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02 April 2020
The ratings agency says borrowers will find it more difficult to repay loans due to the weak economy, resulting in higher credit impairments.
Ingham Analytics issues an Equity Searchlight entitled "The JSE All Share isn’t alone, and neither is the rand."
The special dividend is less than planned as the investment group is holding some of the sale proceeds back due to uncertain market conditions.
The materials group says the government has created exemptions for goods deemed critical to the health of the economy and its recovery post-crisis.
The timber producer says dumping of uncertified Brazilian plywood resulted in a sharp decline in international prices.
The REIT has already paid its interim dividend but says it does not know how its full-year payout will be affected by Covid-19.
The fintech and payments group says while the third-quarter impact will be muted, the three months to June are the ones to watch.
01 April 2020
The oil and chemicals group has put hedges in place as it warns that weaker demand and pricing could impact earnings this year.
Former Old Mutual executive Paul Hanratty replaces CEO Ian Kirk, who will stay on until December to help address Covid-19 challenges.
The gold producer says output from its SA mines will fall by around three quarters during the 21-day lockdown.
The investment holding company says it is committed to the restructuring of its portfolio but Covid-19 has caused unprecedented market turmoil.
The community shopping centre owner says it is engaging with retailers after collecting just half of its second-quarter rent.
The coronavirus that started in Wuhan in China in late 2019, has now engulfed the world and wreaked havoc upon the global economy.
The group says while some of its clients and businesses have been affected by the lockdown, it has the resources to deal with the situation.
31 March 2020
Sanlam says it has a R760 million pandemic reserve created specifically for an event of this nature while Santam is assessing its exposure.
Sasol is attracting significant attention from clients following a massive decline in its share price this year.
Ingham Analytics issues a note on the role of liquidity in the efficient function of markets.
Orders for graphic paper and dissolving wood pulp have come under pressure but it expects packaging material to be more resilient.
The group says it wants to provide its underlying businesses with additional financial flexibility due to the impact of Covid-19.
The industrial group is implementing austerity measures but says its strong balance sheet should support it through a tough period.
The diversified packaging group has also warned that prolonged disruption to its supply chain could impact future operating results and cash flows.
The Sasol Khanyisa Public (RF) Limited interim financial results for the six months ended.
30 March 2020
At the next index rebalancing, government debt will be excluded from the World Government Bond Index after SA was junked by the ratings agency.
The diversified mining group has trimmed production guidance for coal and iron ore this year as it temporarily reduces its workforce and output.
The diversified mining group is trimming its capex budget and has suspended its share buyback programme in order to protect its finances.
The coal producer says it will keep supplying Eskom as well as export customers to help generate foreign exchange for the country.
The shopping centre owner has been giving rental concessions to Edcon but may now receive no rent from the retail group at all.
The well-known businessman replaces Jabu Moleketi, who has been on the Vodacom board for the past 11 years.
Dame Inga Beale, the first CEO of Lloyds of London, will replace Dr Edwin Hertzog at the AGM of the hospital group in July.
27 March 2020
The value retailer says it will not make any local sales at all over the next three weeks, starting its 2021 financial year on the back...
The real estate investment trust says given the current uncertainty it has withdrawn its full-year guidance.
The wine and spirits producer is halting most of its production but will continue to make alcohol for sanitisers.
Ingham Analytics has warned in several notes that the poor fiscal situation has repercussions for the big four banks in South Africa.
Weekly summary of corporate finance activity by South African exchange listed companies
Weekly summary of Merger & Acquisition activity by South African companies
The industrial minerals, bulk commodities and construction materials group says it is too early to quantify the potential impact.
The shopping centre owner received less than a third of rent owed to it by the due date this week.
The London property owner says it is conserving cash as it negotiates payment plans with tenants who are affected by trading restrictions.
Weekly summary of all Merger & Acquisition activity from across Africa (excluding South Africa)
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