Abri du Plessis

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Name: Abri du Plessis
First reported 19 hours ago - Updated 19 hours ago - 1 reports

Foreign forays littered with corporate wrecks

Its share price dropped almost 8% and analysts had varying views on the likelihood that the deal would stand the company in good stead in the long run.The jitters are understandable. While many South African companies have bought businesses abroad and ... [Published Citizen.co.za - 19 hours ago]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 1 reports

Massmart : chief's notice surprises many analysts zz 16 years in firm, 7 at helm

Massmart chief executive Grant Pattison's decision to step down after seven years surprised many, but the feeling was that he has been in the retail industry for a long time.He has been with Massmart for 16 years and oversaw one of the world's largest ... [Published 4 Traders - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 06 2014 - Updated Apr 07 2014 - 1 reports

Roaring growth can’t hide chinks in Nigeria’s armour

NIGERIA will rebase its gross domestic product (GDP) on Sunday in a move that will boost its estimated size by anything from 40% to 70% and is almost certain to push it ahead of South Africa to become Africa’s biggest economy.The National Bureau of Statistics ... [Published BDlive - Apr 06 2014]
First reported Apr 04 2014 - Updated Apr 04 2014 - 1 reports

South African stocks rise, tracks global markets

Friday, 04 April 2014 21:06Posted by JOHANNESBURG: South African stocks rebounded slightly on Friday, tracking global markets which were upbeat on steady US jobs growth.Food producer Pioneer Foods shares rocketed up to 6.8 percent at 89.67 rand after ... [Published Business Recorder - Apr 04 2014]
First reported Apr 04 2014 - Updated Apr 04 2014 - 1 reports

Commission raids Unilever and rival

Johannesburg - There is no smoke without fire: this was the general view shared by industry analysts yesterday after news broke that Unilever South Africa and Sime Darby Hudson & Knight were being investigated by the Competition Commission for collusive ... [Published Daily News South Africa - Apr 04 2014]
First reported Apr 04 2014 - Updated Apr 04 2014 - 1 reports

Bidvest man handed Adcock reins

INDUSTRIAL group Bidvest on Thursday strengthened its grip on Adcock Ingram, appointing its own man, Kevin Wakeford, to replace Jonathan Louw as CEO of the South African drug maker.Bidvest is the single biggest shareholder in Adcock, owning 34.5% of the ... [Published BDlive - Apr 04 2014]
First reported Apr 01 2014 - Updated Apr 01 2014 - 1 reports

JSE hit record highs, Amplats surges

Johannesburg  - South African stocks scaled record peaks on Tuesday, with Anglo Platinum (Amplats) [JSE:AMS] blazing the uphill trail after sending force majeure notices to some suppliers, which should allow it to conserve cash in the face of a crippling ... [Published Finance 24 - Apr 01 2014]
First reported Mar 24 2014 - Updated Mar 24 2014 - 1 reports

Stocks track global markets lower on US rates outlook

The Top40 index shed 0.29 percent to 41 885.37 while the all share index lost 0.34 percent to 46 508.27. The JSE was closed on Friday for a holiday.But losses were capped by some mining firms such as platinum producer Aquarius Platinum , which added almost ... [Published HispanicBusiness.com - Mar 24 2014]
First reported Mar 20 2014 - Updated Mar 20 2014 - 2 reports

S.Africa stocks fall with global peers, weak rand helps miners

:48 pmJOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South African stocks fell for a second straight session on Thursday, tracking global shares that stumbled as investors braced for a speedier rise in U.S. interest rates than previously thought.But losses were capped by some ... [Published The Africa Report - Mar 20 2014]
First reported Mar 19 2014 - Updated Mar 19 2014 - 1 reports

Steinhoff offers to buy out JD Group

STEINHOFF International Holdings’ offer to buy up to 98% of JD Group has been seen as "unsurprising" but also as a possible move to get the struggling target firm "out of the public eye".Just before the close of trade on Tuesday, Steinhoff announced it ... [Published BDlive - Mar 19 2014]
First reported Mar 12 2014 - Updated Mar 12 2014 - 1 reports

SA stocks slide as China worries hit miners

South African stocks fell just over 1 percent on Wednesday, as concerns about slowing growth in China hit mining companies such as Assore and African Rainbow Minerals.Shares of gold producer AngloGold Ashanti bucked the trend, however, gaining 0.7 percent ... [Published Channel Africa - Mar 12 2014]
First reported Mar 10 2014 - Updated Mar 10 2014 - 1 reports

Gordhan joins inflation fighting with index-linked bonds

FINANCE Minister Pravin Gordhan is prepared to sell more index-linked bonds, a show of support for central bank governor Gill Marcus’s inflation-fighting resolve, Standard Bank Group said last week.Securities that protect against accelerating price gains ... [Published BDlive - Mar 10 2014]

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Foreign forays littered with corporate wrecks [Published Citizen.co.za - 19 hours ago]
Massmart : chief's notice surprises many analys... [Published 4 Traders - Apr 14 2014]
Roaring growth can’t hide chinks in Nigeria’s a... [Published BDlive - Apr 06 2014]
South African stocks rise, tracks global markets [Published Business Recorder - Apr 04 2014]
Bidvest man handed Adcock reins [Published BDlive - Apr 04 2014]
Commission raids Unilever and rival [Published Daily News South Africa - Apr 04 2014]
JSE hit record highs, Amplats surges [Published Finance 24 - Apr 01 2014]
Stocks track global markets lower on US rates o... [Published HispanicBusiness.com - Mar 24 2014]
S.Africa stocks fall with global peers, weak ra... [Published The Africa Report - Mar 20 2014]
JSE falls with global peers [Published Finance 24 - Mar 20 2014]
Steinhoff offers to buy out JD Group [Published BDlive - Mar 19 2014]
SA stocks slide as China worries hit miners [Published Channel Africa - Mar 12 2014]
Gordhan joins inflation fighting with index-lin... [Published BDlive - Mar 10 2014]
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