal budget, which needs to be used daily in the management of a business. Many business owners mistakenly think their operation is too small for a formal budgeting process.
By Gerrie van Biljon 5 Mar 2014 11:51
Growthpoint Properties‚ the biggest JSE-listed real estate investment trust (Reit) that operates in South Africa‚ managed to grow its distributions 8% to 78.5c per share in the six months to December last year.
By Alistair Anderson 5 Mar 2014 10:18
Retailers moving into the online space for the first time face risks that do not exist in the bricks-and-mortar world and they need to ensure they are well protected.
By Brendon Williamson 4 Mar 2014 10:53
Credit providers will from June this year have to change risk models as the credit amnesty by government will mean that credit histories have been wiped out, say lawyers.
By Amanda Visser 4 Mar 2014 08:49
Telkom's chief executive Sipho Maseko accused MTN SA and Vodacom of acting against the best interests of the country by standing in the way of lower mobile termination rates while earning huge profits.
By Carol Paton 4 Mar 2014 06:29
London- and JSE-listed insurer Old Mutual grew the number of customers in its operations in the rest of Africa by 590,000 in 2013 as it continues to focus on emerging markets to achieve growth.
By Gillian Jones 3 Mar 2014 07:10
Commenting on the budget released yesterday by Minister of Finance Pravin Gordhan, Dr Andrew Golding, CE of the Pam Golding Property group notes that the control of state expenditure and the priority on encouraging growth, job creation and infrastructural expenditure is welcome, as is the personal tax relief of R9.3 billion to cash-strapped consumers in the 2014/15 financial year.
27 Feb 2014 11:23
Working South Africans could be in for some nasty surprises when Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan delivers his Budget speech.
25 Feb 2014 11:19
Financial services group Discovery Holdings' strong growth in earnings is a result of its Vitality model‚ says chief executive Adrian Gore.
By Gillian Jones 24 Feb 2014 10:29
PPC's chief executive Ketso Gordhan took a R1m pay cut and his top 60 managers' remuneration was frozen in order to hike the wages of the cement manufacturer's 1‚200 lowest earners.
By Nick Hedley 24 Feb 2014 09:41
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