Nick Binedell

2015: South Africa outlook

Nick Binedell from the Gordon Institute of Business science says South Africa has a lot of infrastructure development to do to support its budding service economy.

Cover 9 October 2014

INSIGHT: Is SAA worth saving?

South Africa’s national carrier, SAA, has been in the doldrums for many years. Is the carrier worth rescuing once more, and if so, how much would it cost?

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MONEY: Retirement or education?

Should you save for your retirement, or for your child’s education? Here we weigh up the pros and cons of each option.

Paul Jooste

2015: Africa outlook

How will development on the continent affect the South African economy? Who will the big players be in 2015? Coface’s Paul Jooste gives an Africa outlook for 2015.

Cover 2 October 2014

INVESTMENT: MMI gearing up for growth

MMI Holdings is the result of the biggest merger ever in die domestic insurance sector, and the company continues to offer value for its investors, writes Tandisizwe Mahlutshana.

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2015: World economic outlook

Innocent Dutrio of Bain & Partners says while the players in the world economy will still be the same in 2015, their roles might change in the coming year.


Finweek Quiz #51

Welcome to this week’s edition of the Finweek quiz! Let’s see if you’ve kept up with current affairs over the past few days.

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PROPERTY: The next generation is ready for the market

Millennials are entering the South African property market at a rapid rate, says RE/MAX South Africa.

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MONEY: Tomorrow versus today

Why is it so hard to save, and how can we change our savings behaviour in 2015? We offer a few ideas.

Cover 25 September 2014

INVESTMENT: Comair rising above a tough environment

Comair CEO Erik Venter says that over and above improved aircraft efficiencies, much work has been done to improve passenger services and the Internet selling process as well as keeping prices competitive.