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16 Nov 17

Subsidiaries boost Peregrine

Financial services group Peregrine reported a 6% rise in its first-half headline earnings to R272m on Thursday, boosted by its underlying businesses. l. Annuity earnings grew 20% to R163m in the six months to end-September, accounting for 79% of the aggregate earnings of the operating entities.

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31 Oct 17

The 8 Largest Asset Managers in South Africa vs the World

A new report published by risk management, insurance brokerage and advisory company, Willis Towers Watson, reveals the top 500 asset managers globally, including eight South African companies.

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26 Oct 17

Pref Shares are Back, baby!

It's an asset class that's often ignored. But with property stocks under pressure, preference shares are back in vogue. It's no secret that listed property has comfortably outperformed general equities, cash, and bonds over the past 10 years, delivering an impressive average 14% year total return.

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20 Oct 17

16th Annual Spire Awards Winners

The Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) announced the winners of the 16th annual Spire Awards, recognising excellence in South Africa’s fixed income, currency and commodity derivatives markets. Peregrine Securities was among the winners, taking home the award for Best Agency Broker – Listed FX Derivative.

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15 Jun 17

Peregrine Set to Unbundle Balance Sheet Investments

At the announcement of its annual results to the end of March on Wednesday, financial services group Peregrine Holdings revealed that it plans to transfer all of its ‘surplus balance sheet investments’ into a separate listed entity. Subject to regulatory approval, the group hopes to finalise this by the end of the year.

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