Stanlib, one of SA’s largest asset managers, says the country’s persistent budget deficits present the biggest threat to SA’s credit rating in the near term.

Government expenditure has exceeded its revenue since 2014 and is expected to do so until 2025, forcing the National Treasury to increase its borrowing to fund the budget deficit...

Subscribe now to unlock this article.

Support BusinessLIVE’s award-winning journalism for R129 per month (digital access only).

There’s never been a more important time to support independent journalism in SA. Our subscription packages now offer an ad-free experience for readers.

Cancel anytime.

Would you like to comment on this article?
Sign up (it's quick and free) or sign in now.

Speech Bubbles

Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.