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South Africa is the biggest tourist center and financial power in the south of the continent. Its stock market is the most important in Africa and it is, also, an important place for the automotive industry. Companies such as BMW and General Motors have factories here. So it all sounds pretty good, right? Well, things today are actually not looking that rosy. Today in VisualPolitik, we'll talk about South Africa! Did you enjoy our video? Click the 'subscribe' button and stay tuned for our new videos every week! Related links: Brawls break out in South African parliament after denunciation of Zuma - https://www.theguardian.com/world/2017/feb/09/brawls-break-out-in-south-african-parliament-after-denunciation-of-zuma Nelson Mandela: a timeline - https://www.brandsouthafrica.com/people-cul...
South Africa's Financial Services Board has instituted an independent investigation into financial irregularities at Steinhoff International. The investigation in terms of the Financial Services Act, is over and above the current investigation by the Johannesburg stock exchange. The company has lost more than 12 billion dollars in market value since a scandal on accounting irregularities emerged on Wednesday. On Friday, the stock dropped 50 percent before making a slight recovery. CGTN's Sumitra Nydoo takes up the story Subscribe to us on YouTube: http://ow.ly/Zvqj30aIsgY Follow us on: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/cgtnafrica/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/cgtnafrica
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► Subscribe to the Financial Times on YouTube: http://bit.ly/FTimeSubs Nearly 20 years on from the end of white minority rule and a programme of black economic empowerment, South Africa continues to suffer widespread inequality, poverty and unemployment. Andrew England reports on the country's challenges and aspirations For more video content from the Financial Times, visit http://www.FT.com/video Subscribe to the Financial Times on YouTube; http://goo.gl/vUQx5k Twitter https://twitter.com/ftvideo Facebook https://www.facebook.com/financialtimes
Lesetja Kganyago, Governor South Africa Reserve Bank speaks to CGTN’s Ramah Nyang on financial system in South Africa Subscribe to us on YouTube: http://ow.ly/Zvqj30aIsgY Follow us on: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/cgtnafrica/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/cgtnafrica
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The Foreign exchange market is the biggest financial market in the world. At least four trillion dollars is traded on currency markets on a daily basis. This market is known for its volatility and high risk nature, which is why it is mostly traded by banks and big corporate. However a young South African trader has managed to crack it. Sandile Shezi has successfully learnt how to trade currencies and at just 23 he's become one of the youngest multi-millionaires in the country. Shezi now wants to empower other young South Africans to do the same. Sumitra Nydoo caught up with him.
Prof. Helena Barnard from University of Pretoria explains the success of the South African financial market. Dr. Barnard emphasises the importance of regulations and conservatism in the banking system. This interview took place the World Investment Forum (WIF 2014) in Geneva by Maria Alejandra Gonzalez-Perez
Prof Bernadene de Clerq, Personal Finance Research Unit at UNISA looks at some of the findings of research on the financial position of South African households and warns of the importance of understanding the effects of inflation and risks of having high unsecured debt
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http://www.weforum.org/ In the context of global market volatility, how can Africa build resilience into its financial markets? Dimensions to be addressed: - Mitigating adverse effects of currency depreciation - Connecting regional payment systems. - Diversifying sources of capital. Speakers: · Miguel Azevedo, Head, Investment Banking Africa, Citi, United Kingdom. · Bob Diamond, Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Atlas Merchant Capital, USA. · Pravin Gordhan, Minister of Finance of South Africa. · Benno Ndulu, Governor of the Bank of Tanzania. · Oscar Onyema, Chief Executive Officer, Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE), Nigeria. · Hendrik du Toit, Chief Executive Officer, Investec Asset Management, United Kingdom. Moderated by Donna Oosthuyse, Director, Capital Markets, JSE, South Africa.
When you think about development challenges, a lack of trained accountants might not immediately come to mind. Yet poor public sector financial management is often at the root of patchy service delivery in other sectors, from health and education to transport. South Africa recognised this underlying issue, and with EU support embarked on a capacity development programme. Read the full article at: http://capacity4dev.ec.europa.eu/article/developing-financial-management-capacity-south-african-municipalities-%E2%80%93-basis-local-developm
One of South Africa's key economic strengths is its banking sector. The industry is dominated by the so-called Big Four -- Standard Bank, Nedbank, First Rand and Barclays Africa. But a new entrant, Capitec, is rapidly gaining ground. CGTN's Angelo Coppola looks at some of the trends in the sector Subscribe to us on YouTube: http://ow.ly/Zvqj30aIsgY Follow us on: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/cgtnafrica/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/cgtnafrica
Technology is transforming and disrupting a number of industries, by changing the way people work, connect and do business. The financial sector is no exception, with new solutions for accounting, banking and other services coming up. CCTV's Sumitra Nydoo spoke to a young entrepreneur who has thrown his hat in the ring and is creating jobs while at it.
http://www.weforum.org/ How are digital financial solutions helping start-up and scale-up entrepreneurship in Africa? Dimensions to be addressed: - Incubating start-ups supported by legacy providers - Using data to make better credit decisions - Expanding access to credit through mobile markets This session was developed in partnership with CNN. - Fabrice Alomo, Chief Executive Officer and Founder, AMoney, Cameroon - Ineke Bussemaker, Chief Executive Officer, National Microfinance Bank (NMB), Tanzania - Stephen van Coller, Vice-President, Digital Services, Data Analytics and Business Development., MTN Group, South Africa - Uzoma Dozie, Group Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, Diamond Bank, Nigeria Moderated by - Eleni Giokos, Business Correspondent, CNN International, Sout...