IT shielded from downturn, for now
South Africa’s economic growth rate is at high risk of stalling this year, and dipping into negative territory.
Prosus’ R14-billion problem
The global delivery business is seeing strong growth in orders and revenue, but for most, profits are the exception.
Dark days ahead
It’s probably going to get a lot worse before it gets better, particularly for SMEs.
A race to zero
Engaged in a long-running court case with the PIC to repay its investment, AYO Technology has been spinning plates to try to keep itself afloat.
Massmart’s slow start
Has the retail group’s stuttering ecommerce strategy and operations left it stuck in the mud?
The great Naspers unbundling
Once the darling of the JSE and posterchild for tech investments, now it seems Naspers and its Prosus subsidiary are struggling to prove value beyond their Tencent investment.
Understanding Silicon Valley economics
In normal business economics, a company needs to generate more than it loses, except if you’re a ‘startup’, where growth, potential and valuation are the key metrics.
Despite unlocking value and rejigging the various pieces, Altron still has some way to go to fully deliver on its strategy.
South Africa’s online grocery market has been stuttering for years. All it took was a global pandemic to kick things into action.
Getting techsposure in your portfolio
US tech stock values have grown significantly in recent months. How can South African investors get some of that upside?
It’s scarcely believable that the country’s largest buyer of second-hand vehicles, WeBuyCars, was run entirely on speadsheets less than 24 months ago.