The rand ended 2021 on the back foot, after the Omicron announcement and subsequent global kneejerk reaction of isolation and red-listing the country.
A little shy of two decades ago, prior to Compli-Serve SA’s official launch, I penned an article on how technology was impacting financial services and importantly, financial advice.
IOSCO and the CPMI today published the consultation report Application of the Principles for Financial Market Infrastructures to stablecoin arrangements.
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IOSCO consults on revised Principles for the regulation and supervision of commodity derivatives markets…
The Board of the International Organization of Securities Commissions (IOSCO) is requesting feedback on proposed revisions to its 2011 Principles for the Regulation and Supervision of the Commodity Derivatives Markets.
On 2 November 2021, US President Joe Biden announced that three African countries would be terminated from the African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA) trade preference program, unless they took urgent action to meet statutory eligibility criteria by 1 January 2022.
As we head into 2022, we’re asking ourselves: What theme will impact markets the most this year? While our list of potential drivers is long, and we have views around a wide set of outcomes, we rely on the evidence, not the narratives that hold sway in financial markets at various points in time.
Cryptocurrencies (cryptos) are all the rage, featuring in headlines across news channels where one day earnings are through the roof, and the next, a scam emerges. Nevertheless, the hysteria continues, as does the cycle. But if you aren’t investing in cryptos, are you missing out?