MARC HASENFUSS: Generation private schools are investing in the future

Generation has been funded by Trematon’s cash — but now there is a strong indication that bank funding will be secured

BL PREMIUM
MARC HASENFUSS: Small fry Bowler Metcalf achieves enviable return from sale of SoftBev shares

The group’s frugal head office in unfashionable Ottery perfectly encapsulates the no-frills approach to business

BL PREMIUM
MARC HASENFUSS: Looking for a cheeky company buyout offer?

Three dozen companies could easily justify pitching a buyout and delisting scheme. Here are the top bets.

BL PREMIUM
MARC HASENFUSS: Tight ship, muddy waters at Caxton

I would not be completely averse to snapping up some Caxton shares and think there’s plenty of bang for your buck

BL PREMIUM
MARC HASENFUSS: Diamonds aren’t forever as Trans Hex found out

It’s no longer about making money from Trans Hex, but more about salvaging some value

BL PREMIUM
MARC HASENFUSS: Some spice needed at AH Vest

Small food group AH Vest – best known for its All Joy condiment brands – really needs to spice up its share liquidity

BL PREMIUM
MARC HASENFUSS: Cheeky offers for the win at Adrenna

Opportunistic directors and major shareholders at property group Adrenna will be paying minority shareholders about R26m for their share of assets worth at ...

BL PREMIUM
MARC HASENFUSS: Alaris worth a spot on the radar

Alaris Holdings, the radio frequency technology specialist, hardly blips on the market’s radar these days, even though the mighty PSG Group is a 25% shareholder

BL PREMIUM
MARC HASENFUSS: Big moves in Value-ville

Long4Life’s nibble at restaurant franchiser Spur Corp pales in comparison to what is happening on the company’s own share register

BL PREMIUM
MARC HASENFUSS: Bowler Metcalf – lean, mean, but battered

Plastics packager Bowler Metcalf, listed way back in the late 1980s, is arguably the most consistent long-term profit performer on the JSE

BL PREMIUM
MARC HASENFUSS: Labat gets fired up about weed

Labat, a company headed by former SA Rugby boss Brian van Rooyen, made a surprise trip into the weed industry by announcing plans to establish a ‘fully ...

BL PREMIUM
MARC HASENFUSS: Grand Parade cash flush, for now

Grand Parade Investments will be royally flush after offloading its remaining 30% stake in Sun Slots, a limited-payout machine gaming business, to Sun ...

BL PREMIUM
MARC HASENFUSS: Could Hulamin be a takeover target?

There are a number of turnaround initiatives under way at Hulamin, and these efforts will hopefully start registering in the second half

BL PREMIUM
MARC HASENFUSS: ARB Holdings holds its own

The electrical wholesaler and lighting specialist is holding up as well as could be expected in a trading environment that has all but short-circuited

BL PREMIUM
MARC HASENFUSS: Italtile’s lean and mean operating structure

The JSE needs more small-mid cap companies like Italtile, not fewer

BL PREMIUM
MARC HASENFUSS: Time to swoop on RCL Foods?

Could it be time for investment behemoth Remgro to swoop on minority shareholders in RCL Foods?

BL PREMIUM