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Far-left victory in Greece bruises European markets

2015-01-26 12:00:36.0

European shares fall and borrowing costs for eurozone’s most indebted states rise as leftist Syriza party looks set to take on Greece’s international lenders after election victory

Banks expected to continue cutting jobs across the world

2015-01-26 08:46:47.0

Most European lenders started cutting after 2010, when euro area’s existence came into question as failing lenders and states rescuing them got caught in dangerous spiral

Spaza shop torched in Alexandra

2015-01-26 12:08:09.0

A spaza shop is torched in Alexandra, north of Johannesburg in early hours of Monday morning, Gauteng police report

Business News

Aspen Acquires Rights To More Drugs

23 January 2015

Aspen shares jump on $142 million pharmaceuticals deal with Novartis. Anglo American Platinum warns that full-year headline earnings may fall by as much as 55% And Anglo American is reported to be mulling the sales of coal mines in Australia.

Markets Analysis

Market Analysis with Viv Govender

23 January 2015

Viv Govender from Vunani Private Clients takes Giulietta Talevi through all the day’s market action.

Latest Business Features

Africa Business Today

23 January 2015

On the show this week, Diana Games, CEO of Africa@Work, discusses Africa’s growth agenda, falling oil price and the World Economic Forum. HSBC economist David Faulkner gives his perspective on Nigeria’s decision to keep interest rates on hold despite the effect of lower oil prices on economic growth. Gerhard le Roux from Imara Africa Securities tells us what caught his eye on the markets this week.

The Week That Was

23 January 2015

It's Mario Draghi to Europe's rescue, DAVOS to everyone else and if you buy that, then our National Key Points list makes perfect sense, as does putting the Minister for water in charge of putting out Soweto's fires. Bring your bile and your beer and tune in for The Week That was as Simon Brown, Giulietta Talevi and Sasfin's David Shapiro put the wind up the business week.

Spotlight on Small Caps

22 January 2015

This week, the small caps spotlight falls on three listed property stocks with rand-hedge earnings: INTU, Rockcastle and Resilient. Join Giulietta Talevi and her guest Ron Klipin of Cratos Wealth for a look at whether these shares should find a home in your portfolio.

Talking Technical

22 January 2015

For technical share analysis and a call on whether it’s a Buy/Sell, Giulietta Talevi and Independent Technical Analyst Frans de Klerk bring you an informative half-hour discussion on technical share analysis. Call in LIVE on 011 280 3899.

Editing Allowed

21 January 2015

Peter Bruce and the Editing Allowed team take a critical look at the top news stories of the week.

Business Q&A with Credit Guarantee CEO: Charles Nortje

21 January 2015

Credit Guarantee CEO, Charles Nortje takes through the year that was for them in 2014.

Traders Corner

20 January 2015

Make sure you tune into Traders Corner as founder Garth Mackenzie shows the relative performance of the JSE's major indices, and explains why he's taken a long position on Sanlam. That's Traders Corner, BDTV's real-time, real-money, warts-and-all trading show, at 8.30pm tonight.

Share My Portfolio

20 January 2015

Ricus Reeders of PSG Sandton and Graeme Korner of Korner Perspective join Stephen Gunnion to shed some light on your portfolio queries. Send us your questions through to portfolio@bdtv.co.za.

The Business of the Arts

20 January 2015

Move over Cannes and make way for the Mandela International Film Festival. Acclaimed actress Terry Pheto & Head of the Nelson Mandela Royal Family, Nkosi Mandla Mandela tell us more about the highly anticipated event, with Thebe Investments at the helm of it all.

Doing Business in the 21st Century: Part 1

20 January 2015

Leigh Roberts and Mervyn King discuss executive remuneration with guests Johan Redelinghuys : Partner at Heidrick & Struggles and Gerald Seegers, PwC’s Head of Human Resource Services for Southern Africa

You and Your Money

19 January 2015

Bryan Hirsch speaks to Geraldine Macpherson, Senior Legal Adviser at Liberty and COO Gordon Stuart of Sentinel International Advisory Services about the importance of a well prepared will in estate planning.

Straight Talk with Mark Barnes

19 January 2015

Absence of knowledge is the source of all prejudice. Business Day Columnist and Chairman of Purple Capital joins Giulietta Talevi in studio to discuss this lack of knowledge.

Bisquit - Business Lunch

19 January 2015

Central One Bar and Restaurant situated in the heart of Sandton, only 55 steps from the Gautrain hotel and station offers an ideal venue for the quick business lunch, meetings and events. They are unpretentious with fast and friendly service and offers their customers comfort food with a unique and modern twist

TUNING INTO AFRICA - The Growth of the TV Sector

18 November 2014

Africa is on the precipice of exponential growth in the TV sector, in particular Pay TV across Sub-Saharan Africa. These are exciting times for the viewer but they are especially exciting if you work in the industry or are looking for an investment opportunity.

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