#JSESheInvests investment conference prepares women to start their investment journey with Exchange Traded Funds as the first step

The sure way to prepare for a future of unknowns and uncertainties, is to manage your finances in such a way that you have the financial flexibility to react and adapt to changing conditions. This was the view of several speakers at the #JSESheInvests virtual conference organised by the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) that provided almost 500 participants with empowering information on how to build financial resilience through investing.
Read more
Standard bank

Standard Bank lists two social bonds on the JSE to boost affordable home ownership

Standard Bank, Africa’s largest bank by assets, today listed two social bonds on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) that will finance borrowers looking to buy affordable housing, with a focus on female borrowers. This will target households with a gross maximum monthly income of R26 100. The issuance has raised a total of R2 billion for mortgage lending.
Read more

JSE delivers business resilience and flexibility in a uniquely challenging year

JSE Limited (JSE) today announced its results for the full year ended 31 December 2020. Earnings before interest and tax, depreciation and amortisation (EBITDA) increased by 19% whilst net profit after tax (NPAT) grew by 12% to R778 million (2019: R695 million). The JSE’s strong balance sheet and sustained quality of earnings and cash generation underpinned its financial resilience during the pandemic.
Read more
Company Overview

JSE views ETFs as a haven for institutional investors

Johannesburg, 09 July 2020: Professional and institutional investors wishing to gain exposure to different sectors, asset classes such as equities, commodities or government bonds are encouraged to use Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) via Africa’s largest stock exchange, the JSE.
Read more
Sustainable Development Goals

JSE Announces New Sustainability Segment

Johannesburg, 24 June 2020 – The Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) is proud to announce that the Green Bond Segment is being expanded to a fully-fledged Sustainability Segment and that, with effect from 23 July 2020, interested issuers can list social and sustainability bonds along with green bonds.
Read more