We need 50 brave souls in the ANC to vote with their conscience. But we know people are scared. They need to see, visually, that South Africa is behind them.— Magda Wierzycka, Sygnia Asset Management
Our Constitution is weak in providing us with structures to remove people who are not acting in the interest of the country.— Magda Wierzycka, Sygnia Asset Management
We only have one opportunity to save ourselves from decades of pain.— Magda Wierzycka, Sygnia Asset Management
Sygnia CEO Magda Wierzycka is known for challenging the status quo.
Her company is shaking up asset management in much the same way that Capitec Bank has revolutionised banking.
The outspoken Wierzycka is a business activist.
Her investigations are forcing transparency in her industry.
Listen to the interview in the audio below (and/or scroll down for more quotes from it).
No-one living in South Africa can be confused about what is going on at the moment.— Magda Wierzycka, Sygnia Asset Management
This is a fantastic country! I am so grateful for living in Cape Town.— Magda Wierzycka, Sygnia Asset Management
Public marches against corruption should not be based on race or party politics.— Magda Wierzycka, Sygnia Asset Management
People always wait for others. We can’t wait! We need to organise.— Magda Wierzycka, Sygnia Asset Management
Sky-high interest rates come with being rated ‘junk’ by ratings agencies.— Magda Wierzycka, Sygnia Asset Management
I’ve written a few articles for Daily Maverick. But when I look around; I’m alone!— Magda Wierzycka, Sygnia Asset Management
Lack of capital brought down every single communist country in Eastern Europe. I lived through it! These credit rating downgrades matter a lot! People has to stop being so complacent.— Magda Wierzycka, Sygnia Asset Management
I find Millennials to be more passionate about this country [than older South Africans].— Magda Wierzycka, Sygnia Asset Management
Politics and economics are one and the same.— Magda Wierzycka, Sygnia Asset Management
The court system is very slow. We need the prioritisation of corruption cases.— Magda Wierzycka, Sygnia Asset Management
Enter your email address in the form below to receive a newsletter containing the most-read articles of the week from Bruce Whitfield’s The Money Show every Friday morning in your inbox.
The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield interviews Steve Binnie, CEO of the world’s largest producer of dissolving wood pulp.
The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield interviews Bowmans Law Head of Private Equity John Bellew.
Sygnia CEO Magda Wierzycka shines a light on Grindrod Bank, offering its Board of Directors a chance to do the right thing.
Cash Paymaster Services shareholder Net1 UEPS is using the database of grant recipients to cross-sell services, says Sygnia’s CEO.
"Exchange Traded Funds have a lot of hidden costs. Do not invest in them!" says Sygnia's Magda Wierzycka. Is this fair comment?
Fees matter. A lot. And you don’t get much lower than that of Magda Wierzycka’s Sygnia. Here’s how they do it…
Barry Bateman, EWN reporter in the Supreme Court of Appeal's ruling to reinstate charges and what this means for President Zuma.
A customer was not happy to find her car in a huge puddle of effluent water after doing her shopping at the V&A Waterfront.
It's not clear how long the little girl (3) spent underwater but it took ten minutes to resuscitate her.
Cape Town's well-known bend has been renamed in honour of PAC stalwart Philip Kgosana, but very few know his historic importance.
These words have become so overused and pretentious that listeners believe that they've lost their meaning.
These are the emergency numbers you should have on your cellphone and this is what you must understand about how they work.