Assessing your options

Assessing your options

Over the past 3 months the rand has weakened against the dollar by almost 10%, and around 6% over the last month alone. There are many importers who are crying and exporters who are smiling. But what if for example you are an exporter with orders or work-in-progress...
Data analyst

Data analyst

Wauko (Pty) Ltd, our dynamic and growing financial services group based in Stellenbosch, offers an exciting opportunity for a highly competent and experienced data analyst who is energetic, dynamic, and self-motivated. Do you have a specific set of skills, skills...
Credit Risk for Business

Credit Risk for Business

There’s an old accounting adage “Turnover is vanity, profit is sanity and cashflow is king.” What does it really mean? And how does it affect the banks appetite to lend? Let’s start by understanding what each of the following means: Turnover: this is the total amount...
Inflation Dynamics and Recessionary Fears

Inflation Dynamics and Recessionary Fears

Inflation has been a key theme and area of discussion in the financial markets of late.  Rising inflation is a global phenomenon and not centric to the US alone, although investors are paying particularly close attention to inflation dynamics in the US. What causes...