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.
How Eskom is breaking 4IR
Dreams that the Fourth Industrial Revolution can be South Africa’s springboard to global competitiveness are being hamstrung by the failure to keep the lights on.
Mteto's big bet
Altron is putting its Karabina subsidiary and a strong focus on Microsoft at the centre of its plan to significantly grow revenues. Can it work?
From Ayo to zero
A massive cash investment from the PIC and links to Iqbal Survé, Ayo Technology Solutions isn’t without its fair share of controversy. But, just what is happening with its finances?
What the future holds for EOH
After a period of stellar growth and stock market performance, a troubled couple of years culminate in the termination of EOH’s partnership agreement with Microsoft.
Big data, little apps
Big data analytics is driving Discovery’s foray into the mobile app world.