Investec, one of the star performers among JSE-listed financial services companies, dropped the most in more than three years after saying Brexit uncertainty and a weak SA economy would push its earnings down by almost a fifth.

The shares fell 5.68% in Johannesburg, the most since June 2016, according to Iress, as the company said on Friday that headline earnings per share (HEPS) could drop by between 15% and 18% for the period. Friday's fall in its share price cuts its 2019 gain to 9.44%.

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