BACKSTORY: Gidon Novick

We question Gidon Novick, co-founder of budget airline Lift

Swift announces a new strategy for instant, frictionless payments and securities processing

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Checkers vs Woolies: Battle of the trolleys

Woolworths has always taken the lead in high-end food shopping, but Checkers is increasingly snapping at its ankles

SA’s best and worst Reits

If you ignored the naysayers and bought Stor-Age, congrats. But nothing in 2020 was obvious for SA’s property stocks

Not all bad news for SA bonds

November’s downgrades were the cyanide cherry on a bad year, but SA bonds are still offering decent returns

Breathing life into Caxton

The company behind your local knock and drop could be the sleeper stock for 2021, if deep-value investors are right

Renergen’s cryo-vac space race

We spoke to CEO Stefano Marani about why Renergen is getting into the vaccine game

BACKSTORY: HP’s Ifeyinwa Afe

We question Ifeyinwa Afe, MD at HP West and Central Africa

GLOBAL MARKETS: China rising

Despite a pandemic that began in China, 2020 has transformed into the year it all came together for the country’s capital markets

EOH’s state capture catharsis

CEO Stephen van Coller has closed the door on the ‘old’ EOH. But what are the prospects for its new incarnation?

Arrowhead wage bill ‘ridiculous’

The company’s executive pay packets have drawn stinging criticism after a poor operational performance

Comair CEO Glenn Orsmond’s astonishing career

Comair’s newest CEO has been around. But while you can check out, you can never really leave

Wind in Oceana’s sails

Oceana is branching out, and a move into other foods under its powerful Lucky Star brand should unnerve rivals

PPC: SA’s recovery punt?

An unpopular rights issue may still be on the cards, and PPC desperately needs government support against cheap imports. The FM spoke to CEO Roland van Wijnen

BACKSTORY: General Electric’s Nyimpini Mabunda

We question CEO of General Electric Southern Africa Nyimpini Mabunda

GLOBAL MARKETS: Ballad of a rich man

Universal Music has acquired Bob Dylan’s entire publishing catalogue in a nine-figure deal, the latest marker of the soaring valuation of music rights in the ...