29th Oct 2018

Will the 21st Century Really Be Africa’s Time to Flourish?

“We really need to have a third wave, and it needs to happen in sub-Saharan Africa” (Bill Gates)   Two factors often cited as to why […]
29th Nov 2018

The Medium Term Budget Speech and the Rating Agencies – Danger in December

The new Minister of Finance didn’t have much time to prepare for the Medium Term Budget Speech (MTBS) but he carried it off well. The MTBS […]
31st Jan 2019

Budget 2019: Your Tips for Tito

On 20th February the Minister of Finance, Tito Mboweni, will make his budget speech.  Traditionally, the Minister asks the public what they would like to see […]
27th Feb 2019

Budget 2019: Credibility Restored?

“It is not the critic who counts; not the man who points out how the strong man stumbles, or where the doer of deeds could have […]