Engineering News | Financial https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/financial Sun, 28 Nov 2021 10:19:47 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Opinion: Banks need to respond to business clients' changing banking needs https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/opinion-banks-need-to-respond-to-business-clients-changing-banking-needs-2021-11-25 Creamer Media Reporter FINANCIAL SERVICES Thu, 25 Nov 2021 09:49:00 +0200 601401 1637826962 1637826540 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000974274_resized_nedbankiancarter11211022.jpg Nedbank Corporate and Investment Banking Transaction Services divisional executive Ian Carter 511 287 ARC, Ethos Mid-Market Fund 1 to acquire fintech company in R1.5bn deal https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/arc-ethos-mid-market-fund-1-to-acquire-fintech-company-in-r15bn-deal-2021-11-24 Simone Liedtke FINTECH Wed, 24 Nov 2021 15:17:00 +0200 601353 1637760036 1637759820 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 EIB, BRD to provide funds to Rwandan businesses impacted by Covid-19 https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eib-brd-to-provide-funds-to-rwandan-businesses-impacted-by-covid-19-2021-11-23 Tasneem Bulbulia FINANCIAL Tue, 23 Nov 2021 16:23:00 +0200 601249 1637678142 1637677380 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 African finance resilient to Covid-19 challenge https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/african-finance-resilient-to-covid-19-challenge-2021-11-19 Schalk Burger FINANCE Fri, 19 Nov 2021 16:02:00 +0200 601032 1637331002 1637330520 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 IFC, Absa partner to boost trade finance in sub-Saharan Africa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ifc-absa-partner-to-boost-trade-finance-in-sub-saharan-africa-2021-11-17 Creamer Media Reporter FINANCIAL SERVICES Wed, 17 Nov 2021 10:45:00 +0200 600704 1637139776 1637138700 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 UK Climate Investments, Norfund invest in South African JV to develop renewable assets https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/uk-climate-investments-norfund-invest-in-south-african-jv-to-develop-renewable-assets-2021-11-17 Tasneem Bulbulia RENEWABLE ENERGY Wed, 17 Nov 2021 10:20:00 +0200 600696 1637138947 1637137200 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Verdant closes private equity-related transactions in South Africa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/verdant-closes-private-equity-related-transactions-in-south-africa-2021-11-15 Tasneem Bulbulia FINANCE Mon, 15 Nov 2021 14:39:00 +0200 600547 1636982947 1636979940 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Climate Fund Managers close second blended finance initiative https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/climate-fund-managers-close-second-blended-finance-initiative-2021-11-12 Donna Slater FINANCIAL SERVICES Fri, 12 Nov 2021 15:39:00 +0200 600448 1636725473 1636724340 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 AfDB launches climate change and green growth framework at COP26 https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/afdb-launches-climate-change-and-green-growth-framework-at-cop26-2021-11-12 Donna Slater CLIMATE CHANGE Fri, 12 Nov 2021 10:28:00 +0200 600398 1636706901 1636705680 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 MFS Africa raises $100m for Africa expansion https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mfs-africa-raises-100m-for-africa-expansion-2021-11-10 Schalk Burger FINTECH Wed, 10 Nov 2021 16:28:00 +0200 600204 1636555595 1636554480 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Grindstone venture capital fund aims to assist South African tech startups https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/grindstone-venture-capital-fund-aims-to-assist-south-african-tech-startups-2021-11-09 Schalk Burger VENTURE CAPITAL Tue, 09 Nov 2021 11:09:00 +0200 599982 1636462818 1636448940 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Mazars, Neu Capital Africa partner to form mid-market capital raising practice https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mazars-neu-capital-africa-partner-to-form-mid-market-capital-raising-practice-2021-11-08 Donna Slater FINANCIAL SERVICES Mon, 08 Nov 2021 16:47:00 +0200 599945 1636384061 1636382820 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Half of investors express intent to divest from companies not committed to improving ESG – PwC https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/half-of-investors-express-intent-to-divest-from-companies-not-committed-to-improving-esg-pwc-2021-11-02 Donna Slater ESG Tue, 02 Nov 2021 16:14:00 +0200 599469 1635863216 1635862440 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 AfDB approves $57.67m loan to support Eskom’s battery storage project https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/afdb-approves-5767-million-loan-to-support-eskoms-battery-storage-project-2021-11-02 Tasneem Bulbulia FINANCE; ELECTRICITY Tue, 02 Nov 2021 10:51:00 +0200 599423 1635866716 1635843060 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Opportunities arise from noncore asset disposals https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/opportunities-arise-from-noncore-asset-disposals-2021-10-29 Darren Parker Financial Fri, 29 Oct 2021 00:00:00 +0200 597886 1634280191 1635458400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000967566_resized_businessinafricaenagilecapitaltshegosefolo1020211022.jpg TSHEGO SEFOLO The African Continental Free Trade Agreement should bring opportunities for easier trade and better flow of goods across the continent 511 287 Banks have granted R246.7m in financial relief following July riots https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/banks-have-granted-r2467m-in-financial-relief-following-july-riots-2021-10-28 Simone Liedtke FINANCIAL RELIEF Thu, 28 Oct 2021 14:54:00 +0200 599165 1635426151 1635425640 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Africa must address six barriers to unlock greater climate funding https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/africa-must-address-six-barriers-to-unlock-greater-climate-funding-2021-10-25 Tasneem Bulbulia ENVIRONMENT; FINANCE Mon, 25 Oct 2021 16:14:00 +0200 598866 1635171736 1635171240 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Nedbank expands its Avo app to include end-to-end digital vehicle shopping  https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/payabill-launches-online-global-payment-solution-for-smes-2021-10-22 Irma Venter FINANCE Fri, 22 Oct 2021 00:00:00 +0200 597846 1634631735 1634853600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Standard Bank hosting employee customer service solutions hackathon https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/standard-bank-hosting-employee-customer-service-solutions-hackathon-2021-10-20 Schalk Burger DIGITAL BANKING Wed, 20 Oct 2021 16:26:00 +0200 598482 1634741183 1634739960 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 R1.5bn allocated to assist businesses affected by July civil unrest https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/r15bn-allocated-to-assist-businesses-affected-by-july-civil-unrest-2021-10-20 Donna Slater FINANCIAL Wed, 20 Oct 2021 13:51:00 +0200 598439 1634732874 1634730660 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 FSD Africa backs fintech pioneer to build new platform increasing access to carbon markets https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/fsd-africa-backs-fintech-pioneer-to-build-new-platform-increasing-access-to-carbon-markets-2021-10-12 Tasneem Bulbulia FINANCE; GREEN ENERGY Tue, 12 Oct 2021 14:56:00 +0200 597705 1634043486 1634043360 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 DTIC approves R50m grant funding for smart city in Limpopo https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dtic-approves-r50m-grant-funding-for-smart-city-in-limpopo-2021-10-08 Tasneem Bulbulia CONSTRUCTION; FINANCE Fri, 08 Oct 2021 15:18:00 +0200 597487 1633700603 1633699080 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 US to donate further R134m in Covid-19 assistance to S Africa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/us-to-donate-r134m-in-covid-19-assistance-to-s-africa-2021-10-08 Sane Dhlamini Financial Fri, 08 Oct 2021 12:51:00 +0200 597437 1633699667 1633690260 99999999999 Sashnee Moodley 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000966830_resized_usflag1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 SCA's dismissal of Santam appeal gives certainty for outstanding insurance claims – ICA https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/scas-dismissal-of-santam-appeal-gives-certainty-for-outstanding-insurance-claims-ica-2021-10-07 Schalk Burger INSURANCE Thu, 07 Oct 2021 12:43:00 +0200 597273 1633613435 1633603380 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 City launches e-Joburg portal https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/city-launches-e-joburg-portal-2021-10-06 Tasneem Bulbulia TECHNOLOGY; FINANCIAL Wed, 06 Oct 2021 16:03:00 +0200 597176 1633529626 1633528980 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Sanlam, Absa merge investment management businesses https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sanlam-absa-merge-investment-management-businesses-2021-10-05 Marleny Arnoldi FINANCIAL SERVICES Tue, 05 Oct 2021 15:32:00 +0200 597067 1633441323 1633440720 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 DPI raises $900m to invest in innovation-led companies in Africa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dpi-raises-900m-to-invest-in-innovation-led-companies-in-africa-2021-10-04 Tasneem Bulbulia FINANCE Mon, 04 Oct 2021 11:21:00 +0200 596877 1633341000 1633339260 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 IFC, Sodigaz partner to boost access to cleaner energy solutions in Burkina Faso https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ifc-sodigaz-partner-to-boost-access-to-cleaner-energy-solutions-in-burkina-faso-2021-10-01 Tasneem Bulbulia SOLAR Fri, 01 Oct 2021 09:34:00 +0200 596694 1633074717 1633073640 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 PIC records growth in assets under management https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pic-records-growth-in-assets-under-management-2021-09-30 Tasneem Bulbulia FINANCIAL Thu, 30 Sep 2021 09:59:00 +0200 596539 1632990044 1632988740 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Botswana, Namibia outline efforts towards green bonds, sustainable stock exchanges https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/botswana-namibia-outline-efforts-towards-green-bonds-sustainable-stock-exchanges-2021-09-28 Donna Slater FINANCIAL Tue, 28 Sep 2021 12:53:00 +0200 596333 1632831935 1632826380 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Green bonds provide balance to traditional investment vehicles https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/green-bonds-provide-balance-to-traditional-investment-vehicles-2021-09-27 Donna Slater FINANCIAL Mon, 27 Sep 2021 12:06:00 +0200 596207 1632738350 1632737160 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Payabill launches online international payment solution for SMEs https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/payabill-launches-online-international-payment-solution-for-smes-2021-09-27 Irma Venter FINANCE Mon, 27 Sep 2021 09:53:00 +0200 596181 1632729345 1632729180 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000964371_resized_payabillceoelimichal0920211022.jpg Eli Michal 511 287 Africa Investment Forum’s Market Days to be held from December 1 to 3 https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/africa-investment-forums-market-days-to-be-held-from-december-1-to-3-2021-09-17 Donna Slater TRADE Fri, 17 Sep 2021 16:18:00 +0200 595597 1631888968 1631888280 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Major banks remain resilient, focus turns to new skills and new strategies https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/major-banks-remain-resilient-focus-turns-to-new-skills-and-new-strategies-2021-09-17 Schalk Burger FINANCIAL SERVICES Fri, 17 Sep 2021 15:41:00 +0200 595584 1631888499 1631886060 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 South African taxpayers note improvements in some Sars processes https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-taxpayers-note-improvements-in-some-processes-2021-09-17 Tasneem Bulbulia FINANCIAL Fri, 17 Sep 2021 15:22:00 +0200 595570 1631886872 1631884920 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Core lending, interest income drive DBSA’s profit up by 182% https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/core-lending-interest-income-drive-dbsas-profit-up-by-182-2021-09-17 Donna Slater FINANCES Fri, 17 Sep 2021 12:38:00 +0200 595538 1631877149 1631875080 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Sefa provides $1m to modernise Africa’s hydropower fleet https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sefa-provides-1m-to-modernise-africas-hydropower-fleet-2021-09-17 Tasneem Bulbulia RENEWABLE ENERGY Fri, 17 Sep 2021 09:29:00 +0200 595493 1631864828 1631863740 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0