New era brings growth

When it comes to predicting the future, science-fiction writers seem to have a particular knack for visualising the possibilities. For example, Mark Twain essentially envisioned what would become the Internet as far back as 1898. He wrote about something he called a telectroscope – essentially a dial-up connection – which allowed people to connect to a worldwide network via…

Bemeester krisis soos Rockefeller

Suksesvolle ondernemings sal in die tye van verandering net kan oorleef en groei as lewensvatbare geleenthede geïdentifiseer, benut en met deursettingsvermoë aangepak word. Dit verg entrepreneurs wat die internasionale en plaaslike omgewing se risiko’s kan ontleed en idees en visualisering in suksesvolle produkte en dienste kan omskep.   Wat gebeur tans is die markte? Daar…

Fokus op hernieubare energie

Finansiering van die grootste (22MW) sonenergie-aanleg in Zimbabwe wat deur die inwoners besit word   Twee derdes van die inwoners van Afrika, oftewel 620 miljoen mense, het steeds nie toegang tot bekostigbare, betroubare, volhoubare en moderne elektrisiteit nie. Dit is een van die belangrikste ontwikkelingsdoelwitte van die Verenigde Nasies, maar danksy dekades se verwaarlosing en…

Nuwe era bring groei

Skrywers van wetenskapfiksie het die vermoë om soms baie duidelik oor die toekoms te visualiseer. Mark Twain het byvoorbeeld reeds die internet in 1898 voorspel. Hy het geskryf oor ‘n sogenaamde telektroskoop – eintlik ‘n soort oproepverbindingstelsel – wat mense toelaat om by ‘n wêreldwye netwerk via hul telefone in te skakel en inligting van…

Newsflash 01.11.2018 – Transactions Update

At the end of June, the Group announced a series of transactions, which will see it expand its African investment portfolio, with a particular focus on renewable energy and financial services that promote financial inclusion.Following the decision to implement these in stages, some of the transactions’ terms were renegotiated to ensure that Ecsponent maximises the benefit from each…

Ecsponent Newsflash

At the end of June, the Group announced a series of transactions, which will see it expand its African investment portfolio, with a particular focus on renewable energy and financial services that promote financial inclusion. In a SENS announcement issued yesterday afternoon, we advised our shareholders of the Board’s decision to implement these transactions in stages, to ensure that Ecsponent…

Newsflash 27.09.2018

At the end of June, the Group announced a series of transactions, which will see it expand its African investment portfolio, with a particular focus on renewable energy and financial services that promote financial inclusion. In a SENS announcement issued yesterday afternoon, we advised our shareholders of the Board’s decision to implement these transactions in…

Ecsponent maintains growth momentum; increases total assets by 84% to R2.2 billion

15-month results build on the last seven years’ exponential growth Revenue from continuing operations up 45.1% from R321.8 million to R466.9 million Operating profit from continuing operations up 89% from R218.2 million to R412.4 million HEPS increased more than 100% to 6.991 cents per share Further scalability and de-risking through new transactions worth an aggregate…