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Impact investing in South Africa

July 16, 2017

While impact investing may be a relatively new discipline in South Africa, there is increasing investor awareness of, and interest in, the opportunities to have a positive impact while still earning [more...]

Hybrid approach best for spectrum sales

August 29, 2016

As South Africa’s communications regulator, Icasa, looks to manage spectrum sales for South Africa’s planned 4G roll-outs, Romeo Kumalo, CEO of investment holding company Washirika, calls for [more...]

South Africa lukewarm on bank buyouts

May 8, 2016

South Africa’s Reserve Bank has signaled its wariness to potential private equity deals for the country’s banks in comments made to reporters by the institution’s Deputy Governor last week. [more...]

South Africa to tap bond market for $5.4bln

February 28, 2016

In South Africa’s budget review last week, the Government revealed that it is planning to tap the global bond markets for up to $4.5 billion over the next three financial years, $1 billion of which [more...]

South African listings market defies trends

October 18, 2015

In spite of the worries plaguing South Africa’s economy, the IPO market seems to be on a roll. According to Bloomberg data, the number of IPOs that have been brought to the Johannesburg Stock [more...]
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