ROB ROSE: Why media independence matters

Media moguls have long been interfering in their own newspapers. But doing this erodes the value of the media assets

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ROB ROSE: Investor fury at EOH

Now that the bubble of the glory days has burst, EOH investors are taking a stand

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ROB ROSE: The Hawks’ bird-brained bungling

Prosecutors have released a witness list in the latest Sars criminal case that reads like a compendium of the incurably compromised

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ROB ROSE: Lots at stake at Resilient

There are two investigations into claims of shady goings-on at Resilient. Whether they reach the same conclusion will be intriguing

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ROB ROSE: Audit angst for Deloitte

Four years after African Bank’s collapse, the hearing into Deloitte’s role begins

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ROB ROSE: Dirt on the white collar

Why do rich business executives, such as Markus Jooste of Steinhoff, cut corners and cost societies billions in criminal acts of greed?

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ROB ROSE: The problem with Tiger Brands

How is it that the food company’s rivals, like AVI, don’t seem to always find themselves in the dock for apparently breaking the rules?

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ROB ROSE: David 1, tech goliath Naspers 0

Naspers leant on Investec analyst David Smith to ‘recall’ a negative research report about it. Instead, he stuck to his guns

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ROB ROSE: McKinsey’s bitter tonic

By some estimates, the consulting firm could lose more than half its revenue in this country

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ROB ROSE: Rise of the robocalls

Robocalls aren’t just infuriating, they may well do far more damage than companies think

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ROB ROSE: Johann Rupert on bad M&A advice

While Mediclinic and Brait took a beating due to terrible overseas deals, the people who structured those deals walked away with huge fees

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ROB ROSE: Is Resilient panicking?

In the past few weeks, the four companies in the Resilient stable have seen their stock shed R103bn. Is this reaction justified?

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ROB ROSE: Rand rigging: net closes

SA’s banks have sought to paint the competition probe into rand rigging as dead in the water. New affidavits show this is far from the case

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ROB ROSE: Sanlam’s stein-ache

Many of SA’s blue-chip institutions have been scalded by Steinhoff’s collapse. The 100-year-old Sanlam seems to be hurting more than most

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ROB ROSE: Blame Jooste, not Viceroy

An anonymous research house made plenty from Steinhoff’s fall — but it’s just the latest event in a perfectly legitimate history of short ...