Inside Goldman Sachs' push deeper into lending to risky private funds

This is after the Wall Street bank’s bet on lending to the sector helped drive record revenues in fixed-income financing

Fitch continues to refrain from rating SA banks

The agency is still derecognised by the Prudential Authority after opting out nearly a decade ago

Regulator warns of SA banks’ exposure to ‘risky’ sovereigns

Prudential Authority urges banks with operations in the rest of Africa to extend credit cautiously

China dials up scrutiny of Big Four audit firms after Evergrande probe, sources say

Finance ministry implements rigorous checks of work done by Deloitte, EY, PwC and KPMG for local companies

More than 11,300 Investec SA clients have UK accounts

The company has made private banking client acquisition in the UK and SA a priority

Reserve Bank loses nearly R1bn on its stake in African Bank

Impairment means the Bank’s 50% stake is now worth R3.5bn, from R4.3bn a year ago

WATCH: Competition for online payments heats up

Business Day TV talks to Business Day’s technology correspondent, Mudiwa Gavaza

WATCH: Karl Westvig on TymeBank’s plans for next-era growth

Business Day TV spoke to Karl Westvig, the CEO- designate at TymeBank

PODCAST: Standard Bank to offer instant payments for businesses

Mudiwa Gavaza is joined by a team from Standard Bank’s corporate and investment bank

New home buyers bullish, expecting rate cuts, Standard Bank says

Bank data shows average loan value approved for first-time buyers in past three years is just under R1m

Adjudicator orders municipal pension fund to pay member R800,000

PFA finds that retirement savings were paid to a fraudster while the complainant was in prison

Absa predicts online shoppers will welcome new payment platform

Absa Pay is the latest in the bank’s digital payments solutions

Absa’s share price performance lags behind rivals

Headwinds for bank include high credit impairments and lower non-interest income in the first half

Capitec clamps down on rogue employees

Several sacked for manipulating debt orders to get commissions

Investec winds down tax-free fixed-deposit account

Move indicates the offering is no longer fit for purpose for clients of the specialist bank