by CFO South Africa Added February 22, 2017 at 11:35
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Global mining behemoth Anglo American announced that it has slashed its net debt by 34% during 2016, exceeding expectations amid an uptick in metals prices in an interim results presentation in London on Tuesday.
After ditching dividends in the face of falling commodity prices in 2015,…Continue
Posted by CFO South Africa on February 22, 2017 at 8:00
CFO of Oceana Group Imraan Soomra has been nominated for the 2017 CFO Awards. Soomra won the Transformation & Empowerment Award at the CFO Awards 2015. The annual 'Oscars for South African CFOs', to be held on 11 May, recognise CFOs of listed companies, large corporations,…Continue
Posted by CFO South Africa on February 22, 2017 at 6:00
Candice Watson, Southern Africa Area Head of Talent at British American Tobacco (BAT), has garnered a lot of experience as an executive-level human resources professional in a short space of time. Since September 2014, she has been the HR partner at Lenovo, HR director for Sub-Saharan…Continue
Posted by CFO South Africa on February 21, 2017 at 20:00
Dutch development bank FMO and banking co-operative Rabobank, together with Norfund, a Norwegian development finance institution, have joined financial forces in launching a new investment firm, Arise.
The new Cape Town-based entity has combined assets of $637 million, and will focus on…Continue
Posted by CFO South Africa on February 21, 2017 at 15:00
The survey aimed to assess the rise of FinTech in Nigeria’s financial services industry, their potential impact on market…Continue
Posted by CFO South Africa on February 21, 2017 at 8:00
Narriman Taliep, CFO at Cape Town’s bustling V&A Waterfront, believes that modern CFOs need to embrace and get on top of technology: “For me, this is the future. It's a necessity, not a luxury. So, the question is, which aspects of the technology do you take on now, and how do you manage it?”
Posted by CFO South Africa on February 21, 2017 at 6:00
Steinhoff International and Shoprite Holdings have terminated their merger negotiations. This follows much criticism levelled at the deal by various parties, as well as Shoprite minority shareholders arguing that the transaction was not in their best interests. Under the proposed deal, Steinhoff…Continue
Posted by CFO South Africa on February 20, 2017 at 19:00
Do you want to keep up to date with the latest developments in finance, but you are short of time? Don’t worry. CFO South Africa weekly collects 10 of the most important articles from international media for your convenience.
Posted by CFO South Africa on February 20, 2017 at 15:00
Nova Human Capital Solutions is a company that offers turnkey HR solutions to companies of all shapes and sizes. From simply providing payroll services to doing a total overhaul of a business’s HR function, they do it all. Last week, CFO Enterprise CEO Melle Eijckelhoff and Didi Sehume of CHRO South Africa met with director Debbie Victor and MD Scott…Continue
Posted by CFO South Africa on February 20, 2017 at 10:00
Against a background of what Sir Peter Gershon describes as “arguably one of the most turbulent times we have faced for years”, board members need to constantly review their approach to, and understanding of, risk, according to a new study from a group of industry and professional services…Continue
Posted by CFO South Africa on February 20, 2017 at 8:00
You are more than welcome to join us for our 4th edition of the CFO Awards where CFOs of listed companies and large corporations are awarded for outstanding performance and leadership. Meet top CFOs, demonstrate thought leadership, extend your network and develop business on 11 May 2017 at the breath-taking Summer Place. Join us, buy a table or become a partner. Email Alex van Groningen. Attendance is free for members. Visit CFOawards.co.za
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