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26 March 2019
The global internet giant hopes to increase value for shareholders while reducing its disproportionate weighting on the JSE.
The pharmaceuticals group says listing on the exchange provides the prospect of increasing its shareholder base.
The coloured gemstone group aims to become the “De Beers of coloured gemstones” through its mine-to-market model.
The global software giant has given notice to a number of other EOH companies after terminating agreements with EOH Mthombo last month.
The engineering and construction group made the announcement as German suitor ATON extended its mandatory offer by three months.
Shareholders will get to vote on the transaction if the Competition Appeal Court finds in its favour.
The timber producer has reported an interim loss but says revenue that wasn’t generated during the period will be recovered.
An inverted yield curve in the US suggests a recession may not be too far off.
The group credited better control of costs and credit for a big rise in profit last year.
25 March 2019
A joint venture between Aveng and Strabag International were seeking an order to stop Sanral from making a call on their bonds.
The investment holding company is repurchasing shares sold to members of its investment team back in 2011 and repaying bank loans.
The diversified metals recovery company says buying the Sable Zinc refinery will help it get metal to market faster.
The precious stones miner impaired its Kagem emerald mine by $22.6 million due to a new export duty in Zambia.
Tencent Holdings Ltd. posted a slump in fourth-quarter earnings on increased spending as its prized games business showed signs of recovery after a brutal 2018.
The language of rating agencies is often obscure; publicly Moody's talks about 'persistent structural challenges' and the risk of 'fiscal slippages in the face of both...
The resources company is progressing with a final review of the power plant project after completing a feasibility study.
The real estate investor has a portfolio of retail and office properties in the fast-growing capitals of Eastern and Southern Europe.
22 March 2019
The fertilizer and chemicals group will swing to a full-year loss due to a bigger interest bill and a number of once-off charges.
The investment group plans to liquidate its listed equity portfolio and return capital.
The transaction was aimed at loosening ties between the two real estate investment trusts after shareholders raised concerns.
Several SA companies have suffered big share-price declines over the past year, notably drug maker Aspen and sugar producer Tongaat. The common factor among many of...
The services group gave no reason for the expected decline in profit.
Mining eats money like competitors eat frankfurters in a hot dog eating competition, writes former mining CEO Peter Flack. This fact and others means that mining...
The group has racked up a number of acquisitions as it expands its presence in the metal recycling, beneficiation and trading business.
An Ipsos poll indicates that the EFF could be the official opposition in three provinces, that the DA is unlikely to take three provinces, and that...
20 March 2019
Despite record production, the aluminium products maker is reducing the value of its assets by a combined R1.45 billion.
Lower earnings from Total, RCL Foods and Community Investment Holdings offset gains from Mediclinic, Grindrod and FirstRand.
The financial services group has posted a strong rise in first-half earnings after it took steps to improve its credit processes.
The group says if shareholders don’t approve resolutions at today’s general meeting its performance will continue to be driven by global equity markets.
The radio frequency technology company says its orders are lumpy due to long sales cycles.
Last year’s acquisition of Akeso Clinics was conditional on the sale of the Rand and Bell Street hospitals.
Investigators into the 737 MAX Ethiopian Air Boeing 737 Max crash have confirmed what seemed to most aviation regulators from the start; that the crash was...
Germany's two biggest banks Deutsche Bank and rival Commerzbank confirmed on Sunday confirmed they are formally discussing a merger, an implicit acknowledgment that both lenders face...
19 March 2019
The hotels and casinos group expects trading in South Africa to remain subdued due to continued pressure on disposal income.
The private education group has grown its presence outside SA, while its staffing business has also profited from the move to alternative markets.
The healthcare group has withheld an interim dividend so that it can retain cash and pay down debt.
The investment group blames the poor performance on the challenges of launching a premium brand in a tough trading environment.
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The S&P 500 rose by 2.9% to close at a 2019 high of 2822.5. It is now 20% higher than at its low point on Christmas...
The group is investing in an expanded range of trucks due to strong global demand, while local conditions remain subdued.
The aluminium products manufacturer has revised down expectations for its 2018 results, due out today.
The group says second-half retail sales were impacted by a backlog at the Post Office, which meant its catalogues weren’t delivered on time.
The Russian warehouse investor says occupancy levels are benefiting as market fundamentals in the market improve.