‘Moody’s get out of South Africa!’ – BLF

By BO Staff Writer The following article was previously published on the BLF website on 8 September 2017 and is now reissued by Black Opinion: Black First Land First (BLF) notes that the imperialist, racist, rating agency, Moody’s, has come out against Radical Economic Transformation. Moody’s is the economic hitman of imperialism to terrorise nations …

South Africa is Ruled by Rating Agencies

By Andile Mngxitama South Africa is being ruled by three credit rating agencies – Fitch, Standard and Poor’s (S&P) and Moody’s. Fitch, which is owned by one of America’s largest diversified media companies – Hearst, has its headquarters in both New York City and London while S&P and Moody’s are based in America. Their legislative …

Big questions around the Guptas resigning from Oakbay Resources and Energy

By Pinky Khoabane There’s perhaps no clearer example of capitalists’ use of economic power to muzzle opponents than the decisions by financial institutions and an auditing firm to cut ties with investment company, Oakbay Resources and Energy which, until last friday was owned by the Gupta family. In the past week, ABSA, FNB and KPMG …