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Curro drops bid for rival Advtech

Jul 29 2015 16:20

SA’s largest private education group Curro says it has withdrawn its bid for smaller rival Advtech after the target's board rejected the offer and declined to refer it to shareholders.

Investment Holdings

'Boere Buffett' faces classroom revolt in takeover bid

Jul 29 2015 21:30

A takeover battle to create a private education giant in SA is pitting shareholders against parents and exposing tensions over race, language and ethnicity.

Investment Holdings

Voting for board, takeover not the same - Curro

Jul 28 2015 16:49

Voting for board members at an AGM and voting to accept an offer are two different things, Curro Holdings says in relation to the Advtech AGM.

Investment Holdings

Curro bid impacts Advtech AGM

Jul 28 2015 16:20

Advtech’s largest investors have voted against the re-election of the chair and another director, reiterating its opposition to an offer from Curro Holdings.

Investment Holdings

Advtech to face investors at AGM amid Curro offer

Jul 28 2015 10:33

Investors upset by Advtech's decision to reject a proposed takeover by competitor Curro Holdings will get a chance to protest at an annual shareholders’ meeting.

Investment Holdings

Curro defends intentions with Advtech bid

Jul 27 2015 18:30

Curro Holdings will not change the names or ethos of Advtech schools and Curro’s vision for Advtech is clear, says Curro CEO Dr Chris van der Merwe.

Investment Holdings

Top Advtech shareholders back Curro’s $485m bid

Jul 23 2015 18:00

Top shareholders in Advtech say they will accept Curro Holdings' $485m takeover offer, which could be resubmitted after the target's board has rejected it.

Investment Holdings

Curro relaunches R6bn takeover bid for Advtech

Jul 23 2015 15:01

Private schools operator Curro Holdings has relaunched its R6bn bid for rival Advtech, after en earlier rejection by the Advtech board.

Investment Holdings

Curro may go hostile with R6bn bid for Advtech

Jul 23 2015 10:37

Curro Holdings says it is considering relaunching a R6bn takeover offer for rival Advtech, raising the prospect of a hostile bid.

Investment Holdings

Curro still mulling offer for SA schools group Advtech

Jul 23 2015 09:24

Curro says the South African schools operator is still considering an offer for competitor Advtech, even after its rival said the proposal isn’t in the best interests of the company.

Investment Holdings

Brait to sell R15.6bn Steinhoff stake

Jun 18 2015 18:17

Investment company Brait SE plans to sell its 6% stake in furniture retailer Steinhoff International within 12 to 18 months, CEO John Gnodde says.

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Investment Holdings

Pepkor places Brait on firm footing

Jun 17 2015 09:58

Investment holding company Brait SE says its 2015 financial year to end-March has been significant, given the value creation from the realisation of Pepkor.

Investment Holdings

Blackstone, Caryle in $10bn plus bid for NCR

Jun 19 2015 19:32

Blackstone Group LP and Carlyle Group LP are making a joint bid for NCR in a leveraged buyout that would be the year's biggest at more than $10bn.

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