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28 04, 2020

ECONOMIC PULSE 9: EMOTIONAL MARKETS

2020-04-28T13:12:18+00:00 April 28th, 2020|ECONOMIC PULSE, NEWS|

On 28 May 1962 the Dow Jones average of thirty leading industrial stocks dropped by 34.95 points. At the time this was a drop bigger than on any other day in history, with the exception of the crash on 28 October 1928. On Tuesday 29 May 1962 the market suddenly changed direction with the [...]

27 04, 2020

FIRSTRAND NAMIBIA ESTABLISHES HOPE – A HEALTH OPTIMISATION PANDEMIC EMERGENCY FUND

2020-04-27T12:01:47+00:00 April 27th, 2020|NEWS|

Sarel van Zyl CEO:  FirstRand Namibia MEDIA RELEASE 8 April 2020 Today FirstRand Namibia announced the objectives of its HOPE intervention and relief effort, which aims to assist Government and its partners in mitigating the impact of COVID19 rapidly and at scale.  HOPE’s immediate objective is to accelerate the scaling of Namibia’s [...]

20 04, 2020

NOT GOING BACK TO NORMAL: BUSINESS CONTINUITY AFTER COVID19

2020-04-20T12:23:43+00:00 April 20th, 2020|NEWS|

Horst Simon Business Risk Officer, Capricorn Group We always want things to go back to normal quickly, but what most of us have probably not realised yet is that some things will never be the same again. To stop the coronavirus, we radically changed almost everything [...]