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BlackRock mulls potential secondary listing of Greater Europe investment trust on JSE

BlackRock is exploring a potential secondary listing of its Greater Europe, equities-focused, investment trust on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) via the JSE’s fast-track listings mechanism. BlackRock Greater Europe Investment Trust plc (BRGE), which currently has a market capitalisation of £313 million (R5.5 billion)[1] has a primary listing on the London Stock Exchange, where it […]

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Duncan Dollman, Partner at Mazars

Listing on the JSE presents challenges for newcomers

The adoption of the King IV Code will have an immediate impact on companies planning to issue circulars on or after 1 October 2017 for the purposes of seeking a listing on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE). This is according to Duncan Dollman, Partner at Mazars. (more…)

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Justine Combrink

JSE report has valuable advice for companies

The JSE’s annual report on its proactive monitoring for the previous year is a valuable resource for listed and unlisted companies alike, according to Justine Combrink, Partner at Mazars. The JSE’s latest report, Reporting back on proactive monitoring of financial statements in 2016, was published in February of this year. (more…)

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4AX response to the FSB Appeals Board judgement

4 Africa Exchange today issued the following statement in response to the FSB Appeals Board judgement: 4 Africa Exchange (4AX) is a responsible new entrant into South Africa’s highly respected financial markets and has an interest in keeping our markets stable and prosperous and working with all market infrastructures. (more…)

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FSB Appeal Board dismisses JSE and 4AX appeals against ZAR X licence

Yesterday’s FSB Appeal Board judgement dismissing the consolidated appeals of the JSE and 4AX against the FSB’s granting of an exchange licence to ZAR X allows ZAR X to proceed with much needed financial market innovation. The exchange will focus on facilitating investment and savings for ordinary South Africans and providing business with a more […]

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Alwyn van der Merwe

Stock picks for 2017

As a tumultuous year winds down, Sanlam Private Wealth analysts look to the year ahead and choose the stocks they expect will offer the most value to investors. (more…)

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FSB dismisses JSE’s urgent applicaton for suspension of decision to grant SARX exchange licence

The Appeal Board of the FSB has dismissed the JSE’s urgent application for the suspension of the FSB’s decision to grant ZARX an exchange licence. (more…)

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IMF, Treasury, economy, GDP, unemployment, International Monetary Fund

‘SA is open for business’

The fourth annual SA Tomorrow Investor Conference, hosted by the JSE, UBS, Old Mutual and Standard Bank, will be held in New York on 4 and 5 October – and it’ll show that ‘SA is open for business’. (more…)

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