Will the youth decide the future of SA?

The IEC and political parties have invested substantial resources in getting young people to register to vote. Will they turn out on the day — and for whom?

Welcome to coalition country

The trend towards coalition politics is not surprising — it’s a natural outcome of our electoral system. That means debating whether coalitions are a good idea ...

Stark choices lie ahead for leadership after May 29

South Africa is watching closely to see in which direction the election wind will blow. If the momentum shifts to populists, a battered ANC may pivot in that ...

Opposition politics: a big logjam, going nowhere

The proliferation of new political parties does not automatically signify the strengthening of opposition politics. If anything, it suggests change will be ...

FINANCE GHOST: The good news story, I think

Eskom’s ray of light clears some of the doom and gloom, even in Joburg

Would you live next to this toxic dump?

Section 24 of the constitution says all South Africans have the right to clean and safe living environments. But if they’re not getting that, to whom do they ...

YOUR MONEY: How to allocate monthly expenses

How to allocate monthly expenses: prioritise your investment portfolio

Is Equites a worthy recovery play?

Sentiment is finally on the mend after its UK foray went south but it remains to be seen how much upside the former market darling offers

Pan African proves that size isn’t everything

The gold miner’s stock has been rising, thanks to its solid production track record

BROKERS’ NOTES: Buy Standard Bank, sell Kumba Iron Ore

Willem Oldewage of Nitrogen Fund Managers on what the smart money is doing

SIMON BROWN: Two ways to get more for your money

Buy for keeps, or buy second-hand — both ways you will save heaps of cash

Dube TradePort picks up speed

Problems at Durban harbour are a boon for business at the special economic zone

SHIRLEY DE VILLIERS: Dirty politics and filthy lucre

ANC’s legislative shenanigans create a hole in party funding law big enough to drive several cash-in-transit pantechnicons through

Lesaka’s burning along the acquisition trail

The fintech company is set to take over payments business Adumo — and expand its customer base

MARC HASENFUSS: When shareholder activism pays off

Meanwhile, at Richemont, Johann Rupert uses Anglo American as a cautionary tale

Cape Winelands Airport set to become world’s greenest airport

Cape Winelands Airport is set to become the greenest in the world with R7bn development plan

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Spear completes sale of Liberty Life building to Capitec Bank

Jacqueline Mackenzie

Spear is using the R400m proceeds to settle debt and for the Emira Western Cape property portfolio acquisition

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Ayo Technology hints at narrower losses but shares slide

Ayo has been implementing cost-saving initiatives and restructuring, which have yielded a significant decrease in overall operating expenditure

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PATRICK BULGER: Seize the day

Patrick Bulger

There has been expectation in some quarters that 2024 is the ‘new 1994’ — a time to reboot the country and society

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BHP piles on the pressure, but Anglo rebuffs again with just hours to go

Hilary Joffe

BHP says it believes there would be clear benefits to SA from Anglo Platinum and Kumba becoming standalone entities

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PATRICK BULGER: Seize the day

There has been expectation in some quarters that 2024 is the ‘new 1994’ — a time to reboot the country and society

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EDITORIAL: An election of hope

Dissatisfaction with the ANC’s stagnant status quo appears to have reached a tipping point 30 years after 1994

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MARC HASENFUSS: When shareholder activism pays off

Meanwhile, at Richemont, Johann Rupert uses Anglo American as a cautionary tale

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