Viceroy demands info following ‘defamatory’ statements
On Thursday last week lawyers for Viceroy Research, the short-seller that was fined R50m by the Financial Sector Conduct Authority (FSCA), wrote to regulators accusing them of ‘scurrilous’ behaviour and demanding they hand over certain information within 24 hours.
A Business Day report says Johannesburg-based Snaid & Morris accuses the ...
Santam Insurance Barometer cites the challenging economy, political unrest, the pandemic impact on businesses, cybercrime and climate change as key highlights
Insurance intermediaries need to move away from 'a product-push approach towards a more client-centric product build approach', Andrew Coutts, the head of intermediated business at Santam, said in the insurer’s newly released 2021 Barometer.
Santam, South Africa’s largest short-term insurer (STI), has released its 2020/2021 Insurance Barometer report on ...
FirstRand joins Nedbank in shunning coal
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FirstRand, Africa’s biggest bank by market value, is ending its funding of new coal-fired power stations immediately and will halt the financing of new projects to mine the fuel over the next five years, says a Business Day report. The Johannesburg-based lender joins its peer Nedbank ...