Specialist IT group Adapt IT’s share soared more than 14% after fellow technology company Huge Group made an R800m takeover bid for it.  

In morning trade on Thursday, Adapt IT’s share jumped 17.21% to R4.70 after earlier rising as much as 29.9%, which put it at a 16-month high. During the day, the stock pared its gains, ending the day 13.47% firmer at R4.55...

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