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#WomensMonth: Fighting and financial freedom
#WomensMonth: Fighting and financial freedom

Cathy Lammas has served in the air force, is a trained style consultant and is currently a business development manager in the financial industry...

By Nicci Botha 3 days ago

U-turn on withholding tax on foreign service fees
U-turn on withholding tax on foreign service fees

Tax authorities have over the years introduced various withholding taxes to make it easier to collect tax from foreigners...

By Graeme Palmer 22 Aug 2016

Image by Terry Levin
Bitcoin, blockchain and the future economy

Unpacking the basics of new digital currencies and blockchain technologies...

By Terry Levin 19 Aug 2016

Boris Dzhingarov
How to improve investing strategies with the use of Excel

The Excel spreadsheet program from Microsoft is a really important tool these days for investors. They use it in order to track the activity of the investments in a manner that is completely organised...

By Boris Dzhingarov, Issued by Monetary Library 16 Aug 2016

#WomensMonth: Acknowledge the glass ceiling, demonstrate how unnecessary it is
#WomensMonth: Acknowledge the glass ceiling, demonstrate how unnecessary it is

With over 13 years of property industry experience, Genevieve Naidoo began her career as a junior quantity surveyor...

By Sindy Peters 16 Aug 2016

Boris Dzhingarov
Stock market long-term investment success tips

Most of the stock market rules that you will read will have some sort of exception. However, the main principles cannot be disputed...

By Boris Dzhingarov, Issued by Monetary Library 15 Aug 2016

Boris Dzhingarov
Mistakes many investors make when they try to diversify

Diversification is something that is really important for every single investor out there. It is a huge part of growth and it is always necessary to make smart decisions...

By Boris Dzhingarov, Issued by Monetary Library 15 Aug 2016

JSE CEO, Nicky Newton-King, Cape Town mayor, Patricia de Lille, and JSE chairperson, Nonkululeko Nyembezi-Heita, at the opening of the JSE Exchange Hub Cape Town.
JSE opens satellite office in Cape Town

The JSE Exchange Hub Cape Town, which was launched on 12 August, is part of the exchange's strategy to enhance its service to clients in the city and build new relationships...

By Nicci Botha 15 Aug 2016

Blockchain, bitcoin and banking
Blockchain, bitcoin and banking

Blockchain technology will become the new normal. Its disruptive nature is likely to have a profound effect on traditional financial services' way of doing business...

By Peter Alkema 4 Aug 2016

The future of underwriting: Innovation and Africa
The future of underwriting: Innovation and Africa

To survive, the insurance industry needs to become much more innovative and Africa is the future for growth, particularly in the energy sector...

By Nicci Botha 4 Aug 2016

#LGE2016: SA needs a peaceful and disciplined election process
#LGE2016: SA needs a peaceful and disciplined election process

Last month, days of looting and violence in Tshwane sent an anxious shiver down the spine of corporate South Africa...

By Ryan Ravens 1 Aug 2016

L-R: Petrus Bosman, MD: Bosman Adama and Family Vineyards; Rita Andreas, chairperson: Adama Workers Trust; Phillip Marais, CEO: LaunchLab, Nikiwe Bikitsha, Paul Kim, CEO: Picsa; John Hardnek, farmworker representative and Ambani Ramaru, assistant director: DTI incubation support programme.
Front: Chris Wood, executive head: merging payments, strategy and regulatory at Nedbank.
Fintech savings solution for farmworkers

What started out as a need to provide financial well-being to farmworkers has evolved into a fintech success story...

By Nicci Botha 27 Jul 2016

Insurance could balance the legal scales
Insurance could balance the legal scales

There is a famous saying: If you have the law, hammer the law. If you have the facts, hammer the facts. If you have neither the law nor the facts, hammer the table...

By Sharon Snell 22 Jul 2016

Self-driving cars and insurance - Gigantic losses or innovation opportunity?
Self-driving cars and insurance - Gigantic losses or innovation opportunity?

Imagine a world where you can summon your car via an app on your phone...

By Ané Theron 20 Jul 2016

FNB CodeFest Source: Peter Alkema
FNB's IT incubators hatch innovators

FNB has put together a number of think tanks to support budding entrepreneurs and merge IT and business to foment its fintech initiatives...

By Nicci Botha 19 Jul 2016

Three things you can do to improve your odds of getting small business loans
Three things you can do to improve your odds of getting small business loans

Startup financing is often the holy grail of entrepreneurs and it takes a high degree of commitment to your idea to go through the rollercoaster ride of raising financing for a startup...

By Boris Dzhingarov, Issued by Monetary Library 19 Jul 2016

Mark Barnes
Banking on change: How the post office plans to reinvent itself

Mark Barnes plans to transform the post office - one step at a time...

By Danette Breitenbach 15 Jul 2016

Passion and agility drive techpreneurs
Passion and agility drive techpreneurs

Despite tough economic times, technology continues to flourish in South Africa...

By Peter Alkema 8 Jul 2016

Boris Dzhingarov
Different ways to get funds for business promotion purposes

Most think that it is really easy to get something promoted, especially when looking at the internet. That is incorrect. In reality, you have to invest a lot of money in order to reach the target audience you have...

By Boris Dzhingarov, Issued by Monetary Library 7 Jul 2016

Ratings downgrade averted: now what?
Ratings downgrade averted: now what?

South Africa was spared a downgrade by the three major ratings agencies because we had sound plans to get our economy back on track...

By Ryan Ravens 7 Jul 2016

Can you buy shares in a stokvel?
Can you buy shares in a stokvel?

No, you cannot! In fact, that is probably the most defining variable in the definition of what a stokvel is, compared to another way of saving money...

By mike broom 7 Jul 2016

Boris Dzhingarov
Why small businesses shouldn't ignore the trading of foreign currency

Hedging your business against turbulent economies is important. Here we'll be focusing on why you should consider using forex trading to protect your business as well as standing a step ahead of competitors...

By Boris Dzhingarov, Issued by Monetary Library 28 Jun 2016

Brexit: Keep calm and carry on
Brexit: Keep calm and carry on

Brexit is a reality. The victors are crowing, the markets are plummeting and social media are predicting Armageddon. What next?...

By Nicci Botha 27 Jun 2016

New draft rules for foreign employment income tax exemption
New draft rules for foreign employment income tax exemption

SARS recently issued a new draft Interpretation Note 16 on the requirements to qualify for a tax exemption on foreign employment income...

By Graeme Palmer 24 Jun 2016

Yolande Steyn
Radical is the new normal at FNB

The whole payment mechanism space is evolving, and Innovation is not about cool gimmicks, but rather creating a meaningful internal and external environment...

By Nicci Botha 22 Jun 2016

Fulfilling the promise of blockchain
Fulfilling the promise of blockchain

An internet of finance. The renaissance of money. If the previous decade was the age of mobile banking, the next looks set to be the era of blockchain. No other technology has more potential...

By Lee Naik 20 Jun 2016

Why resources, why Africa, why now?
Why resources, why Africa, why now?

Southern Africa offer the best mining investment opportunities, where Botswana is the easiest place to do business, and West Africa has the easiest access...

By Danette Breitenbach 17 Jun 2016

How to deal with customers that refuse to pay up
How to deal with customers that refuse to pay up

In an ideal world, all customers would pay their invoices almost immediately. Sadly, things rarely happen that way and it is not unusual to end up with at least one bad payer on your books...

By Boris Dzhingarov, Issued by Monetary Library 15 Jun 2016

Boris Dzhingarov
How can trading benefit your small business?

More and more small business owners are exploring the possibility of financial trading in order to obtain much-needed liquidity...

By Boris Dzhingarov, Issued by Monetary Library 14 Jun 2016

Investec launches first rand autocall product
Investec launches first rand autocall product

Designed for people who pay their bills in our local moola, Investec has launched a product linked to growth of the S&P 500 index...

By Nicci Botha 13 Jun 2016

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