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When Glencore CEO Ivan Glasenberg went to bed on Monday he was almost R7 billion poorer than when he got up.

When Tiger Brands CEO Peter Matlare announced he is stepping down the market cheered and the share price shot up. Here’s why…

Yet another analyst agrees; Curro is one of the best investment on the JSE right now.

Corruption is rife in business, says Steven Powell, Forensics Executive at ENS, who shares a number of examples.

The once vibrant tourism industry on Thursday pleaded with President Jacob Zuma to remove new visa regulations and save tens of thousands of jobs.

Ultra-low fees and deposit rates dwarfing bigger competitors has seen Capitec Bank – South Africa’s most affordable bank – rake in huge profits as it added 902 000 customers in six months.

Zam-Buk, Mrs Balls, Ouma, Castle… Ad expert Andy Rice discusses South Africa’s top “heritage brands”.


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Once vibrant tourism industry pleads with Zuma to remove new visa regulations

Once vibrant tourism industry pleads with Zuma to remove new visa regulations

Thousands of jobs are on the line, said the tourism sector on Thursday at a press briefing themed “Enough is Enough”.

Corruption is alive and kicking in business. A forensics exec gives examples...

Corruption is alive and kicking in business. A forensics exec gives examples...

Corruption is rife in business, says Steven Powell, Forensics Executive at ENS, who shares a number of examples.

Glencore CEO loses R7 billion of his personal wealth in a day

Glencore CEO loses R7 billion of his personal wealth in a day

When Glencore CEO Ivan Glasenberg went to bed on Monday he was almost R7 billion poorer than when he got up.

SA’s most affordable bank rakes in profits, adds 902 000 clients in 6 months

SA’s most affordable bank rakes in profits, adds 902 000 clients in 6 months

Ultra-low fees and deposit rates dwarfing bigger competitors has seen this once tiny bank’s market share grow to almost 20%.

Why Tiger Brands shares soared on news of its CEO stepping down

Why Tiger Brands shares soared on news of its CEO stepping down

Tiger Brands CEO Peter Matlare is stepping down. Is this a good thing? The market seems to think so. Here’s why…

Why the smart money is investing in Curro (and why you should too)

Why the smart money is investing in Curro (and why you should too)

The hottest investments on the JSE right now are Curro, Clover and Reinet. Here’s why…

Zam-Buk, Mrs Balls, Ouma, Castle… What are South Africa’s top heritage brands?

Zam-Buk, Mrs Balls, Ouma, Castle… What are South Africa’s top heritage brands?

Heritage branding is about inducing warm, fuzzy nostalgia in the target market. What are our best ones?

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