Streaming issues? Report here
CapeTalk Logo CapeTalk Logo
volume_up
volume_mute

Up Next: Early Breakfast with Africa Melane
See full line-up
Home
arrow_forward
Local
fiber_manual_record
Business
fiber_manual_record
Opinion

KPMG under fire for alleged role in state capture

31 July 2017 6:54 PM
Tags:
Gupta
State Capture
KPMG
KPMG probe
#GuptaLeaks
Sygnia
Magda Wierzycka
Linkway Trading
Sygnia Asset Management
linkway

The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield interviews Pan-African Investments and Research Services CEO Dr Iraj Abedian.

KPMG is under fire over its alleged role in state capture.

Sygnia Asset Management recently ended its relationship with KPMG.

KPMG audited the Gupta's Linkway trading company which used state money to pay for a lavish family wedding, according to leaked emails.

The auditing firm says it is taking the allegations seriously.

The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield interviewed Pan-African Investments and Research Services CEO Dr Iraj Abedian.

Listen to the interview in the audio below (and/or scroll down for quotes from it).

It’s the right thing to do.

Dr Iraj Abedian, Pan-African Investments and Research Services

Click here (then “like” the page) to follow Bruce on Facebook.

Enter your email address in the form below to receive a newsletter containing the most-read articles of the week from Bruce Whitfield’s The Money Show every Friday morning in your inbox.


31 July 2017 6:54 PM
Tags:
Gupta
State Capture
KPMG
KPMG probe
#GuptaLeaks
Sygnia
Magda Wierzycka
Linkway Trading
Sygnia Asset Management
linkway

Recommended

More from Local

zweli-mkhizejpg

UPDATE: More than 2-million tests conducted in SA, 13,674 new infections

9 July 2020 10:51 PM

Health Minister Zweli Mkhize said on Thursday that South Africa now has 113,061 COVID-19 recoveries. Gauteng has 23,804 recoveries.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

chalk-board-school-class-educationjpg

Cosas insists schools be shut down as regulations are not being adhered to

9 July 2020 5:56 PM

Grades R, 6, 7, 11 and 12 have so far returned to the classroom as part of the Basic Education Department's phased reopening.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

190430-joburg-soca-edjpg

City of Joburg tables R68.1bn budget for 2020/2021

9 July 2020 5:25 PM

This follows several delays which saw the Gauteng government throw the book at the city’s council threatening to place it under administration.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

COVID-19 virus coronavirus outbreak blood sample test tube 123rfpolitics 123rf

COVID-19 vaccine could be available in Africa in the first quarter of 2021

9 July 2020 5:12 PM

Wits University's principal investigator of the South African VIDA vaccine trial, Professor Shabir Madhi, said the availability of a vaccine was completely dependent on the clinical trial results.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

Empty office space covid-19 coronavirus lockdown 123rfbusiness 123rf

[LISTEN] What does working remotely mean for real estate?

9 July 2020 5:09 PM

FNB property economist John Loos suspects there are CFOs questioning whether companies need as much office space going forward.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

Surgery team in the operating room 123rf

BHF urges patients to defer elective surgery unless it is a medical emergency

9 July 2020 4:39 PM

Joanne Joseph speaks to the Board of Healthcare Funders (BHF) head of benefit and risk Dr Rajesh Patel to find out more.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

Coronavirus

'Regulation forcing us to bury COVID-19 person within 48 hours causes backlog'

9 July 2020 3:01 PM

SA Funeral Practitioners Association's Vuyo Mabindisa says there has been an increase of 30% in funerals due to pandemic.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

secret-scarvesjpg

Thousands of Mandela Day scarves distributed as part of 'Secret Scarf Mission'

9 July 2020 1:43 PM

Philanthropist Carolyn Steyn has once again inspired the nation to knit scarves in their annual scarf initiative.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

20200703masukunasrecjfif

Preparing gravesites and mortuaries is standard practice in a pandemic - Masuku

9 July 2020 1:10 PM

Gauteng Health MEC reflects on the province's preparedness to fight the spread of COVID-19 while being the epicentre.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

30-minutes-fb-ecardjpg

[FRIDAY@1.30PM FACEBOOK LIVE] 702 and Cape Talk presenters chat about new shows

9 July 2020 12:38 PM

702 and Cape Talk have made some fresh line-up changes and you can submit your questions by tweeting #30minuteswith.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

More from Business

wifi-internet-data-broadband-cell-phone-mobile-device-network-providers-123rf

Small Business Focus: How to get your marketing right in a shrinking media world

9 July 2020 8:38 PM

Pavlo Phitidis says focus must be on the customer group you are trying to reach. You've got to get your demographics right.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

broken-heart-broke-money-coins-finances-love-relationship-divorce-break-up-123rf

Personal Finance Feature: Julia - The super saver

9 July 2020 8:02 PM

Though leaving corporate to venture into tourism has been a big test of resilience, she is still happy with her decision.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

180710sactwu-strikejpg

SA is becoming a country of old people. Median age has risen from 23 to 27

9 July 2020 7:30 PM

Lumkile Mondi says skills and knowledge that have driven a lot of the growth in the past are going to be undermined.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

190430-joburg-soca-edjpg

City of Joburg tables R68.1bn budget for 2020/2021

9 July 2020 5:25 PM

This follows several delays which saw the Gauteng government throw the book at the city’s council threatening to place it under administration.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

Woman saving money piggy bank mask 123rf 123rfbusiness 123rflifestyle

Supersaver Julia has changed lives, and she can change yours! – Bruce Whitfield

9 July 2020 3:00 PM

Need the inspiration to save? The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield interviews “Supersaver Julia” at around 7:15 pm tonight.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

200106-daniel-mminele-edjpg

Daniel Mminele on his shapeshifting career

8 July 2020 8:43 PM

Absa CEO Daniel Mminele says they had to transition very quickly within a very space of time into operating in a new normal.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

171227prieska-arrestjpg

Payment methods ... the good, the bad and the ugly

8 July 2020 8:14 PM

Wendy Knowler says it is expensive to issue or bank a cheque. For example, to deposit a cheque can cost well over R100.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

123rf A pile of two hundred rand notes, South African currency money

For the first time in SA there is a specific law on how banks treat customers

8 July 2020 7:42 PM

Caroline Da Silva of the FSCA says they will look into patterns of complaints to see how to change a bank's behaviour.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

Flag of Hong Kong

When business, technology and politics collide

8 July 2020 7:15 PM

The most recent example is China’s new security law introduced into Hong Kong.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

cafe-chameleonjpg

Guardrisk vs Café Chameleon: what it means for the rest of the industry

8 July 2020 7:09 PM

Lawyer PJ Veldhuizen says Judge Le Grange's judgment will be precedent-setting until it goes on appeal.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

More from Opinion

180831-old-mutual-edjpg

Old Mutual's hackneyed new TV ad looks like Allan Gray in green – Andy Rice

7 July 2020 7:38 PM

Ouch! The Money Show's Bruce Whitfield asks Andy Rice why he gives Old Mutual’s new television commercial a “zero”.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

Clover blue man

Clover’s trippy blue bottle ad campaign – so bad (and bizarre) it’s good

7 July 2020 7:30 PM

People will be talking about it ‘till they’re blue in the face. The Money Show's Bruce Whitfield interviews ad expert Andy Rice.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

Covid-19 insurance 123rf 123rfbusiness 123rflifestyle 123rfpersonalfinance

Shareholder activists grill Santam about 'business interruption insurance'

7 July 2020 6:47 PM

The lockdown did it – not the pandemic – so we can’t pay, argues Santam. Bruce Whitfield interviews Tracey Davies of Just Share.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

Aisha Pandor SweepSouth Alen Ribic

Job won’t make you rich. You must earn in your sleep - Aisha Pandor, SweepSouth

6 July 2020 8:39 PM

Bruce Whitfield talks to SweepSouth cofounder Aisha Pandor about her attitude to money (hopes and fears, successes and failures).

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

Frog in a pot

Are we boiling frogs? And why do SUV drivers look so confused, asks Tom Eaton

6 July 2020 8:18 PM

The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield interviews columnist Tom Eaton about his new book, "Is it me, or is it getting hot in here?"

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

200406-lockdowngif

101 days of lockdown: What we gained (and lost), and what we have learned

6 July 2020 8:07 PM

The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield interviews Kevin Lings, Chief Economist at Stanlib Asset Management.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

2001618-vbs-matodzi-edjpg

No theft at VBS. It’s politics and racism – alleged kingpin Tshifhiwa Matodzi

6 July 2020 6:22 PM

Bruce Whitfield talks to amaBhungane investigative journalist Dewald van Rensburg, who extensively interviewed Matodzi.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

Marmite 123rf 123rfbusiness 123rflifestyle

Axe (aka 'Lynx') deodorant has a new scent - 'Africa and Marmite' (not kidding)

30 June 2020 7:25 PM

"We’ve decided to step it up," says Lynx. "With Lynx Marmite, we’re bringing the world of food into the fragrance category." LOL!

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

Sock with a hole and toe sticking out recession economy 123rf 123rfbusiness

It feels like this economy's in a death spiral - Bruce Whitfield, The Money Show

30 June 2020 6:29 PM

South Africa’s economy shrank by 2% in Q1/2020, its third consecutive contraction. Bruce Whitfield interviews Prof Adrian Saville.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

Eon de Vos

What in the world happened to Eon de Vos? And what does he believe about money?

29 June 2020 8:30 PM

Bruce Whitfield interviews Eon de Vos about his attitude to money (hopes and fears, successes and failures, etc.).

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward