This blog was co-authored by: Kristin January, Candidate Attorney

On Wednesday 23 February 2022, the Minister of Finance presented his inaugural Budget Speech.  The National Treasury confirmed its commitment to transformation of exchange control regulations with several new proposals:

  • Individuals are permitted to export dual listed domestic securities to a foreign recognised exchange, subject to

In a further initiative to combat the economic fallout of the COVID-19 pandemic, the state, in collaboration with the banking sector and the South African Reserve Bank (SARB) has announced a R100 billion loan scheme to assist ailing small and medium-sized businesses (SMMEs).

On 12 May 2020 National Treasury, the SARB and the Banking Association