Global risk-off trade dominates sentiment and the firmer rand hampers further appreciation, with platinum stocks leading the losses in the mining sector
Anil Agarwal wants to buy $2.4bn of Anglo American shares to help him create a resources conglomerate to rival the likes of BHP Billiton
Donald Trump may force Democrats to table to rescue Obamacare
The suspended Western Cape party leader has gone head to head with the secretary-general over Andile Lungisa’s election as chairman of the Nelson Mandela Bay region
Banking group Capital is paying ¤21m for its 40% interest in Creamfinance, which is registered in Cyprus and provides online consumer loan products
A high turnover of senior management hobbles their ability to take decisions and massive losses threaten their financial viability
We analyse Paul Bosman, fund manager at PSG Asset Management
Life insurers are good indicators for the economy as policies are often the first thing to be cancelled when a client is short of cash
Stephen Cook has mustered a meagre 17 runs in four innings in this series
In my childhood it was a bastion of all that was safe and dull, but with great galleries, hotels, food and museums, that’s changed, writes Lucia van der Post
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