Government has launched an e-Tender Publication portal and the central supplier database (CSD) that provides for electronic platforms to centralise its procurement process. The portal and the CSD were set up by the Office of the Chief Procurement Officer (OCPO) on 1 April 2015 and went online on 1 September 2015.

All suppliers to any

The SA Reserve Bank is adopting a wait-and-see approach.

The Volcker Rule came into force in the US in April 2014. The Volcker Rule is a federal regulation under the Dodd-Frank Act that, subject to exceptions, prohibits US commercial banks from engaging in short-term proprietary trading of many financial instruments for their own account. The