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15 April 2019
The company will report a big loss when it releases first-half results tomorrow due to a number of impairments and write-downs.
The empowerment group bowed to shareholder and community pressure due to the inclusion of an Israeli company in the transaction.
The investment group says it still hopes to release its interim results before the end of May deadline.
The gaming and leisure group says Hassan Adams and his associates remain significant shareholders following last week share sale.
The fishing group says first-half gross profit rose sharply but higher taxes will result in lower earnings.
The group has swung back to a profit and plans to review its capital structure to unlock potential future growth opportunities.
12 April 2019
Combined with this week’s equity raise, the gold and platinum producer has access to about R10 billion of undrawn credit.
More dividends lie ahead after the IT and electronics group said it expected a strong rise in full-year earnings.
The investment group’s value has dropped following a 37% slide in Pioneer Foods’ share price.
The French retailer says the capital will ensure the stability of its capital structure and operations.
Weekly summary of M&A activity by South African companies
Weekly summary of all M&A activity from across Africa (excluding South Africa)
The platinum and chrome producer says it’s back on track to meet its Vision 2020 targets following improvements at its mining operations.
The branded sauces company invested in plant and equipment in the six months to end-December for its Veri Peri line of sauces.
Third-quarter growth was driven entirely by the new stores opened or acquired since the start of its 2018 financial year.
Weekly summary of corporate finance activity by South African exchange listed companies
The Tribunal has the power to impose penalties of up to 10% of a firm's annual turnover in SA for failing to notify a merger
11 April 2019
The activist investor has grown its shareholding to above 20% as chairman Hassan Adams reduces his stake.
The real estate investment trusts say a single listing will create a simpler group structure and benefit shareholders.
The gold and platinum producer sold close to 109-million shares at R15.50 each to existing and new institutional investors.
The industrial conglomerate is selling a portfolio of its SA property to black investors, including employees, management and the broader public.
The logistics group will pay up to €1.92 for MLG Maritime Cargo Logistics as it expands its global presence.
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The industrial holding company gave no further details but the capital injection follows the sale of a stake to Regis Holdings last year.
The industrial holding group says it’s also reviewing other opportunities to create more shareholder value.
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10 April 2019
The gold and platinum producer plans to raise R1.8 billion to tide it over but may resume dividend payments if all goes well.
In what could be seen as a vote of confidence, Richard Buttle has spent more than half a million rand on the company’s shares.
Dubai’s Department of Civil Aviation and the HMRT joint venture have to agree on a final account for the cancelled Dubai International Airport contract.
The fisheries group says it’s seeing the benefits of last year’s acquisition of Talhado Fishing Enterprises.
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The electronics group’s ICT businesses have benefitted from higher spend in the telecommunications sector.
The short-term insurer expects to report a strong rise in first-half earnings helped by a rise in investment income.
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AMCU says a verification process into membership numbers at Sibanye’s gold mines was flawed and the company was premature in declaring victory.
09 April 2019
A consortium including JSE-listed Wescoal terminated negotiations for Universal after failing to get the recommendation of the junior coal miner’s board.
The retailer says turnover rose by a market-beating 9.6% in the 53 weeks to 3 March, with like-for-like volumes up 5.1%.
The private education group also welcomed a High Court judgement that law degrees from private institutions should be recognised by the Law Society.
The German property investors expects like-for-like growth in rental income to top the 6.2% it reported last year.
Investec Australia Property Fund expects growth in its post-withholding tax distribution to be higher than previously forecast.