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Chinese bank ICBC becomes a ‘Market Maker’ in London!

Gold Today –Gold closed in New York at $1,230.20 up from $1,214.90 on Tuesday. On Wednesday morning in Asia, it fell to $1,226. London pulled it back slightly to see the LBMA price setting at $1,225.75 down from $1,231.50 on Tuesday. 333 more words

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Future Imperfect

Editor’s Note: Members of our team attended Standard Bank’s Property Breakfast hosted at Grand West Casino in Cape Town. They received a tasty meal, some sweet treats and a look behind the curtain to see what Standard Bank’s policies are, the events that influence them and the current mortgage market leader’s preparations for the future. 1,741 more words

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Standard Bank partners with Intra Energy in 120MW power project - Mining & Trade Review (February 2016)

The piece “Standard Bank partners Intra Energy in 120MW power project”  featured below was initially published in Malawi’s Mining & Trade Review Issue Number 34 that is circulating this February 2016. 479 more words

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Retail bonds and fixed deposit accounts: medium term investment vehicles worth looking at

This article first appeared in City Press. You can find the original article here.

For those who are looking to save for the medium term and don’t plan to touch the money for at least two years, the RSA Retail Savings Bond is an attractive option. 655 more words

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By: Sivuyile S. Sesi @756Writing

Them just cry freedom. Last year on the 31st December, Thursday reminded by Manchester United facebook page post about Sir Alex Ferguson’s birthday, that day on my facebook I posted “Irieness has costed my priorities and smart moves that I had no way to complain. 792 more words

South Africa's Standard Bank has been hit with a huge UK fine for a bribery scandal in Tanzania

In a landmark ruling in Britain, a judge has approved the first of its kind plea deal between the UK’s Serious Fraud Office (SFO) and the London arm of South Africa’s Standard Bank to defer prosecution on bribery charges involving its Tanzanian unit in exchange for a total of $32.6 million in penalties. 547 more words

Saver Series - Part 3 - Savings Challenge (S.African Version)

If you go anywhere near Pinterest you have definitely come across the 52 Week Savings Challenge.

With the New Year creeping in at a fast pace (how fast has this year gone by?)there are certain things I do want to ascertain within the year of 2016.I wont call them resolutions but simply call them lifestyle changes.I love the start of any New Year with its promise of a fresh start and better things ahead so ….is this a challenge I want to take on? 315 more words

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