Author: Paul Kruger
Date Publiched: 22 November 2012
Was it coincidence?
I was working on this article on Tuesday, and on Wednesday saw an article in Sake24 entitled: Finansiële waghond ‘aan die slaap’. According to this report, the members of parliament felt that there was a lack of oversight on the part of the FSB as far as pyramid and Ponzi schemes are concerned.
Very often, the hands of the Regulator are tied, because the products that cause the problem do not fall under its jurisdiction. The most notable recent example was the Herman Pretorius saga.
In a media release on 10 August, in response to other, similar allegations in the media, the FSB reacted as follows:
During May 2011 it was brought ……………