Investec Focus Radio South Africa features conversations between leading minds from within Investec and other experts on economic, investment and business topics in addition to issues that go beyond wealth.
Focus Talks: Hacking takes a quantum leap
With the advent of quantum computing, cybersecurity experts are having to contend with new threats, such as the hacking of biometric profiles and even brains. This World Cybersecurity Awareness Month, Investec Global Chief Information Security Officer, Herman Young, speaks to CYE CEO, Reuven Aronashvili, about future trends.
Future Impact ep7: Export finance – the sustainability maker
Is Export Finance Africa's solution for infrastructure build and socio-economic development? It's been around for over a century, and is suddenly garnering a lot of attention from investors concerned with sustainable impact.
NOW ep34: Dark days for business
SA businesses struggle to stay afloat as loadshedding intensifies. Business Unity SA CEO Cas Coovadia and Investec Treasury Economist Tertia Jacobs count the costs of loadshedding.
Future Impact ep6: Facing up to SA's human trafficking problem
Human trafficking in South Africa involves the exploitation of vulnerable children, women and men for the purposes of sex and slave-like labour. Learn how victims fall, why they stay and what banks and other organisations are doing to combat the scourge.
NOW ep33: Are central bank fears more inflated than prices?
There are signs that global inflation is peaking, but central banks continue to raise rates. Experts ask why in the latest episode of No Ordinary Wednesday, and look at what to expect from the South African Reserve Bank.
Future Impact ep5: Net zero: Renewables can't go it alone
Consensus is we need more than renewables to reach net zero. So what does SA’s future energy mix look like? Experts from Investec, and the CEO of Nala Renewables shed some light on a hotly debated topic.
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