JAMIE CARR: Hemphill’s job well done

Old Mutual Ltd will house the group’s sub-Saharan Africa businesses, and it will entrench its position in SA

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JAMIE CARR: Stadio Holdings — where angels fear to tread

Many will be fearing that it might be pretty close to the final days of the Roman Empire, and will be voting with their feet accordingly

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JAMIE CARR: AB InBev hops to it

When you produce a third of the world’s beer, you carry a weighty responsibility in terms of planetary festivity

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JAMIE CARR: Optimum Coal: turned to ashes

The Guptas were better at getting their mitts on an asset than making it work

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JAMIE CARR: Comair far ahead of the rest

Comair has notched up a record first-half performance despite an economy showing the sort of vital signs normally only spotted in a mortuary

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JAMIE CARR: Italtile puts a shine on the tiles

Group plans to open 10 stores in the next six months, despite its expectation that the macro-environment will remain challenging

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JAMIE CARR: Capitec report doesn’t break the bank

Viceroy’s claim to fame is the report it published on Steinhoff International the day after the company admitted that its accounts were a little optimistic

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JAMIE CARR: Adapt IT’s success from specialisation

Sbu Shabalala’s company specialises in particular niches where it has deep expertise

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JAMIE CARR: The rand has finally started to eat its spinach

After many years of imitating the 90-pound weakling and getting sand kicked in its face, the rand has finally started to eat its spinach

JAMIE CARR: Life International’s first steps

Go Life remains in the mewling and puking stage, taking its first steps with its posterior protected by Pampers’ finest

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JAMIE CARR: Cryptocurrencies are puffed up, but life’s a drag for US cannabis farmers

Global share valuations may look stratospheric but there seems little sign of a near-term catalyst to spark an end to the party

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JAMIE CARR: Still more juice to be made from bitcoin

There may still be a bit more juice to be made from bitcoin while the enthusiasm lasts, while the normally festive streets of Stellenbosch may well be a spot ...

JAMIE CARR: A festive season story of triumph

Ellies has given brave investors a delightful Christmas stocking filler

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JAMIE CARR: Man the barricades

Magda Wierzycka has clearly had it up to the gills with all the rubbish and is fighting back

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JAMIE CARR: The Saudis are throwing $500bn at a new city

There’s no hyperbole in the statement that this is 'the world’s most ambitious project: an entire new land, purpose-built for a new way of living'

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JAMIE CARR: Ethical investing and the wages of sin

Is your portfolio as ethical and virtuous as a Scandinavian liberal? It comes at a cost for performance