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Discovery Ltd (DSYJ.J)

DSYJ.J on Johannesburg Stock Exchange

16,441.21ZAc
16 Aug 2018
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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Discovery says NewDisc Limited granted banking licence in S.Africa
Monday, 16 Oct 2017 

Oct 16 (Reuters) - Discovery Ltd ::DISCOVERY LTD - ‍NEWDISC LIMITED (TO BE RENAMED DISCOVERY BANK LIMITED " BANK") GRANTED BANKING LICENCE IN REPUBLIC OF SOUTH AFRICA.DISCOVERY LTD - ‍DISCOVERY AWAITS COMPETITION COMMISSION'S FINAL RESPONSE​.  Full Article

Discovery gets authorisation for banking presence in South Africa
Tuesday, 25 Oct 2016 

Discovery :Received authorisation from Registrar of Banks to establish banking presence in South Africa subject to certain conditions.  Full Article

Discovery FY normalised profit from ops 6.41 bln rand up 11 pct
Tuesday, 6 Sep 2016 

Discovery Ltd : Fy normalised profit from operations r6.41 billion up 11% . Fy gross inflows under management r104 billion up 17% . Fy normalised headline earnings were r4.3 billion, +7%; and normalised headline earnings per share grew 1% . Sees strong performance from existing businesses going forward; spend on new initiatives to reduce over time, absent of intent to enter banking . Fy normalised diluted heps 671.1 cents versus 663.0 cents year ago . Fy diluted heps 566.7 cents versus 870.2 cents year ago .Final gross cash dividend of 90 cents (76.5 cents net of dividend withholding tax) per ordinary share.  Full Article

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