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11 Companies That Have Remained In The FTSE/JSE Top 40 Index For 20 Years

By Peter Pedroncelli, 5:10 am AFKI Original

Very few stocks have shown the consistency to remain within the FTSE/JSE Top 40 Index for the last 20 years, but 11 companies have managed the impressive feat. There are an elite group of businesses that have managed to stay in the top 40 of the Johannesburg Stock Exchange since 1996. Here are the 11 companies that have remained within the FTSE/JSE Top 40 Index for 20 years.

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