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25 June 2019
20 June 2019
19 June 2019
South Africa remains blighted by vast income and wealth differentials, and economic inequality remains high enough to present a material risk to our country.
In the age of outsourcing, assurance is key
Social media and the 24 hour news cycle are putting businesses at risk as “hype” distracts from the more serious threats to businesses. Business risk assessment and management is being impacted by “Black swans”; attention grabbing issues that are not easy to predict.
Non-executive directorships are common in listed companies but not in private companies. Ian Scott, Managing Partner at BDO Cape Town, believes a strong case can be made for consideration of the appointment of an independent non-executive director on many privately owned companies.
As the tourism industry rallies together, motivated by the president’s call to double visitor numbers to around 21 million by 2030, it is worth taking stock of where the industry is at the moment, and the most attractive opportunities for reaching that ambitious figure.
Consider these important aspects to maximise cash flow
When starting a business, it is important to consider the type of business entity you plan to operate in as these each have different implications for the business.
BDO warns of 6-year low in middle-market M&A activity
When it comes to investing, the current standard of return on investment (ROI) can be self-limiting, adding pressure that is counterproductive. So much of ROI is not within our control. We can diversify investments––always a good strategy––but we cannot control how the markets perform or how...