NEWS ARCHIVES


19 July 2019

Minas-Rio lifts Anglo's production

The diversified miner says it is on track to meet this year’s production target as Minas-Rio ramps up production ahead of schedule.

Cartrack shareholders dismiss offer

A mandatory offer was triggered after CEO Zak Calisto’s investment company took a 68% stake in the group

Mid Cap Darlings – Spar

The SPAR Group is wholesale and retail distributor of food, drink, building and pharmaceutical products founded in 1963, now home to 350 000 employees serving clients...

Who’s doing what this week in the South African M&A space?

Weekly summary of M&A activity by South African companies

Who’s doing what in the African M&A space?

Weekly summary of all M&A activity from across Africa (excluding South Africa)

Richemont posts strong rise in sales

The luxury goods group says Japanese and Chinese sales were particularly strong, while protests in Hong Kong affected its business there.

Liberty benefits from market recovery

The life assurer expects a strong rise in first-half earnings due to stronger equity markets and a continued turnaround of its business.

Weekly corporate finance activity by SA exchange-listed companies

Weekly summary of corporate finance activity by South African exchange listed companies

Thorts - How Ugandan businesses could benefit from Islamic banking

Many Ugandan businesses are eagerly watching developments in the area of Islamic banking, which could offer a welcome alternative to conventional banking services.




18 July 2019

Altron loses Tshwane broadband contract

The group says it is not ruling out an appeal after the High Court set the contract aside due to tender irregularities.

AECI warns of temporary earnings blip

The chemicals and explosives group says once-off restructuring costs will be offset by the resultant benefits.

Implats plans to settle pricey bonds

The platinum producer wants to use the tailwind of higher rand PGM prices to reduce debt and optimise its balance sheet.

BHP rebounds after Tropical Cyclone Veronica

The world’s biggest mining company reported a strong fourth quarter after a cyclone disrupted its Australian iron ore operations in March.

Amplats finalises transfer of BRPM to RBPlat

The Department of Mineral Resources has granted its unconditional consent for the transfer of the mining rights to RBPlat.




17 July 2019

EOH uncovers R1.2 billion in dubious deals

A report by ENS has uncovered unsubstantiated payments, tender irregularities and other unethical business deals in public sector business.

Amplats more than doubles earnings

Shareholders are in line for a bigger dividend as the group benefits from higher rand PGM prices and a recent restructuring.

Ingenuity plans to delist

The company says it has not experienced material benefits from being on the JSE and delisting will allow it to focus on its performance.

NEPI progresses with Romanian office sale

AFI Europe has exclusivity for eight weeks to conduct a due diligence exercise on the €309 million office portfolio.




16 July 2019

EOH executives quit

The two divisional CEOs resigned with immediate effect ahead of the release of a report into public sector contracts.

AB InBev pulls Hong Kong listing

The brewer said the decision not to proceed with the public offering was partly due to prevailing market conditions.

enX sells Eqstra to Bidvest

Bidvest will pay an enterprise value of R3.1 billion for the fleet management and logistics business.

IDC puts up funding for Makhado

The R245 million facility will be used to develop the west pit and modify the existing Vele Colliery processing plant.

It sometimes feels like I am a one trick pony

It sometimes feels like I am a one trick pony… all I ever do when I write these is moan about how difficult conditions in South...

PFG and Zeder cautionaries raise speculation

It was suggested that Pioneer may be about to make an acquisition or that Zeder could unbundle its stake in the food producer.




15 July 2019

Steinhoff’s murky future

Losses have narrowed but unless it’s given the space to stabilise its business, its ability to continue as a going concern will be hampered.

Hulamin addresses flagging demand

The aluminium products manufacturer is looking for new markets due to a decline in demand from the US and carmakers.

Pan African beats targets

The gold producer has benefited from a restructuring but says protest action at its Barberton Mine has resulted in lost production days.

Rebosis offloads New Frontier stake for R700

The real estate investment trust blames its stake in the UK shopping centre owner for its depressed share price.

Phumelela hobbled by more hurdles

The sports betting and horse racing group says it won’t be in a position to pay a final dividend as conditions continue to deteriorate.

The Week Ahead of 15 July

Trump likely to turn his tariff attention to Europe shortly




First Page 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 167 168 169 170 171 172 173 174 175 176 177 178 179 180 181 182 183 184 185 186 187 188 189 190 191 192 193 194 195 196 197 198 199 200 201 202 203 204 205 206 207 208 209 210 211 212 213 214 215 216 217 218 219 220 Last Page