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STUART THEOBALD: Bailing out SOEs ups risk for banks

May 20, 2019

Governments globally lean on the banking system when they need cash. SA is no exception. During the latter half of the Zuma presidency, as the financial position of state-owned enterprises (SOEs)...

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PETER ATTARD MONTALTO: Robustness of private sector lures policymakers into complacency over Eskom

April 29, 2019

The load-shedding shock has apparently not been big enough to cause any action.

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PETER ATTARD MONTALTO: Why Reserve Bank policy is still a cut above alternative suggestions

April 8, 2019

In some ways I preferred the period of 2005-2008, when Cosatu would march to the Reserve Bank and make demands to the governor. They were simpler times, with simpler demands.

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PETER ATTARD MONTALTO: Eskom crisis risks dimming hope of hitting growth target

March 26, 2019

SA is a complex swirl of emotions: edginess, anger, despair and resignation. Most worrying is that such emotions apply to business too, putting the country at a very dangerous point — there is a...

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STUART THEOBALD: Independent power producers are a solution to Eskom’s woes, not a cause

February 18, 2019

IPPs are a solution to Eskom’s woes, not the cause, says Intellidex Chairman Stuart Theobald in his Business Day column today.

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STUART THEOBALD: An opportunity to set out a new vision for the PIC

February 4, 2019

Intellidex chairman Stuart Theobald argues that a new vision is needed for the PIC. Featured in today’s Business Day

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PETER ATTARD MONTALTO: Now is the right time for panic

January 28, 2019

Peter Attard Montalto continues looking at how reforms can be achieved within the political economy - this time on Eskom or similar in Business Day.

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