AFRICA: Intra-Africa trade essential to least connected continent

Africa

60% of goods produced in Europe are traded within the continent while 40% of goods produced in North America stay within the region. In Africa, however, only 20% of goods produced remain on the continent. Charles Brewer, Managing Director of DHL Express Sub Saharan Africa, makes a case for increased intra-Africa trade.

PROPERTY: Finding the perfect buy-to-let

House

Investing in physical property is very popular among many South Africans, especially in the buy-to-let space. However, choosing the right property is imperative to ensure regular rental income and good tenants. In this article we share a few tips to help you find the perfect buy-to-let property.

Finweek Quiz #40

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It’s that time of the week again. Try your hand at the latest Finweek quiz and stand a chance to win a Finweek hamper.

Finweek Quiz #39

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Welcome to another Finweek quiz! This week one lucky participant who gets all the answers right will win a copy of ‘Raising the Bar’ by Songezo Zibi. In this book, Zibi explores why South Africa is the way it is, and discusses the issues South Africans must confront in order for SA to become a prosperous nation.

Finweek Quiz #38

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It’s Friday, which means we’ve got another quiz for you! Answer our general knowledge and current affairs questions for a chance to win a hamper consisting of a Finweek T-shirt and key ring as well as a ‘Freakonomics’ DVD!

Finweek Quiz #37

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It’s time for another Finweek quiz! Test your general knowledge for a chance to win a hamper consisting of Finweek T-shirt and key ring as well as a ‘Freakonomics’ DVD!

Finweek Quiz #36

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After a short break, the Finweek quiz is back! Test your general knowledge for a chance to win a hamper consisting of a ‘Freakonomics’ DVD as well as a Finweek T-shirt and key ring.

CEO WATCH: Satrix’s Helena Conradie

Satrix CEO Helena Conradie

Helena Conradie took over the reins as CEO of passive investment house Satrix in November 2013. In the 28 August edition of Finweek, we talk to Conradie about her new role and the strong competition from etfsa.co.za and newcomer EasyEquities.

Finweek Quiz #35

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It’s time for our Friday quiz again! Give it your best shot for a chance to win a Finweek hamper.

MARKET SNIPPET: 4 August

Global markets

To get your daily fix on all things related to global market movements, tune in to Finweek.com for a snippet of what the experts have to say.