There is a vicious cycle at play in SA's medical aid industry, says an insider.
VIDI's video service is a huge shift in movie consumption, says Arthur Goldstuck.
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US Airways is planing to resume its direct flights from Philadelphia to Tel Aviv after a temporary ban from federal authorities on flights to Israel.
Gases company African Oxygen [JSE:AFX] (Afrox) has seemingly managed to limit the fallout in sentiment from the loss of its large Evraz Highveld contract.
The first reaction Finweek drew from a Western Cape-based property source to the proposed sale of upmarket wine estate Boschendal to Cinmark Twenty Seven for R700m was a cynical contention that the buyer was paying several hundred million rand too much.
Hulamin has been on a wobble for quite some time. It’s currently in a difficult industry, competing with large global aluminium producers outside South Africa and facing a range of issues in this country, such as the exchange rate and cheap imports.
Unlisted staple food producer Premier Foods – which is backed by private equity powerhouse Brait – looks set to go on the offensive in the food sector in a move that could shake up the operating environment for listed South African competitors, including AVI and Tiger Brands.
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The beauty of the directors’ dealing table is it’s open to interpretation. Always. Do we give the founding directors of Famous Brands the benefit of the doubt when they continue to offload their shares at prices still near the share’s best trading levels?
Investors – especially those excitable retail punters – may by now be a little wary of chasing “the next”. What I mean by “the next” are those sometimes dangerous arguments a certain fledgling business is set to emulate the achievements of one of the JSE’s legendary listings.
For most South African investors keen to participate in the mobile phone sector, the industry has largely been a one-horse race with the success of MTN over the past few years.
The first thing I said to the journalists when I opened up our Portfolio Punt section to international stocks was that they couldn’t punt Apple simply because they had an iPhone or iPad on their desk.
Aveng [JSE:AEG] has long been a defensive stock for investors seeking exposure to the construction industry. Yes, at some point investors actively wanted exposure to this sector. Believe it.
Pointers for a Fin24 user who is looking for seed capital for his start-ups.
A Fin24 user offers tips on how to be frugal with ever-pricier petrol.
How can I pay off three loans as well as a rental deposit on a flat, asks a user.
Terry Bell looks at alternatives to capitalism and democracy.
Luvuyo Rani started his business from his car boot and is now up for a global award.
There are many money-related gaps but how do you define them, asks user Ike Jakson.
Advice for a Fin24 user who wants to buy a house but earns only R3 600 per month.
Partnerships and transformation are key for sustainable business growth, says an expert.
Traders and investors worldwide are eagerly awaiting news from the United States about whether there will be a government debt default or not. Either way, expect market volatility.
Perusing the latest annual report of furniture retailer Lewis Group [JSE:LEW] reminded me of a very disappointing experience I had with the company about three months ago.
Printed sheets of flexible solar cells can mean your electronic devices can soon be charged with the use of renewable energy.
YouTube users in India will soon be able to save videos from the Google-owned service, making it possible to watch them offline.
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