18 May 2020
The drinks company says earnings for the year to end-June will be significantly lower as a result of alcohol restrictions.
The discount pharmacy chain says Baby City has been in its sights for many years and there are clear opportunities to harness synergies.
The luxury goods group is investigating a scheme to reward shareholders after halving its 2020 dividend to preserve cash.
There has been elevated demand for some products, while others have suffered due to declines in elective surgical procedures due to Covid-19.
The retailer says the Covid-19 lockdown and store closures will have a significant impact on its business this year.
The retailer and wholesaler says its other businesses delivered strong results and it is positive about the prosects for Poland.
15 May 2020
The network operator says it is too early to assess the impact of Covid-19 on its customers and quantify the effect on its business.
After a strong year, the technology group expects revenue to dip in the period ahead due to Covid-19.
The company says it has a strong balance sheet, cash on hand and minimal debt, positioning it to take advantage of acquisition opportunities.
The life assurer says volatile markets will affect returns from its Shareholder Investment Portfolio while new business volumes are likely to come under pressure.
Weekly summary of Merger & Acquisition activity by South African companies
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The Cape-focused real estate investment trust met its guidance for this year but says the outlook for the year ahead is less certain.
Weekly summary of corporate finance activity by South African exchange listed companies
Shareholders are motivated to invest more in financial markets when their rights are protected in terms of regulated rules.
14 May 2020
The investment group says results for the year to end-March will reflect the impact of Covid-19 on the value of its portfolio companies.
The financial services group says it wants to preserve financial flexibility and liquidity as the lockdown affects taxi drivers.
The vehicle telematics group says it continues to generate lots of cash despite a decline in new subscriptions since the lockdown started.
The restaurant franchisor says customers have so far reacted favourably to delivery-only services from some of its restaurant chains.
Despite a defensive portfolio with government as its biggest tenant, the property fund says liquidity remains of paramount importance at present.
The exploration and development company is preparing to move towards its first potash production in the Republic of Congo.
13 May 2020
Barloworld subdiariary KLL issued a material adverse change notice to Tongaat due the expected impact of Covid-19 on its starch operation.
The supermarket group says it will consider a final dividend once it can properly assess the full impact of Covid-19 on its operations.
The precious metals group has reported a rebound in first-quarter production amidst rising prices for the metals it digs out the ground.
Call in the International Monetary Fund for the economic restructure that a factious ANC government cannot launch. Increasingly, the call seems inevitable.
The affordable housing developer says it is well positioned for growth and should be able to absorb the impact of Covid-19.
The mining and materials group says it will increase capacity at its open cast operations in line with market demand and government health regulations.
12 May 2020
The network operator says the trend of increased data traffic has continued into its new financial year after it reduced tariffs again last month.
The private hospitals group is holding back on an interim dividend so it can preserve cash due to uncertainty brought on by the pandemic.
The real estate investment trust says it will re-evaluate its cash and liquidity position at year end.
The gold producer says free cash flow more than trebled despite lost production as a result of Covid-19 restrictions.
The business rescue practitioners says there is no realistic prospect of anything remaining for shareholders.