Local small and medium enterprise challenges
Local small and medium enterprise (SME) owners continue to be apprehensive about the regulatory and economic challenges facing the sector and country as a whole. This is according to the fourth quarter 2014 Business Partners Limited SME Index , which measures attitudes and confidence levels among local SME owners. These include slow economic growth, rand volatility and load shedding. Ben Bierman, the CFO of Business Partners Limited (Business/Partners) joins us in studio to talk to us about the current issues facing the economy.