MARC HASENFUSS: Brian Joffe’s mysterious trade

Brian Joffe’s investment company Long4Life is becoming intriguingly unpredictable

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MARC HASENFUSS: Sephaku worth a second glance?

So is Sephaku worth a look? Cement is hardly the solid investment of yesteryear

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MARC HASENFUSS: Rock-solid Richemont never disappoints

With SA Inc stocks likely to disappoint this year as the local economy hobbles along, ‘expensive’ stocks like Richemont will undoubtedly come into sharper focus

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MARC HASENFUSS: Outlook for egg business is pretty rotten

Quantum Foods CEO Hennie Lourens expects severe pressure on the egg business for the next 24 to 36 months, which will detract from what should be decent ...

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MARC HASENFUSS: Trustco continues to bewilder

This week Trustco stumped up an eye-popping R2bn to buy loss-making Constantia Insurance, a subsidiary of JSE-listed Conduit Capital

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MARC HASENFUSS: Remgro’s big question

The big question now is whether Remgro’s move to unbundle its stakes in RMH and FirstRand inspires other investment holding companies to follow suit

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MARC HASENFUSS: HCI — tainted coal, tidy TV

I suspect HCI’s enthusiasm for coal might be waning — especially since it has more exciting ventures on the boil

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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

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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

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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.

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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

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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

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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

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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 ...

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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

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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

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