BLSA rejects Capitec offer on Viceroy report

2018-08-05 08:14

Business Leadership South Africa says it has turned down an offer from Capitec Bank to pay for a report on short seller Viceroy Research, which had earlier in the year targeted the lender.

Bombshell report accuses Viceroy of plagiarising Steinhoff research

2018-07-12 08:44

Viceroy also has no formal registration with any financial regulator, according to Intellidex.

Capitec braces for the next round against Viceroy

2018-05-23 13:28

Capitec says it is committed to transparency as it prepares a direct response to the latest jab from short-seller Viceroy.

SEE: Your new Capitec Bank charges

2018-03-04 16:16

Capitec, which has grown to become the country’s second-largest bank by customer number, announced new fees for 2018. Have a look at the changes.

Capitec says new Viceroy report again full of misleading half-truths

2018-02-15 15:37

Capitec has invited US-based short seller Viceroy to inspect its business operations, after its latest report again questioned the bank's loan book and handling of bad debt.

Capitec analysts defy Viceroy's 'predatory' attack on shares

2018-02-04 19:30

Short-seller Viceroy Research’s damning report on Capitec Bank may have been the talk of SA’s markets, but its devastating impact on the firm’s shares is already waning.

Analysts sceptical on 'bit of malicious' Viceroy Capitec report

2018-01-31 07:01

Viceroy Research, the group which released a report on Capitec, is short seller acting in its own interest, according to an analyst.

Viceroy report 'baseless, filled with factual errors' - Capitec

2018-01-30 13:24

The bank, whose share price has decreased by some 20%, said it was reviewing the US short seller's new report, and would respond in details in a media briefing on Tuesday afternoon.

Four key questions on Viceroy's Capitec report answered

2018-01-30 12:21

Who is Viceroy Research, what does its new report say, and why is it being taken so seriously?

Hero to short sellers rose from social work to Steinhoff win

2018-01-19 18:19

A year before unleashing a damning report that has detailed accounting irregularities at Steinhoff International Holdings, one of its authors faced a reckoning of his own.


Viceroy, Capitec and the age of ‘fake news’

2018-07-15 06:10

Viceroy came under fire this week for the quality of the reports it produced and the people involved in the entity.

Capitec slams Viceroy over 'emotive' public campaign

2018-05-24 18:57

Capitec has issued a statement in response to Viceroy's latest jab, condemning the short-seller for starting with a "strongly-worded" and "emotive" public campaign that let misunderstandings fester.

SA financial authorities collaborating internationally on Viceroy

2018-04-06 05:45

The Financial Sector Conduct Authority has been in contact with its counterparts in the US and the UK in a bid to contact short seller Viceroy over a report on Capitec.

Union says it's happy with Capitec after Viceroy report

2018-02-16 16:11

The trade union met this week with senior Capitec management to discuss issues raised in Viceroy Research's negative report on the health of the bank's loan book.

CHART: Viceroy's targets no surefire downward bet

2018-02-07 15:41

It’s been a case of you win some, you lose some for Viceroy Research, the US-based short seller that has targeted SA bank Capitec and retailer Steinhoff.

Capitec says no to call for a second auditor

2018-02-04 06:00

Capitec has rejected a call to take on a second auditor amid a damning report, including queries about its loan book and level impairments.

Capitec share price firms as it hits back at Viceroy 'loan shark' report

2018-01-30 22:30

The local bank's share price largely recovered from earlier losses to end the day just 2.96% weaker.

Capitec is solvent - SA Reserve Bank

2018-01-30 12:56

The South African Reserve Bank has responded to a call from US-based research group Viceroy that it should put Capitec under curatorship.

FULL REPORT: Viceroy's potentially damning research on Capitec

2018-01-30 11:24

Viceroy, the group that exposed Steinhoff, believes Capitec is "a loan shark with massively understated defaults masquerading as a community microfinance provider".

Faceless Viceroy stalks JSE as investors fear Steinhoff 2.0

2018-01-12 13:35

Who is behind Viceroy? The organisation which is making every effort to remain anonymous has been responsible for volatile trade on the JSE as markets speculate on who will be the next Steinhoff.

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