SweepSouth Prepares Domestic Workers For Coronavirus

2020-03-20 17:00

While SweepSouth is only a platform connecting previously unemployed and underemployed domestic workers looking for work with opportunities, it wants to ensure that the domestic workers who make use of its services are prepared should COVID-19 spread further in South Africa.

Naspers expects to pay R736 million to list Prosus in Amsterdam – here are the advisors and law firms that will benefit most

2019-08-26 13:29

Financial advisors Golman Sachs and JP Morgan will each be paid a little over R122 million, while Investec will see only R2.6 million in the fees it will take to get Prosus spun out of parent company Naspers.

Know your index

2019-05-07 14:56

Despite having relatively similar market caps, Naspers has a far bigger weighting in the Top40 index than British American Tobacco. Simon Brown explains why this is the case – and why investors should understand it.

Naspers to separate Tencent stake, web assets in Dutch listing

2019-03-25 10:00

Naspers plans to carve out its internet businesses, including a $133bn stake in China’s Tencent Holdings, that has long exceeded the technology investor’s own market value.

Old Mutual vet Mobasheer Patel joins Media24 as new CFO

2018-07-03 05:00

Media24 announced on Monday former Old Mutual Wealth and Investments chief financial officer Mobasheer Patel would be taking over as the company’s new chief financial officer.

The 3 most attractive stocks for SA investors right now, according to these experts

2018-05-11 09:11

A retailer, a tobacco company and a media group.

Naspers just got R115 billion richer — here are 5 outrageous things it could do with the cash

2018-03-23 16:02

Naspers sold 189,978,300 shares in Tencent for the equivalent of R115 billion. Business Insider rounded up a list of things the company could do with the proceeds from the sale.

Beware those concentration risks

2018-03-13 15:16

Holding too much of a single stock – even if it is a star performer – is never a good idea.

How Naspers influences portfolio returns

2017-11-30 15:10

Internet and media giant Naspers makes up almost a quarter of the JSE’s Share-Weighted Index. What does this mean for those wanting to beat the market?

Why I don’t own Naspers shares

2017-11-20 12:49

Simon Brown refuses to overpay for a stock. But sometimes a quibble over just a few cents can see you losing out on a fantastic opportunity.


Don’t bet on last year’s star performers

2019-09-12 11:16

Just because a company – or market – has had a good run, doesn’t mean this will remain the case, writes PSG Wealth’s Schalk Louw. To illustrate this, he looks at comparative data of the top ten performing shares and countries, respectively.

Naspers-backed crypto platform Luno starts African hiring spree

2019-06-23 17:58

Naspers-backed cryptocurrency platform Luno is planning to increase its workforce by almost 60% to expand its South African headquarters as Bitcoin once again breaches $10 000.

Naspers is listing Europe's biggest consumer internet company - here's what you need to know

2019-03-25 13:52

Naspers on Monday announced that it is creating a new company that will hold all its overseas internet companies.

JSE rival A2X will be worth a massive R2 trillion - after SA's most valuable company Naspers lists there soon

2018-12-18 13:41

South Africa's most valuable company, Naspers is listing with A2X, the JSE's rival next week. That single counter will push the new bourse into high-flying territory.

PriceCheck's offering redefining "shopping around" online

2018-06-20 18:28

Product comparison and discovery platform PriceCheck has opted to diversify its offering to e-commerce consumers, by giving customers a platform to discover more products.

Sell in May and go away?

2018-05-03 12:14

Following this market axiom could end up costing you in the long term.

Naspers: Should you get in or out?

2018-03-20 13:49

Many analysts believe the media and e-commerce giant still has tremendous growth potential. But critics point to numerous concerns that they say make investment in the stock a risky proposition.

Internal investigation of ANN7 and Multichoice relationship was extensive and fair - Naspers CEO

Naspers CEO Bob van Dijk and members of the Multichoice board, held a press conference on Wednesday. Van Dijk dismissed allegations that Multichoice made questionable payments to the formerly Gupta-owned ANN7 news channel.Watch.

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How to manage concentration risk

2017-11-30 10:02

It is vital to ensure that you don’t have too much exposure to any one stock – if it loses value, it would spell ruin for your portfolio. But what happens if one of the stocks is a star performer? Simon Brown shares some tips on reducing your concentration risk.

Don’t overlook SA’s corporate gems

2017-09-22 14:07

While the current economic environment in South Africa is tough, the country nevertheless boasts a number of quality stocks that are (still) likely to perform well in future.

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