All posts tagged 'South Africa'

S. Africa: Power Woes Hurt Ratings

South Africa’s ratings could have been saved from the brink of slipping to junk status if the power crisis …

SA: Government Bonds Weaken

South African bonds weakened Monday following hawkish statements from Reserve Bank and prospect of U.S. rate hikes in September …

S. Africa: Banks to Stay Profitable

Despite slower growth in their local retail operation, South Africa’s large banks are expected to remain profitable. Ratings Agency …

S. Africa: Banks Stockpile on Fuel

South African Banks are stockpiling on fuel to sustain operations in case national power company, Eskom, institutes further load …

S. Africa: Eskom Overspends

South Africa’s public utility company, Eskom, is alleged to have spent more than was allocated on the purchase of …

S. Africa: Capital Inflows Slow

The Reserve Bank of South Africa revealed that capital flows into the country slowed down in the fourth quarter …

South Africa: Green Energy?

South Africa along with many other African countries are taking steps towards making their economies more green. Currently African …

S. Africa: Rand At 13 Year Low

South African Rand continue in its downward spiral. The currency is now at its weakest level in 13 years …