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26 October 2017
The risk of S&P downgrading SA’s local currency credit rating to junk next month has risen following the release of the Medium Term Budget yesterday.
Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba has confirmed that government does plan to reduce its stake in Telkom, sending its shares lower.
Dr Zweli Mkhize, Treasurer-General of the African National Congress, is now the third force in what was meant to be a two candidate succession race between...
EOH climbed as much as 7.7% after it said amaBhungane had found no evidence of any wrongdoing in its dealings with SASSA.
Calgro M3 has secured its first international funding in the form of a R387 million unsecured loan from the French lender Proprarco.
The investment company’s listed equity portfolio has returned 20.6% this year.
If you look on the internet, hundreds of people older and wiser than you have shared their best tips for living life to the fullest before...
25 October 2017
MTN has recorded strong growth in third-quarter revenue from its data and digital services, making up for a pullback in subscriber numbers.
Anglo American has had a strong third quarter, growing production of copper and diamonds. It’s lowered its guidance for platinum and coal has disappointed.
It is now beyond trite to say that tensions are rising within the ANC, and that the stakes - money, power, lives, an entire country -...
Premier Fishing Brands says the R526.5 million in capital it raised in March’s listing on the JSE has placed it in a strong position to fund...
Oasis says the current dividend yield on global REITs to 10-year bond yield spreads remains attractive.
Stor-age has raised R1.3 billion in an accelerated bookbuild, R400 million more than planned due to strong demand for the company’s stock.
When global consulting firm McKinsey "came clean" last Tuesday about its work at Eskom, it admitted it was not careful enough about associating with Trillian, its...
24 October 2017
Spire Healthcare has shunned an offer from Mediclinic to buy the 70% it doesn’t already own in the UK hospitals group.
The miner is maintaining its output target despite South Deep miss.
Pioneer Foods is still feeling the effect of an unfavourable maize contact it entered into last year.
A spate of acquisitions over the past year have grown enX's revenue fivefold.
Adcorp says the core of its business remains stable as it takes steps to close down its weaker operations.
SARB governor said last week he believed that none of the three main credit rating agencies would downgrade SA’s sovereign ratings at their reviews in late...
23 October 2017
Group Five has turned away from a R1.6 billion offer for its European business, saying it wasn’t given enough time.
Dis-Chem has reported a 13.3% rise in turnover to R9.6 billion for the six months to end August as it opened more stores.
Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa's Thursday morning started with rumours doing the rounds that he'd be axed and replaced by ANC MP Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma before the...
The technology holding company has bought engineering technology BluESP for R54.8 million
Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane says he's confident that Cape Town won't run out of water. In an interview with Daily Maverick on Thursday, however, Maimane...
Despite the troubled time that South Africa is going through, it is not on the verge of becoming "just another failed African post-colonial experiment". Far from...
20 October 2017
The transactions will almost halve the company’s SA production.
The poultry producer has flagged a sharp rise in earnings despite the cost of Avian Influenza.
Find out this week whats happening in the M&A space with JSE-listed companies, unlisted companies and companies in Africa.
European shopping centre owner Hammerson has bought the 11 000m² Cergy 3 shopping centre next door to its Les Trois Fontaines centre north of Paris.
The furniture retailer says United Furniture Outlets will give it access to more well-heeled customers.
In one fell swoop President Jacob Zuma rid himself of a political critic and appointed a close ally to a key portfolio in Tuesday's Cabinet reshuffle....
The bank says results from banking activities had been supported by a benign credit performance in the three months to end September.
Your corporate finance activity of the week includes companies like Super Group, Capital & Regional, Atlantic Leaf and many more.