Why you should only use the services of a qualified accountant registered at an approved controlling body

A quite regular question that we as professionally qualified and registered accountants in practice receive, when dealing with both old and new clients, are as follows: “Does it really make difference if the accountant that I am using is a qualified and registered accountant? Surely as long as my accounts are taken care of and my returns are filed at […]

How to ‘Shop’ for the right business finance

Written by Barry Leonard – Funding Hub. MMS Group was granted permission to use this article by the author. SME business finance in South Africa has evolved over the years.  Not only has there been substantial growth in the number of B2B alternative lenders in the South African marketplace, but there has also been growth in the type, and diversity, […]

Importance of cash flow projections & cash flow review

Prepared by: Paul Botha (Managing Director at MMS Entrepreneurial Services) During a recent site visit and review of current systems at a potential new client I noted that one of the main deliverables required by the client is the set-up of cash flow projection and the regular review thereof. During my preparation of our proposal to the client the following […]

The Financial Sector Regulation Act

President Jacob Zuma signed the Financial Sector Regulation Act on Monday 20 Aug 2017. This Act aims to achieve a financial system that will work in the best interest of financial clients, and will support a sustainable and balanced growth for the country. It will establish a regulatory and supervisory framework in conjunction with other financial sector laws, which will […]