01 December 2020
After holding back on an interim payout, the bank says a final dividend will depend on a host of factors including regulatory guidance.
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The investment holding and management company has sold businesses to strengthen its balance sheet while keeping a lid on costs.
The industrial group says it managed to maintain a strong balance sheet and cash balance, positioning it for the long-term.
Britain's forecast GDP contraction the worst in 300 years.
The property fund has held back on an interim dividend and says its full-year distribution will be based on a 75 percent payout ratio.
The platinum and chrome producer has benefitted from an improved operational performance and higher PGM prices.
The engineering and infrastructure group says it is focused on restructuring its balance sheet and reducing debt
30 November 2020
The online share trading and investment platform has scaled up significantly and entered new partnerships over the past year.
The industrial group says revenue and trading profit are in line with last year despite the impact of Covid-19 on growth and confidence.
The industrial group has faced a number of additional expenses and write-downs.
The property group says trading at its shopping centres has recovered but vacancies are also on the rise.
Its shares slumped after it postponed the release of its interim results while it figures out the impact of fraud on its accounts.
The public-private partnership includes a major upgrade of roads at the busiest inland border post in the country.
27 November 2020
The value retailer is also adding baby, school uniform and gifting lines to its offering.
The poultry group says egg prices were supported by the lockdown but have since dipped following the easing of restrictions.
The group says footfall has returned to its retail fuel outlets and revenue has recovered - but not quite to pre-Covid-19 levels.
The packaging group has been impacted by Covid-19, impairments and volatile currencies.
Weekly summary of Merger & Acquisition activity by South African companies
Weekly summary of all Merger & Acquisition activity from across Africa (excluding South Africa)
The engineering and construction group says new project awards are only likely to contribute to its second-half performance.
The beleaguered construction group is reducing loss-making projects so it can return to profitability.
Weekly summary of corporate finance activity by South African exchange listed companies
A key area of concern for companies where BEE deals are currently underwater is that their BEE status may be impacted.
Some non-residents who were unable to leave the country after March 2020 could become tax resident as a result of the lockdown rules
26 November 2020
The furniture and appliances retailer reported pent up demand as its stores reopened after the toughest lockdown restrictions were eased.
The recruitment and training company slashed costs to deal with the fallout from Covid-19.
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The real estate investment trust will no longer pay out 100 percent of distributable earnings to shareholders.
The infrastructure group says the move is aimed at protecting investors with limited information about its predicament.
The private equity awards showcase firms that go the extra mile to build the industry in Africa.
The digital technology investment company is in a stronger position after repositioning and restructuring its operations.
25 November 2020
The energy and chemicals group is selling non-core assets as it refocuses its operations and reduces debt.
The chemicals, fertiliser and explosives group has reduced debt and reorganised its business following an 18-month restructuring.
The fund manager says net client outflows should be expected in periods when economic conditions are tough and investor sentiment is negative.
After growing core HEPS by 23 percent for five years, its track record was broken by lockdown disruptions.<
The electrical engineering, electronics and ICT group says its operations have shown an improvement following the easing of lockdown restrictions.
The platinum and chrome producer grew production as prices of platinum group metals rallied.