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Financial Services Strategy
The financial turmoil will feature some elements of the Great Depression, a world war, the dot-com bubble and the 1970s oil crisis.
Townships and the informal economy: post-lockdown strategies.
The government will attribute slow growth and recovery to the coronavirus and low global demand.
The president’s response to the coronavirus has been solid while the Reserve Bank upgraded its response to bazooka-level; but the economy still faces severe contraction, says Peter Attard Montalto,...
By Mmamoletji Thosago Vodacom, has agreed to cut its data prices following the Competition Commission’s data services market inquiry. Although the network provider has succumbed […]
This is war. There is a health front, but also an economic front. Saving the economy will require wartime thinking.
There is an urgent need to slow the spread of the coronavirus (Covid-19) in SA, irrespective of location. Urban areas likely to be hardest hit. Townships and informal settlements accommodate the...
The government has not set aside enough funds for a rainy day, and coronavirus now adds severe external shocks This column was first published in […]
The increase in banks’ overdraft interest rate reflects their increasing risk aversion, says Intellidex’s head of capital markets research, Peter Attard Montalto. Featured in IOL .
Unfortunately, politics is what share prices now depend on.
Intellidex philanthropy research manager Zoheb Khan, PhD attended the Learning Event on Deepening REIPPPP’s Community Development Impact on 25-26 February, hosted by the IDC and sponsored...
Misconceptions overestimate and underestimate the finance minister’s powers
This is the worst of times for the finance minister. But think about the best of times. In 2007, then finance minister Trevor Manuel announced a budget surplus in what was perhaps the most triumphant...
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