Ann Crotty has been writing on business and corporate governance for decades and has seen little improvement in all that time.
7

Tongaat cuts executive pay

2 Aug 2021 /  Ann Crotty
And ‘remains committed to making those responsible for historic mismanagement accountable’.
48

Sygnia, Wierzycka and several ‘small related party transactions’

30 Jul 2021 /  Ann Crotty
Advisory fees of R25m a year for investment firm co-owned by former CEO.
21

Steinhoff: Deloitte now in the crosshairs

26 Jul 2021 /  Ann Crotty
Implementation of settlement agreement ‘would prejudice efforts to pursue claims against Deloitte’ – court papers.
7

Executive pay and undeserved wealth

26 Jul 2021 /  Ann Crotty
The current process for dealing with remuneration-related shareholder dissension is ineffective. Also, thoughts on China’s battle of attrition, and Telkom's departing CEO's legacy.
2

At Liberty … and taking liberties

19 Jul 2021 /  Ann Crotty
Standard Bank’s PR machine is going to be kept busy spinning the merits of bancassurance, while Huge Group gets a rap on the knuckles, and Naspers – well, more executive remuneration ‘good news for some’ there.
7

Steinhoff increases its settlement offer

19 Jul 2021 /  Ann Crotty
From ‘less than nothing to a bit more than nothing’, as one shareholder puts it.
5

PwC dishes up some transparency about its diversification plans

15 Jul 2021 /  Ann Crotty
But isn't so forthcoming about its own operations.
1

Corporates obsessed with control …

12 Jul 2021 /  Ann Crotty
How will things play out for Prosus, Naspers, Tencent, Zeder and PSG? Plus a word or two on Steinhoff’s ‘guarantee’ and the EOH situation.
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Damning Bozalek ruling could upset the whole twisted applecart for Steinhoff

9 Jul 2021 /  Ann Crotty
Failure to pay close to R150bn plus interest to bondholders – or reach a roll-over agreement with them – will trigger liquidation. The payment is due in December.
8

Steinhoff’s R15bn settlement deal in jeopardy

5 Jul 2021 /  Ann Crotty
Following Friday's high court ruling that a key aspect of the plan is legally void.
6

Are shareholders finally becoming more picky about pay?

5 Jul 2021 /  Ann Crotty
A look at PnP, AECI, TFG, Sasol, Remgro, Distell, RCL Foods, ‘independence’ and audit firms.
3

Taking stock

28 Jun 2021 /  Ann Crotty
A look at Steinhoff’s interims, Tongaat’s debt, Massmart’s kindly parent, Shoprite director’s share pledge outcome, and the non-exec turned consultant at Tiger Brands.
3

Share price surge for Steinhoff’s Pepco

25 Jun 2021 /  Ann Crotty
Results confirm its status as one of the biggest profit contributors to the retail group.
8

Another bizarre episode plays out in Sekunjalo-land

21 Jun 2021 /  Ann Crotty
While Zondo going cap in hand to the high court for more funding allows us to consider the matter of executive remuneration from yet another angle.
4

Complexity and incomprehensibility

14 Jun 2021 /  Ann Crotty
The type of activity that gives capitalism a bad name – a look at Naspers, Prosus, Sanlam and Steinhoff.

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