Gordhan Says Debt Managers Gave S. Africa Firms ‘Useful Lesson’

  • Fund managers not obliged to lend money to state companies
  • Country will attract more funds if it does the right things

The decision by fund managers Futuregrowth Asset Management and Jyske Bank AS to stop extending credit to some of South Africa’s state-owned companies is a “useful lesson,” Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan said.

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