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Discovery Ltd (DSYJ.J)

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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Discovery HY Normalised HEPS 366.6 Cents
Thursday, 21 Feb 2019 

Feb 21 (Reuters) - Discovery Ltd ::UNAUDITED INTERIM RESULTS AND CASH DIVIDEND DECLARATION FOR THE SIX MONTHS ENDED 31 DECEMBER 2018.HY GROSS INFLOWS UNDER MANAGEMENT UP 11 PCT TO R67 541 MILLION.DISCOVERY LTD HY CORE NEW BUSINESS API UP 16 PCT TO R9 049 MILLION.HY NORMALISED HEPS DECREASED BY 16 PCT TO 366.6 CENTS AND HEPS DECREASED BY 18 PCT TO 347.4 CENTS.PROFIT GROWTH IS EXPECTED TO RETURN TO ITS STATED GOAL OF CPI PLUS 10 PCT.  Full Article

Discovery Names Mark Tucker As Independent Non-Executive Chairperson
Thursday, 6 Dec 2018 

Dec 6 (Reuters) - Discovery Ltd ::RETIREMENT OF CHAIRPERSON OF BOARD MONTY HILKOWITZ.APPOINTMENT TO BOARD OF MARK TUCKER AS INDEPENDENT NON-EXECUTIVE CHAIRPERSON AND DIRECTOR.  Full Article

Bookrunner Says Offers Below 162 Per Share Risk Missing For Discovery Ltd Offering
Thursday, 8 Nov 2018 

Nov 8 (Reuters) - Discovery Ltd ::BLOCK TRADE-DISCOVERY LTD : BOOKRUNNER SAYS ORDERS BELOW ZAR 162 PER SHARE RISK MISSING. BOOKS CLOSE IN 10 MINS (17:30UK / 19.30 SAST).  Full Article

Bookrunner says Price Guidance Zar 160 - 162 Per Share For Discovery Limited Offering
Thursday, 8 Nov 2018 

Nov 8 (Reuters) - Bookrunner::BLOCK TRADE - DISCOVERY LIMITED ABB: BOOKRUNNER SAYS PRICE GUIDANCE ZAR 160 - 162 PER SHARE, BOOKS COVERED THROUGHOUT THAT RANGE.BLOCK TRADE - DISCOVERY LIMITED ABB: BOOKRUNNER SAYS BOOKS CLOSE AT 17:30UK / 19.30 SAST.  Full Article

Bookrunner Says Books Are Covered, Price Guidance To Follow For Discovery Limited Offering
Thursday, 8 Nov 2018 

Nov 8 (Reuters) - Bookrunner::BLOCK TRADE - DISCOVERY LIMITED: BOOKRUNNER SAYS BOOKS ARE COVERED, PRICE GUIDANCE TO FOLLOW.  Full Article

Bookrunner Says Offer Size Of Approx. 10.9 Million Discovery Limited ABB Shares
Thursday, 8 Nov 2018 

Nov 8 (Reuters) - Bookrunner::BLOCK TRADE - DISCOVERY LIMITED ABB: BOOKRUNNER SAYS OFFER SIZE OF APPROX. 10.9 MILLION SHARES.  Full Article

Firstrand Reports FY HEPS Of 472.7 Cents
Thursday, 6 Sep 2018 

Sept 6 (Reuters) - FirstRand Ltd ::FY HEADLINE EARNINGS PER SHARE 472.7 CENTS.OUTLOOK FOR SOUTH AFRICA REMAINS MORE POSITIVE THAN IT HAS BEEN FOR SOME TIME.FY IFRS EARNINGS PER SHARE 473.3 CENTS.FY NORMALISED EARNINGS PER SHARE 470.8 CENTS.IN UK, UNCERTAINTY OVER OUTCOME OF BREXIT CONTINUES TO DOMINATE MACROECONOMIC OUTLOOK AND WEIGH ON BUSINESS AND CONSUMER CONFIDENCE.EXPECTS TO CONTINUE TO DELIVER REAL GROWTH IN EARNINGS AND SUPERIOR RETURNS TO SHAREHOLDERS.IN MEDIUM TO LONGER TERM, CO CONSIDERS ITSELF STRATEGICALLY WELL POSITIONED TO BENEFIT FROM RENEWED SYSTEM GROWTH.SUBSEQUENT TO YEAR END, GROUP CONCLUDED A TRANSACTION WITH DISCOVERY.CONSIDERATION OF DISCOVERY TRANSACTION IS R1.8 BILLION.DEAL WITH DISCOVERY FOR ULTIMATE TRANSFER, DISPOSAL OF ITS REMAINING EFFECTIVE 25.01 PCT INTEREST IN DISCOVERY CARD, DISCOVERY BANK.  Full Article

Discovery ‍Says HY Normalised Profit From Operations Up 19%
Tuesday, 20 Feb 2018 

Feb 20 (Reuters) - Discovery Ltd ::‍HY NORMALISED PROFIT FROM OPERATIONS UP 19% TO R4 059 MILLION​.HY NORMALISED HEADLINE EARNINGS INCREASED BY 30% TO R2 829 MILLION​.‍HY DILUTED HEPS 425.8 CENTS PER SHARE​.‍DECLARED INTERIM GROSS CASH DIVIDEND OF 518.15068 CENTS PER B PREFERENCE SHARE FOR PERIOD 1 JULY 2017 TO 31 DECEMBER 2017​.  Full Article

Discovery Ltd Declares Interim Preference Share Dividend
Thursday, 15 Feb 2018 

Feb 15 (Reuters) - Discovery Ltd ::DECLARED INTERIM GROSS CASH DIVIDEND OF 518.15068 CENTS PER B PREFERENCE SHARE FOR PERIOD 1 JULY 2017 TO 31 DECEMBER 2017​.  Full Article

Discovery Ltd Sees HY HEPS Up Between 33-38 Pct
Thursday, 15 Feb 2018 

Feb 15 (Reuters) - Discovery Ltd ::‍HEADLINE EARNINGS PER SHARE FOR HALF YEAR ENDED 31 DECEMBER 2017 IS EXPECTED TO INCREASE IN RANGE OF 33 PCT TO 38 PCT.  Full Article

S.Africa's Sasfin, Hello Paisa launch bank for thousands without accounts

JOHANNESBURG, March 6 Banking group Sasfin and money transfer service Hello Paisa will launch a bank in South Africa this year, hoping to bring thousands of people into the financial system for the first time, the firms said on Wednesday.