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Emerging markets all being hammered and Rand still falling

Local Economy: All emerging markets took a hammering last week (with a brief respite on Friday)  and we were no exception. Commodity prices which are [...]

Employment vs Technology

This article was originally published on Hein On Wine. Read the original article JOBS, JOBS, JOBS! tweets Wandile Sihlobo on opportunities within South African agriculture. On the other [...]

In the digital age of disruption, how can retail banks meet super savvy young customers’ expectations?

It’s the age of The Internet of Things. And one of those things is banking. The rapid pace of technological evolution has created many super trends like [...]

Family and Business – a good mix

This article was originally published on Hein On Wine. Read the original article. Education and skills development are major challenges in South Africa. Making education [...]

A stand-off: Experience vs Product

This article was originally published on Hein On Wine. Read the original article. Experiential marketing is a trending concept and for many brands the customer [...]

Making the most of mobile

This article was originally published on Hein On Wine. Read the original article. Access to the internet and instant availability of information have become the order [...]

Rand depreciates, resources recover and JSE continues to be volatile.

Local Economy: The JSE has 'recoupled' with the US stock exchanges, which is almost reverting to the norm, thanks to fewer bad news stories [...]

Volatility is still here, what opportunities are there?

Local Economy: Stockmarkets worldwide continue to show significant volatility. The JSE ALSI index ended Friday on 57582, a 9.6% yr on yr increase. The [...]

Market volatility still rules giving pockets of opportunity, time for active asset management?

Local Economy: Locally, our stock market seems to be taking the lead from the American stock exchanges riding each up and down in the market [...]

Budget 2018 Highlights and Lowlights

Budget 2018: VAT up to 15%, tax increase by stealth (thanks to bracket creep), wealth taxes expanded (estate and donations tax) Background: R48Bn shortfall, [...]