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Markets get it right with Ramaphosa win

By Tumisho Grater, Economic Strategist at Novare. Market participants hit the nail on the head. Cyril Ramaphosa emerged victoriously and was crowned the new President of the ANC last night. (more…)

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Key market take-outs on ANC election result

The ANC has elected Cyril Ramaphosa as its new President. He will in all likelihood also become the President of South Africa following national elections in 2019 or earlier, if President Jacob Zuma steps down before then. (more…)

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‘Ramaphosa had to settle for a politically damaged top 6‘

The decision yesterday by ANC delegates to the National Conference in Johannesburg to elect deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa to succeed President Jacob Zuma has been widely welcomed as a positive development, but it is also something of a poisoned chalice. This is according to NKC African Economics. (more…)

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How the market reacted to Ramaphosa’s victory

Unsurprisingly, the reaction in South Africa’s financial markets to the election of Cyril Ramaphosa as the new president of the ANC has been extremely positive, Stanlib said in a note this evening. “The markets anticipated a Ramaphosa victory ahead of the conference, with the rand and bond market strengthening appreciably over the past few days. […]

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Nedbank CEO pens open letter to Ramaphosa

Dear Mr Cyril Ramaphosa Congratulations on your election as the 14th President of the African National Congress. You have been elected at a vital time for both the future of the ANC and South Africa. Your election presents an opportunity to renew confidence in South Africa, both internally and externally. The Nedbank team looks forward […]

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Election of Ramaphosa has potential to build stronger SA

The election of deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa as the new ANC president has great potential to build a bigger, stronger and better economy  in the future.  This is according to NWU School of Business and Governance Economist, Professor Raymond Parsons. ‘The decision by the watershed ANC elective conference today to choose Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa […]

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‘Worry about SA’s institutions’: Justice Malala

South Africans should worry about the state of the country’s institutions. This is according to political analyst, Justice Malala. He was speaking earlier today at Sasfin Wealth’s Beyond Global Wealth event. (more…)

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An hour in SA politics is a long time

Political analyst Aubrey Matshiqi’s lectures are always a pleasure to listen to – and the one he gave at the annual Nedgroup Investments Treasurer’s Conference last week was no exception. (more…)

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