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Why Standard Bank PowerPulse ‘ticks all the boxes’ of investing in solar PV

In the fifth episode of the Standard Bank PowerPulse podcast series, BizNews founder Alec Hogg is joined by Deerosh Maharaj, Senior Manager for Natural Resources, Power, and Sustainable Solutions at Standard Bank, and Kevin Ssemwogerere, Corporate Venturing Lead in Wholesale Clients Digital for the Standard Bank PowerPulse platform, to discuss how the platform has been received…

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Standard Bank’s Shyft digital wallet offers unique share trading experience

Co-founder and head of Shyft at Standard Bank, Arno von Helden, joined Alec Hogg to discuss the various benefits of the bank’s digital wallet offering. The app, which enables you to buy or exchange forex, shop online securely, and make payments across the globe, now also includes a share trading feature. According to Von Helden,…

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Why the ‘gold standard’ of proof demanded to green light Ivermectin is inappropriate – Prof Colleen Aldous

On July 30, the National Emergency Medicine List Committee released its third update of the initial Rapid Review Report of 25 January 2021 in which the research question ‘Should Ivermectin be used for the management of Covid-19?’ was addressed. The NEMLC Covid-19 sub-committee’s recommendation suggested that Ivermectin not be used in the management of Covid-19,…

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Standard Bank’s PowerPulse could totally remove power supply issues for businesses

Rentia van Tonder and Berrie de Jager of Standard Bank join Alec Hogg to discuss PowerPulse, a new digital platform introduced by Standard Bank that provides alternative energy solutions by connecting clients with appropriate power suppliers. As Alec Hogg says, the shift from centralised to decentralised power generation could not come at a better time.…