WATCH: How the JSE performed in the face of the pandemic

JSE CEO Leila Fourie talks to Business Day TV about the exchange’s interim results

WATCH: How Liberty plans to deal with Covid-19

Liberty CEO David Munro talks to Business Day TV about the company’s pandemic reserve to help deal with Covid fallout

Covid-19 drives JSE’s interim earnings higher as record volumes traded

The JSE sees earnings rise for the first six months of 2020 on the back of increased volatility amid the coronavirus pandemic and its effect on financial assets

Pick n Pay’s silence more damaging than honest answers

In stark contrast to the retailer’s stonewalling, Brian Joffe answered question after question at the Long4Life AGM

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Commerzbank abandons full-year forecast after Wirecard hit

The German lender says it may have to set aside as much as €1.5bn in 2020  for bad loans

Zarclear’s delisting no longer on the cards

The group said a takeover offer of R4.40 per share, that would have seen it delist from the JSE and A2X, undervalued the group

RMI and Sampo make £1.66bn takeover offer for UK insurer Hastings

RMI sees long-term value in the UK’s insurance market, while Sampo wants to expand out of its traditional markets

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Liberty Holdings swings into loss amid Covid-19 provisions

The group has established a pandemic reserve to deal with the fallout from Covid-19, but says death claims to date have been limited

Ecsponent sells a quarter of MyBucks Zambia for R26m

Investment firm Ecsponent says the deal is in line with its restructuring, which is focused on consolidation of its private equity portfolio and reducing its ...

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French banks pick a fine time to lose their flair as bets on equity derivatives go awry

Huge losses in income at BNP Paribas, Societe Generale and Natixis cost several top executives their jobs

Absa ‘activates’ digital push into insurance with new offering

Car insurance will come with telemetry and a custom app, Activate, as the group aims to recoup lost ground

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HSBC plans huge hiring spree in China amid rising tension

London-based HSBC, which makes more than half of its revenue and almost all of its profits in Asia, is walking a political tightrope in its attempts to further ...

Absa wins Euromoney 2020 Excellence in Leadership in Africa award

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