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Is mining in South Africa a sunset industry?

By | 2020-02-17T13:30:03+02:00 February 5th, 2020|Finance, General, Mining|

By Greg Webber; Co-Head of Mining and Resources: Nedbank CIB  Recently, for the first time in the history of gold mining in Africa, South Africa toppled from its position as the biggest gold producer on the continent, as production figures coming out of Ghana revealed it has now assumed that number one spot. While this [...]

Don’t underestimate the importance and value of an experienced financial partner when mining in Africa

By | 2020-02-17T13:27:13+02:00 February 3rd, 2020|Finance, General, Mining|

By Nivaash Singh; Co-head of Mining and Resources Finance; Nedbank CIB While not without its own set of unique challenges, Africa currently offers a very compelling mining proposition with a number of excellent prospects in many parts of the continent. These include a very strong growth story in West Africa at the moment, and solid [...]

Quality of Africa’s resources hold investor interest

By | 2020-02-17T13:26:39+02:00 February 3rd, 2020|Finance, General, Mining|

Investors will always gravitate towards good orebodies and, owing to the quality of prospectivity in certain African regions, the continent still holds the interest of investors, says Nedbank Corporate and Investment Banking (CIB) mining analyst Arnold van Graan. “However, with the increase in resource nationalism, increased tax and royalty burdens, as well as other challenges, [...]

WATCH: Retail sales growth higher than consensus

By | 2020-01-17T05:58:35+02:00 January 16th, 2020|Finance, General, Watch This|

Retail sales accelerated in November, and registered growth of 2.6% on an annual basis. Business Day discussed the data with Nedbank's Reezwana Sumad, as well as whether the growth momentum can be sustained into 2020. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hRwsXWwGhig In partnership with Business Day TV. You have shown interest in this video, you might find Markets and [...]