Mining: once empowered?

The high court in Pretoria is having to consider whether the drafters of 2004 mining licence conditions intended 26% black ownership of established companies ...

Truworths or TFG: which to buy?

Analysts divided over big-name stores’ strategies and responses to threats as SA consumers continue to struggle

ANALYSE THIS: Imara’s Hugan Chetty

We analyse Hugan Chetty, portfolio manager/investment analyst at Imara Asset Management

Redefine rapidly adding assets

Redefine offers an attractive dividend yield but don’t expect fireworks from its local real estate portfolio any time soon

NEWS ANALYSIS: Looking beyond Sibanye-Stillwater’s bad news

Despite short-term costs and some bumps in the road - investors are bullish on Sibanye-Stillwater

BACKSTORY: Bounty Brands’ Stefan Rabe

We question Stefan Rabe, CEO of Bounty Brands (Superdry, Vans, Levi’s Footwear)

Now smart money is in the MiX

Premium market rating is driven by consistently strong performances and by a meaningful, profitable global footprint. The vehicle-tracking sector could be ripe ...

CHECKOUT COUNTER: Oxford Street, sans cars

A weekly round up of the hottest international retail and consumer news

Was enough due diligence done for AECI's buyout of Much Asphalt?

AECI’s R2.27bn acquisition of an asphalt company is either a masterstroke or the purchase of the most expensive lemon since Group Five bought Quarry Cats

NEWS ANALYSIS: Bidding war looms in PPC saga

Competition authorities will be pressed to make good decisions about proposed merger

ANALYSIS: Old Mutual's plan to ditch Nedbank

The business relationship between Nedbank and Old Mutual is expected to be little different after their separation

Dis-Chem or Clicks: which to buy?

Clicks and Dis-Chem are locked in a race. Both are doing well — but will that continue with SA’s weak consumers?

Can investors make money in student housing?

With a shortage of between 250,000 and 750,000 beds for students, Inkunzi’s listing is coming right on time