Unfortunately, it seems that in terms of economic data, South Africa’s 2019 film has begun in much the same vein as 2018, and could easily be classified within the “horror” genre given heightened fears that South Africa could once again enter a technical recession in the first half of the year.
The Supreme Court of Appeal (SCA) in South Africa, in Centriq Insurance Company Limited v Oosthuizen and another, was tasked with considering the correct interpretation of an exclusion of liability clause contained in a professional indemnity insurance contract.
Today’s customers demand an always-on, immediately responsive customer experience, and banks are turning to the likes of automation, robotics and Artificial Intelligence (AI) to respond to these demands.
Instruments & Investments
The operational phase of the African Continental Free Trade Area agreement (AfCFTA) was officially launched at the African Union (AU) summit in Niger in early July.
The Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE), Africa’s largest, multi-asset class stock exchange, has launched a new integrated trading and clearing solution that has seen its Equity and Currency Derivatives markets migrating to a new trading, clearing and surveillance system.
Who hasn’t dreamt of receiving a sudden cash windfall? A large lump sum that swells your bank balance overnight and makes all your money troubles disappear. Or does it?