Hulamin: Bloated and battling

Hulamin sells aluminium in 50 countries, but as its share price shows, that’s been an unforgiving segment for ages

Montauk facing the big question

Has the energy-from-methane company fallen to a realistic valuation or is there now an opportunity for investors?

BACKSTORY: Absa Group’s Bongiwe Gangeni

We question deputy CEO of retail & business bank at Absa Group Bongiwe Gangeni

ANALYSE THIS: DLA Piper’s Johannes Gouws

We analyse country managing partner at DLA Piper SA Johannes Gouws

Laying bare the ransacking at Steinhoff

Steinhoff's annual report lays bare SA's most audacious fraud - it's an epic that would shame even Enron's crooks

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Glencore at a loss over DRC scandal

A disturbing disavowal of responsibility, especially given the other investigations to which Glencore is now subject

ANALYSE THIS: Prescient's Cheree Dyers

We analyse Cheree Dyers, CEO of Prescient Investment Management

Emerging markets funds: betting on countries

Nedgroup and NS Partners are launching a fund covering shares in smaller markets

Oceana’s Lucky Star ascendant

With local pilchards in short supply, Oceana has had to look elsewhere for sources — with great success

BACKSTORY: University of Pretoria's Tawana Kupe

We question Tawana Kupe, vice-chancellor & principal at the University of Pretoria

Barloworld: who really wins here?

In a novel scheme, investors buy 14% of its property portfolio. But does it benefit Barloworld more than anyone else?

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Vunani starting to cast a wider net

Hunt is on for financial services acquisitions in Southern Africa, but focus will be on areas within two hours' flight

SA’s ready-made meal rumble

Under-pressure retailers are betting big on convenience foods. Can they expand this thinking to the working class?

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Redefine dividends remain under pressure

Investors shouldn't expect dividend payouts to return to inflation-beating growth levels any time soon

A R1.2bn payday for Sun International’s plans

With its SA business now owing R9.2bn, the casino operator will use its Latin American windfall to slash debt

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