14 February 2019
The oil and chemicals group says its new linear low-density polyethylene unit in Louisiana achieved beneficial operations yesterday.
The private schools group is paying a fifth of last year’s earnings out as a maiden dividend, leaving it with cash for future investment.
The REIT says Moody’s debt calculation doesn’t take Hystead’s in-country debt into account, or the portion guaranteed by its other major shareholder.
The mine tailings retreatment specialist says its Ergo operation suffered major power interruptions over 11 days in the second quarter.
he property fund says it’s managed to reduce vacancies but had to lower some rentals to incentivise tenants and remain competitive.
On Sunday afternoon, South Africa was hit by the first round of load shedding for 2019. On Monday afternoon, Eskom implemented what's called "Stage Four" load...
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13 February 2019
EOH said ending the Channel Partner Agreement with Microsoft would impact this year’s profit by about R10 million.
The engineering and construction group says losses on an Australian contract where the work was underestimated will obliterate interim earnings.
Despite a strong result from the gold producer, FNB Wealth says it continues to avoid the gold sector in its entirety.
The supermarket and distribution group has reported a strong start to its 2019 financial year, helped by liquor and hardware sales.
Now that President Ramaphosa has announced a decision to unbundle Eskom into three separate state-owned entities -- Generation, Transmission and Distribution -- it is a good...
Considering its importance to the South African economy, many people are deeply concerned about Eskom's financial status as a going concern. EE Publishers put Eskom's new...
12 February 2019
The video entertainment business will be included on the index of the JSE's 40 most valuable companies, pushing the lowest-ranking company out.
The retailer gave no reasons for the sudden resignation of directors Gail Kelly and Patrick Allaway.
The ratings agency welcomed splitting Eskom into three but said measures had to be taken to stabilise its financial health on a sustainable basis.
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11 February 2019
Bad weather is one of the reasons given for a delay to Sasol’s biggest project yet, which has resulted in escalating costs.
Safety stoppages at its mines following two fatalities resulted in 95,000 tonnes of lost mining production.
Although first-half production increased by a third, amortisation and depreciation charges will lead to lower earnings.
The new Post Office card that some social grant recipients have been moved to doesn’t support EFT debits or stop orders.
Ramaphosa's State of the Nation Address hit all the right notes: from restructuring Eskom to removing the biggest risk to the economy - the quantum of...
08 February 2019
Higher sales volumes and low cost increases helped the steel producer return to profitability last year.
The department store chain has had three CEOs since it was bought by Woolworths in 2014.
The platinum producer says its performance has been underpinned by its growth and diversification strategy.
The specialist logistics group says it’s well-equipped to both withstand economic headwinds and to exploit emerging opportunities.
Weekly summary of M&A activity by South African companies
Weekly summary of all M&A activity from across Africa (excluding South Africa)
Weekly summary of corporate finance activity by South African exchange listed companies
One key reason for financial difficulties faced by some large Kenyan companies is the decision to fund growth through foreign currency debt financing.