Consulting the crystal ball about Brexit, tax and growth

Floris Slabbert on Die Groot Ontbyt about investing for growth amid the uncertainties about Brexit and potential positive change for South Africa and investors.   What are the latest developments worldwide following Brexit? There are now many questions around Britain’s future leadership and the announcement has left a lot of uncertainty worldwide. We trust that…

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The markets react to the Brexit vote

Floris Slabbert talks to Die Groot Ontbyt viewers about the recent market developments following the Brexit vote.     Markets reacted strongly to the results of Britain’s referendum decision to leave the EU. What are the latest developments following the Brexit vote? Britain’s Minister of Finance, George Osborn, tried to instil calm, but with little success. He also…

What impact will Brexit have on South Africa?

While the rand has weakened since the results of the Brexit vote were revealed, the currency’s decline is likely to be short-lived and it is expected that the currency will strengthen again in future. The current currency volatility exists because many traders and speculators did not anticipate the UK’s exit from the EU. The surprise…