Mining and Resources

WATCH: It’s not just about mining, but forging Africa’s growth

By | 2020-06-11T14:49:24+02:00 March 19th, 2020|Mining and Resources, Watch This|

The African Mining Week is dedicated to the development of mining projects in Africa. From sustainable green operations to growth in South Africa and on the continent, investors and industry assemble to discuss opportunities and challenges facing the industry. Watch now for more expertise and insights, and let us know what you think in the [...]

Is mining in South Africa a sunset industry?

By | 2020-06-09T11:48:44+02:00 February 5th, 2020|Mining and Resources|

By Greg Webber; Co-Head of Mining and Resources: Nedbank CIB  Recently, for the first time in the history of gold mining in Africa, South Africa toppled from its position as the biggest gold producer on the continent, as production figures coming out of Ghana revealed it has now assumed that number one spot. While this [...]

WATCH: Nedbank Mining and Resources

By | 2020-06-09T14:02:37+02:00 February 5th, 2020|Mining and Resources, Watch This|

Nedbank CIB’s experience and commitment to innovation in the mining, mining services, chemicals and downstream metal beneficiation sectors drives our Mining and Resources team to create unique financing solutions that best suit our clients’ needs in South Africa and in Continental Africa.   For more info from the team, investigate Mining and [...]

Don’t underestimate the importance and value of an experienced financial partner when mining in Africa

By | 2020-06-09T11:57:53+02:00 February 3rd, 2020|Mining and Resources|

By Nivaash Singh; Co-head of Mining and Resources Finance; Nedbank CIB While not without its own set of unique challenges, Africa currently offers a very compelling mining proposition with a number of excellent prospects in many parts of the continent. These include a very strong growth story in West Africa at the moment, and solid [...]

Quality of Africa’s resources hold investor interest

By | 2020-06-09T12:21:43+02:00 February 3rd, 2020|Mining and Resources|

Investors will always gravitate towards good orebodies and, owing to the quality of prospectivity in certain African regions, the continent still holds the interest of investors, says Nedbank Corporate and Investment Banking (CIB) mining analyst Arnold van Graan. “However, with the increase in resource nationalism, increased tax and royalty burdens, as well as other challenges, [...]

2019 is a seminal year for investor confidence in SA’s mining sector

By | 2019-03-13T12:37:31+02:00 February 26th, 2019|Mining and Resources|

2019 is a seminal year for investor confidence in South Africa’s mining sector, and international investors will be closely watching a variety of important issues as they seek the clarity they will need to commit to investments in the country. With crucial national elections due in May, a debt crisis at state electricity utility Eskom [...]