4 Feedback From the Editor 6 In Brief News nuggets 8 Eye on the prize: Tackling global education 10 Helping smallholders farm more effectively 12 Context Global economic prospects 14 Cover The fight for a sustainable low-cost airline 20 In The News QE likely to benefit high-yield emerging markets 22 Cheap euros no cure for SA’s economy 24 Retail stocks depressed despite better consumer environment 26 A national champion?
28 Insight Local designer goes global 31 Craft beer: Still in its infancy 34 Consultancies cash in as firms struggle with change 36 Cashing in on China: Five things you should know 40 Zambia’s below par economy
42 Small Cap Invicta: Building a war chest for future acquisitions 43 Fund Focus Anchor Capital BCI Equity Fund 44 Invest DIY How to handle disruption 45 Simon Says African Bank, Adapt IT, RocoMamas,
Hudaco 46 Killer Trade Lonmin: The dust has settled 47 Pro Pick Datatec: A recovery story 50 Money Stokvels: Banks scramble to cash in on R25bn industry 52 Searching for diamonds in the market 53 ClucasGray banking on aluminium and waste removal licences
54 Entrepreneur Internet entrepreneurs: Lessons from the front line 56 Building blocks: Repurposing the humble container
58 Directors & Dividends Dealings and payouts 60 Technology Free Wi-Fi is the way to go for Africa 62 In Brief Quiz, Crossword