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  • New Tech Company Makes Johannesburg Stock Exchange Debut

    4Sight Holdings makes Johannesburg Stock Exchange debut. Photo - ITWeb By Peter Pedroncelli, 5:56 am

    New data technology company 4Sight Holdings made their debut on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) this week. Tech company 4Sight Holdings officially listed on the JSE’s Alternative Exchange (AltX) on Thursday, 19 October 2017. This is the first new tech listing on the South African bourse in almost three years. The last IT-related tech listing on the South African exchange was services sector company Cartrack in December 2014.

  • New Tech Listing Set For The Johannesburg Stock Exchange

    A new tech listing for the JSE - 4Sight Holdings. By Peter Pedroncelli, 6:15 am

    The Johannesburg Stock Exchange is set to welcome a new tech listing in October, with data technology company 4Sight Holdings joining the South African bourse next month. The development represents the first new tech listing on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange in almost three years, with 4Sight Holdings listing on the JSE’s Alternative Exchange – AltX. The last JSE tech listing was Cartrack in 2014.

  • 10 Worst Performing Tech Stocks On The Johannesburg Stock Exchange

    tech stocks By Peter Pedroncelli, 6:14 am AFKI Original

    The bigger they are, the harder they fall. Ten tech stocks did poorly on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange over the course of the year which ended on June 30, and investors linked to those particular companies will be disappointed with the performances of their stocks during that period. While big names such as Vodacom and Naspers grew their valuations on the JSE, the likes of Telkom and Blue Label Telecoms lost value over the period.

  • 9 Best Performing Tech Stocks On The Johannesburg Stock Exchange

    tech stocks By Peter Pedroncelli, 3:47 am AFKI Original

    The Johannesburg Stock Exchange has seen a mixed bag of success and failure for tech stocks over the last year, with some companies managing to provide positive returns for investors while others fell out of favor and lost value. Nine tech stocks in particular did well over the course of the year. While big names such as MTN, Telkom and Blue Label Telecoms lost value over the period, tech stocks such as Vodacom and Naspers grew their valuations on the JSE.

  • 12 Best-Performing Businesses On The JSE In The Past Five Years

    best-performing businesses - Fortress Income Fund CEO Mark Stevens. Photo: Financial Mail By Peter Pedroncelli, 2:35 am AFKI Original

    The best-performing businesses in the Johannesburg Stock Exchange have provided up to fifteen-fold returns for smart investors over the last five years. A hypothetical initial $1,000 investment placed in the best performing company on the South African benchmark five years ago would have grown to $15,000 by now. Here are the 12 best-performing businesses on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange in the past five years.

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

    FTSE/JSE Top 40 Index - Remgro Limited companies 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.

  • Shareholders Can Stay Vested As SABMiller Exits Johannesburg Stock Exchange

    SABMiller Exits Johannesburg Stock Exchange By Dana Sanchez, 10:09 am

    SABMiller shareholders on Wednesday approved a $104-billion merger with Anheuser-Busch InBev, making way for one of the largest-ever proposed mergers in history. AB InBev will keep its existing name after the merger. London-based SABMiller, which was first listed on the JSE in 1897, will be delisted on Monday. SABMiller shareholders, who will receive their cash between Oct. 11 and Oct. 13, can remain invested in the global beer industry by buying into AB InBev.

  • 12 Most Popular JSE Stocks For Shareholders In The Last Two Months

    JSE Stocks By Peter Pedroncelli, 7:10 am AFKI Original

    The Johannesburg Stock Exchange is an indicator of how companies in South Africa are doing, with JSE stocks attracting shareholders who believe in the future and profitability of these businesses. Here are the 12 most popular JSE stocks that shareholders were buying during the last two months.

  • Here Is How African Markets Reacted To Brexit

    African Markets reacted to brexit By Kevin Mwanza, 5:04 am

    Results of a referendum in the United Kingdom on Thursday to leave the European Union shocked markets across the globe, with over $2 trillion wipe out in a single day. African economies were not spared the volatility that the Brexit vote caused on different asset classes. Currencies, stocks and bonds plunged across the continent after the UK’s vote to leave. Africa’s largest economies – that have been struggling with commodity prices rout – were the most affected

  • Is Tharisa Mine’s London Listing A Sign Of Mining Market Revival?

    London Listing A Sign Of Mining Market Revival By Dana Sanchez, 2:08 pm

    Stakeholders are encouraged by a strong recovery in chrome prices, and a slower rise in platinum since the end of March. Tharisa mines platinum and chrome in South Africa’s prolific Bushveld complex. Its model of mining two minerals in the same mine should hedge it against falls in either market, the company said. Tharisa’s low-cost model is based on operating an open-pit mine, as opposed to underground pits. Open pits are less expensive. It’s the first mining group to list on the main market of the London Stock Exchange in five years.

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