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21 Feb 2003 Historic Investments

HCI BETROKKE BY METTLE

Hosken Consolidated Investments (HCI) het onregstreeks ‘n verdere 38 miljoen aandele in die uitgereikte aandelekapitaal van Mettle verkry. Dit het daartoe gelei dat HCI se belang in Mettle nou meer as 50% beloop. Ingevolge die reëls van die Johannesburgse beurs is HCI nou verplig om ‘n aanbod aan die minderheidsaandeelhouers van Mettle te doen. ‘n […]

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31 Oct 2002 Historic Investments

METTLE’S CORE OPERATIONS DO WELL IN FIRST HALF METTLE INTERIMS LIFTED BY 30% DESPITE SNAGS

Cape Town – Financial services group Mettle’s core operations did well in the half year to September, but operating revenue was knocked by the disposal of its London brokerage business as well as adjustments to accommodate new accounting standards, results showed yesterday. Stripping out these two factors, the business grew by about 30 percent, managing […]

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13 Jun 2002 Historic Investments

METTLE’S GREENWICH BUY PAYS OFF WITH HEADLINE EARNINGS UP 10,6%

Cape Town – Structured products house Mettle, which earlier this year chose not to press ahead with its delisting plans, yesterday delivered its first set of combined results, with recently acquired Greenwich showing a 10.6 percent rise in headline earnings a share to 14.49c for the full year to March. It also gave more details […]

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18 Dec 2001 Historic Investments

METTLE’S DELISTING NOW HANGS IN THE BALANCE

Cape Town – The delisting of niche financial services company Mettle hangs in the air following a shareholders’ meeting on Friday, with the ball now in the court of the JSE Securities Exchange. Mettle shareholders voted in favour of the delisting but did not pass a special resolution for Mettle to buy back its shares […]

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11 Dec 2001 Historic Investments

HOT WEEK AHEAD FOR METTLE MANAGEMENT

Cape Town – The Mettle delisting saga unfolded further yesterday when Investec Asset Management, one of the institutional shareholders that is actively opposing the delisting, said it would turn up the heat on Mettle’s management this week. This comes ahead of a meeting on Friday when shareholders will vote on whether the specialist financial services […]

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METTLE READY TO EXTEND ITS SKILLS TO INSTITUTIONAL MARKETS

Cape Town – In its first results as a listed entity, structured finance house Mettle reaped the benefits of focused, organic growth and was now moving its structuring skills into the institutional and offshore emerging markets for longer-term growth. Gavin O’Connor, the managing director, said yesterday the group had taken far-reaching strategic steps to secure […]

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24 Nov 2000 Historic Investments

FINANCE GROUPS GREENWICH AND METTLE TO MERGE

Cape Town – Mettle, the specialist finance house whose empowerment partner is Hosken Consolidated Investments (HCI), would merge with the Greenwich Group, the listed financial services company, thus doubling its size, Mettle said yesterday, confirming market speculation. Mettle said in a statement that Greenwich would acquire all the issued shares in Mettle through the issue […]

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15 Nov 2000 Historic Investments

DIMENSION DATA BEHAAL DIE BESTE OPBRENGS

Dimension Data (Didata) is aangewys as die Business Times, sakebylae van die Sunday Times, se voorste genoteerde maatskappy in Suid-Afrika. Didata se opbrengs gemeet aan die aandeelprys en dividende (bonusdividende ingesluit) wat herbelê is , het op 87,14% per jaar oor die afgelope vyf jaar tot einde September te staan gekom. Die naasbeste vertoner was […]

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14 Nov 2000 Historic Investments

METTLE GROWTH CONTINUES WITH 57% RISE IN EPS

Cape Town – Mettle, the specialist finance house whose empowerment partner is Hosken Consolidated Investments, posted a 57 percent rise in earnings a share to 9,4c in the six months to September 30, further shoring up its unbroken growth performance, figures showed yesterday. Attributable income for the half-year period was up a robust 58 percent […]

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IQ SE ROETS SPAN NUE DIE IT-KAR VOOR DIE PERDE IN NIE

Nedcor het vroeër verlede week aangekondig dat hy ‘n belang in The IQ Business Group bekom het as deel van sy strategie om die bankwese toenemend met inligtingstegnologie te verbind. Maarten Mittner het met IQ se uitvoerende hoof, mnr. Johan Roets, gaan gesels en uitgevind hoekom een van die land se grootste banke so belang […]

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