Sasha Planting is Moneyweb’s Deputy Editor and writes on investment and companies. While the output of labour and capital - wealth creation - is important, she is more interested in the people that enable wealth creation.

Class action summons issued against Tiger Brands

The listeriosis outbreak caused a loss of life.

Powering up the venture economy

Two new VC funds to be launched in SA.

The rise of populism in markets

Investors are learning to ignore the noise – but it comes at a price.

Defying the Brexit blues

Quilter acquires financial advisory firm.

Brics Bank lends R32bn to SA organisations

Cleaning up Medupi’s mess is just one of the projects.

Capitec’s sweet spot

It occupies the space between new, digital entrants and the big legacy banks.

Uncertainty grips Ascendis

Rising debt, slow growth in revenue, forced asset sales and lurking bankers will require strong leadership.

Investors: pay heed to China (and India)

The opportunities outweigh their weighting in global indices.

Aspen: are the execs drinking their own Kool-Aid?

The market appears to think so.

Diversification saves the day

Sanlam takes the good with the bad for an overall positive result.

Animal healthcare – an opportunity for investors

People see pets as part of the family.

Sugar and chicken hit RCL hard

The message is that those commodity products with no value-add are subject to market cycles – and dumping of cheap imports.

Africa, Distell’s growth engine

While growth in its heartland remains muted, Distell is growing its ex-SA operations.

Munro’s brand of evangelism pays off

Liberty’s full-year results reflect the benefits of single-minded focus.

A battle for raisins and foreign currency

KLK, a small Northern Cape agri-company, has attracted the attention of two suitors.

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