11 Dec 2017

 By Magda Wierzycka THE failure of Steinhoff has shocked even the most seasoned asset managers. It is the biggest corporate scandal the JSE has seen. Allegations of earnings manipulations, uncontrolled acquisition sprees and tax fraud are just the tip of the iceberg. Off-balance sheet companies were set up to hide losses, executives collaborated with each other to defraud inves...

21 Oct 2017

JOHANNESBURG – Government is pushing ahead with the introduction of a new all-embracing pension fund. But with trust between government and other social partners at an all time low, there are concerns that such a fund could be open to political abuse. The National Social Security Fund will combine all existing pension funds, public and private into a fund estimated at R3-trillion. ...