NEWSWATCH: Sydney Mbhele, formerly the marketing and communications officer for the Liberty Group, will be chief executive of brand for financial services group Sanlam with effect from 1 April 2019.
21 hours ago
Over the last six years, integrated business reporting has gained a significant amount of traction, with big corporates migrating from the traditional reporting method, which focuses on financial statements, to a more integrated framework of reporting that incorporates all aspects of the business.
Faith Ngwenya 22 hours ago
The announcement by National Treasury and Sars in 2017 that the tax exemption on South African expatriates is set to change, has resulted in the lifestyle of many South Africans, who are employed by companies abroad, to rapidly change from a South African tax liability point of view.
Claudia Aires Apicella 1 day ago
Many insurers have embraced digital transformation to provide customer-facing solutions, but just as many are still heavily reliant on old, legacy systems for long terms policies, which hinders this process.
Kumar Utpal 2 days ago
The Fourth Industrial Revolution isn't the future - it's the present - and any company which isn't ready for it is going to struggle to sustain itself into a tech-led future.
Adrian van der Merwe 2 days ago
A high level of service and improved customisation are key elements to better reflect the digital needs of today's customer, especially during the insurance onboarding process.
2 days ago
Brand South Africa says it has noted the areas of concern expressed in the World Bank's Global Economic Prospects report, which indicates that South Africa's real GDP growth will expand by 1.3% in 2019.
3 days ago
The writing of disintermediation has been appearing on the wall for a while now. It's a real phenomenon, enabled by technology and driven by a financial industry seeing the value in being more flexible.
Riaan Bekker 14 Jan 2019
New Year's Day 1999 saw the largest monetary changeover in history. On that date, just 20 years ago, 12 members of the European Union formally adopted a brand-spanking-new currency, the euro.
Barry Eichengreen 11 Jan 2019
Africa is regarded as the next investment frontier as it presents massive opportunities for infrastructure, digital and social impact investment, among others.
Clive Smith 11 Jan 2019