PIC to back Absa-Barclays deal

2013-02-25 08:18

The Public Investment Corporation will vote in favour of Absa's plan to buy the African operations of its British parent Barclays, a report says.

Mixed reponses to Anglo resignation

2012-10-26 18:36

The resignation of Anglo American (Anglo) CEO Cynthia Carroll evoked mixed responses.

GEPF mulls investing $22bn outside SA

2012-03-27 10:32

The Government Employees Pension Fund is considering investments outside SA, most likely in the rest of Africa and other emerging markets, to diversify its risks.

Olive branch for AfriSam investors

2011-11-27 12:24

The PIC has extended an olive branch to two key shareholders of AfriSam who are opposing the asset manager's takeover bid of the cement producer.

ANC wants pension funds to aid with jobs

2011-11-24 14:56

Getting pension funds to buy more bonds is an option the ANC is looking at to finance job creation in agriculture and mining.

Satu's trust in pension money wanes

2011-11-13 11:53

The SA Teachers' Union is worried that public servants' pension contributions are being invested to achieve political objectives rather than get optimum returns.


PIC: Stability needed at Telkom

2012-11-05 20:12

Stability at board and management levels at Telkom was needed to turn the parastatal around as soon as possible, says the Public Investment Corporation.

SA's growth depends on Africa

2012-07-20 18:06

South Africa's growth depends on the development of the rest of the continent, says the Public Investment Corporation.

PIC swoops on AfriSam

2011-12-11 13:34

Two key AfriSam shareholders have been dealt a blow after a consortium of creditors closed a deal with the PIC that will end their control in the cement producer.

PIC looks beyond borders

2011-11-27 12:12

The Public Investment Corporation CEO intends to make the asset manager more powerful by improving efficiency and extending its investment tentacles beyond Africa.

AfriSam performing well, says CEO

2011-11-13 13:38

AfriSam's continued existence is not under threat, says the company's chief executive Dr Stephan Olivier.

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