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Focus on the financial health of South Africa’s tax base

By Lesiba Mothata on Feb 16, 2018 in The news

Much took place during former President Jacob Zuma’s tenure. Most notable is the fragile state in which he left the National Treasury.

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South Africa’s response to the Fourth Industrial Revolution – we need private sector input.

By Alexander Forbes Investments on Jan 26, 2018 in The news

This year, the meeting of the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos is giving emerging economies a much more visible platform. A question arising is whether the path to achieve economic growth and stimulus today should follow the same trajectory as it did historically for more developed economies.

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World Economic Forum Focus: Fintech Disruption In Asset Management – Man Versus Machine.

By Mark Lindhiem on Jan 23, 2018 in The news

One of the first big events on the global calendar is the annual World Economic Forum in Davos. This year’s theme “Creating a Shared Future in a Fractured World” focuses on making a renewed commitment to international collaboration to solve critical global political, economic and social issues. Among the many and varied agendas, the concept of the Fourth Industrial Revolution will be top of mind for many.

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Ramaphosa’s new deal is incomplete – here’s how to improve it

By Alexander Forbes Investments on Dec 20, 2017 in The news

The African National Congress (ANC) president elect, Cyril Ramaphosa, and his team, have their jobs well cut out to restore confidence and boost investment in the economy.

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