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HCI TUNES INTO OZ RADIO

Deal of the week – Oceania Capital Partners acquires SCB It appears media assets could be the key to a thrust by empowerment heavyweight Hosken Consolidated Investments (HCI) into Australia. Last week Oceania Capital Partners, the Australian Stock Exchange-listed company that last year came under the control of HCI, acquired Sunshine Coast Broadcasters (SCB). SCB […]

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12 Dec 2012 HCI Australia

HOSKEN CONSOLIDATED INVESTMENTS PLANS TO RE-CAPITALISE OCEANIA

HCI re-capitalising Oceania to capture new deals Empowerment giant Hosken Consolidated Investments (HCI) looks set to re-capitalise its Australian subsidiary, Oceania Capital Partners (Oceania), to capture new deal flows. Documents forwarded to shareholders this month show that Oceania intends raising A$14,9m (R135m) through the issue of 9,6m new shares at A$1,55/share. The decision to raise […]

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29 Nov 2012 HCI Australia

OCEANIA CAPITAL UPSETS SHAREHOLDERS WITH ITS GENEROUS RIGHTS ISSUE

OCEANIA Capital Partners, formerly Allco Equity Partners, has generated some shareholder dissent over what is being regarded as generous treatment of the company’s major shareholder in relation to a recently announced rights issue. Oceania implemented a restructure last year in which it returned $170 million via a share buyback at $2.15 a share and a […]

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10 Feb 2012 HCI Australia

SOUTH AFRICA’S SMART SLIDE INTO OCEANIA

If its first deal is anything to go by, South African company Hosken Consolidated Investments (HCI) is going to have a successful time of it in Australia. HCI, a decades-old investment company listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange, has just finalised a slick and cost effective backdoor takeover of Oceanic Capital Partners (OCP), an ASX-listed […]

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29 Dec 2011 HCI Australia

OCEANIA BEST PERFORMER ON ALL ORDINARIES

T speaks volumes about the perilous state of the market in 2011 that the best performing stock on the bourse has the equivalent of $2.02 a share in cash and only 58c a share in a tangible investment, its 52 per cent stake in the debt-collector Baycorp. Oceania Capital, formerly Allco Equity Partners, takes the […]

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14 Oct 2011 HCI Australia

OVER THE OCEAN – HCI EYEING AUSSIE OPPORTUNITIES

Opportunistic empowerment giant Hosken Consolidated Investments (HCI) is making its mark Down Under after emerging as the biggest shareholder in Australian Securities Exchange-listed Oceania Capital Partners. HCI, whose SA investments range from gaming and media to transport and coal mining, has been reticent about its Aussie foray. In the latest annual report CEO Johnny Copelyn […]

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12 Jul 2011 HCI Australia

SOUTH AFRICANS DIVE DEEP INTO OCEANIA

ANZ Bank has put the former Allco Equity Partners, Oceania Capital, in play by selling enough shares to South African listed conglomerate Hosken Consolidated Investments for a takeover springboard. ANZ ended up owning 24 per cent of Oceania in late 2008 as a result of an investment company belonging to Melbourne’s Liberman family, LJCB Investments, […]

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