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Are South African Companies Ready for Tax Disruption?

There is no doubt that tax authority activity has been rising steadily in recent times as financially strained governments press for higher revenue collections...

Part 1 – The benefits of bank debt and mezzanine funding when raising strategic...

Making money in a business does not only depend on profit margins, growth in turnover and growing market share.  The manner in which the...

SPECIAL REPORT: Investors and Integrated Reporting

 Growing global sustainability risks and the expectations of fund beneficiaries require the investment industry to take action, writes David CouldridgeIn 2009 Angel Gurría, Secretary-General...

SPECIAL REPORT: Money market fund benefits

With the economy being so unpredictable at present, leaving investors unsure and taking even economists by surprise, one cannot help feeling rather cautious as...

INFLUENCE: THE ALMOST CA(SA)

Starting articles is a big change, especially when it is your first real job and you don’t have anything to compare it to. Gareth...

SPECIAL FEATURE: Evaluating the Global Reporting Initiative’s G4 guidelines

"To be applied properly, G4 requires a change in mind-set, which in turn will require a change in the reporting process for some organisations."The...

Special Feature: Accounting Software

Governing IT through Strategic AlignmentMany businesses find themselves stuck in the technology gap: what company boards expect from IT governance is often far removed...

SPECIAL REPORT: Need to get up to speed on integrated reporting?

Leigh Roberts explains the 101 of integrated reportingQ: Who should prepare an integrated report?A: There are many reasons that an organisation would – and...

SA’s banks are finding new ways to stay relevant in the market

South Africa’s banking industry is rapidly evolving in response to regulatory changes, economic pressures, technological advances and innovation in digital. “The evolution of technology...

SPECIAL FEATURE: Building sustainability into investment decisions

"Capital investments made by organisations result in the commitment of significant resources to projects expected (in most cases) to enhance the value of the...