Naspers leads losses on the blue-chip index

2018-10-10 18:24

The bearish sentiment in Tencent has not spared Naspers on the JSE which is also under a sharp sell-off. In today’s session Naspers slumped 6.47% to close at R2656.98 per share.

STADIO acquires LISOF on road to multiversity

2017-10-26 18:06

LISOF, a fashion design school and retail education institution, is to be acquired by STADIO with the aim to create a true "multiversity".

Down day for JSE as commodity prices cool

2017-08-15 22:41

The JSE has edged lower as commodity prices eased on the back of lower geopolitical stresses between North Korea and the United States.

Syndicate selling govt land with forged signatures - KZN Public Works

2017-07-12 21:39

The KwaZulu-Natal Department of Public Works says it has unearthed a syndicate which, it claims, has been selling government land using forged signatures and rates clearance certificates.

JSE drops insider trading probe on ex-Advtech chair

2015-10-26 17:24

The JSE has dropped an investigation into an insider trading claim made against the former chairperson of private education firm Advtech following a takeover bid.

'Boere Buffett' faces classroom revolt in takeover bid

2015-07-29 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.

Curro bid impacts Advtech AGM

2015-07-28 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.

Curro defends intentions with Advtech bid

2015-07-27 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.

Curro relaunches R6bn takeover bid for Advtech

2015-07-23 15:01

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

Curro still mulling offer for SA schools group Advtech

2015-07-23 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.


Curro expands its Gauteng footprint

2018-04-17 17:12

Curro Holdings has acquired Cooper College and Magic Beings Crèche in Gauteng.

Curro's STADIO heading to JSE

2017-09-15 18:13

Curro has announced that the board of has resolved to unbundle 410 561 153 ordinary shares in STADIO to Curro shareholders.

Curro results reflect lucrative opportunities in private education

2017-08-15 11:21

Curro Holdings' 24% revenue rise to R1.085bn in its half-year results provides yet more proof of how lucrative SA's private education sector is.

Curro to cash in on tertiary fees crisis

2017-03-12 06:16

The recent announcement by Curro Holdings that it would be listing a yet-to-be-named higher education-focused business later in the year has redirected focus to the ailing state of public tertiary education.

Curro acquires top Namibia school

2015-09-22 16:07

Curro Holdings has acquired one of Namibia’s top independent school in the country’s capital, namely Windhoek Gymnasium.

Voting for board, takeover not the same - Curro

2015-07-28 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.

Advtech to face investors at AGM amid Curro offer

2015-07-28 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.

Top Advtech shareholders back Curro’s $485m bid

2015-07-23 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.

Curro may go hostile with R6bn bid for Advtech

2015-07-23 10:37

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

Piet Viljoen talks markets: Aveng, Curro, Astral and more

2015-02-19 07:49

Piet Viljoen of RECM joined Alec Hogg to focus on the latest in the markets between today’s results, share prices and seeking value at the very best price.

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