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03 April 2019
Aggrieved European shareholders and the retailer have agreed to postpone legal proceedings until 15 May.
The diversified mining group says its initial estimate is for a 6 to 8 million tonne reduction in output from Western Australia Iron Ore.
The timber producer said the commercial forestry assets were too far from its processing operations.
Edward Kieswetter walked into a strike on his first day in office on Monday, April 1. In an interview, he says his three priorities will be...
After reporting a first-half loss, the infrastructure supplies group is selling Pentafloor back to the original owners.
The platinum developer has reported a headline loss for 2018 and now plans to get a smaller mine up and running.
02 April 2019
The group expects to declare a final dividend of between 15c and 23c per share due to a decline in full-year earnings.
The Nigerian oil producer has cut debt and improved earnings and says there’s scope to resume dividend payments.
The European property investor has redeployed all of the proceeds from last year’s sale of low-yielding retail properties into more lucrative logistics assets.
The group is preserving cash after buying back shares worth R100 million as it considers an inward listing of US investment Textainer.
The very strong bounce in the S&P 500 during the first quarter of 2019 has resulted in the strongest Mar quarter since 1998. After flirting with...
ANC cadre Evita Bezuidenhout tries to expose fake news and highlight alternative facts with a weekly episode of EVITA'S FREE SPEECH.
The technology company has more than tripled first-half earnings and hopes to win more lucrative contracts with multi-nationals.
The platinum mining and exploration group reported a lower loss for 2018 as it prepares to buy out minorities and go private.
01 April 2019
The housing developer says it’s taken steps to address the issues it can control and is awaiting an insurance claim for those it can’t.
The horse racing and sports betting business plans to downsize after reporting weaker results from its local operations.
The outsourced services and labour broking group says full-year profit will rise as much as 253%.
The hotels and real estate investor expects to report a profit after paying down debt and existing the financial service sector.
The investment holding company expects its insurance business to achieve an underwriting profit in the second half of the year.
Capitec's results on Thursday were more keenly watched than normal because of a slew of new entrants into the banking field. The company reported good results,...
The new-age technology group plans to grow in the Americas after its first full year on the JSE.
29 March 2019
The bank reported a rise in transaction fees as it grew active customer numbers to 11.4-million.
The retailer hasn’t disclosed how much it expects for the motor dealership after selling its remaining stake in KAP Industrial for R4.8 billion earlier this week.
The private hospitals group expects to pay over R10 million this year to keep generators running at its hospitals during load shedding.
The financial services group says it was affected by weak investment markets and reduced activity on the JSE, which resulted in lower brokerage.
Weekly summary of M&A activity by South African companies
Weekly summary of all M&A activity from across Africa (excluding South Africa)
The processor of surface materials produced almost twice as much platinum group metals last year at costs below the industry average.
The telecommunication systems business plans to acquire complementary businesses this year to improve its offering.
The mining services group says it’s completed its conversion to an investment holding company, with a strong rise in first-half earnings.
Weekly summary of corporate finance activity by South African exchange listed companies
The amendments relate to changes in disclosure/governance requirements and to address some of the technical ambiguities in the Act which may affect M&A deals
28 March 2019
The retailer’s shares rose after it sold the investment to help reduce debt and boost working capital.
The real estate investment trust’s shares rallied after it confirmed a takeover approach from ASX-listed Cromwell Property Group.
Five-month sales are up but profit margins are under pressure due to low price inflation the lingering impact of the drought.
The security products and blinds group expects to gain more traction from projects in the UK as growth at home dwindles.
The media and print & packaging group isn’t paying a dividend as it focuses on reducing debt and selling its non-core steel assets.
The group is growing earnings from non-staffing businesses and says it’s likely to continue benefitting from government incentives.
At full capacity, the tailings retreatment project is expected to generate cash flows from offtake of about $1 million a month for about five years.
Over the past six months, JSE- and Aim-listed Kibo Energy has embarked on an extreme business makeover by selling off its mining assets to switch its...