2018 Financial Mail Top Analyst Awards: Ranking the Analysts

Excellence in the financial industry was celebrated at the prestigious event, the Financial Mail Top Analyst Awards, on the 29th of May 2018. The Avior Team was present to congratulate one another. Peers ranked against included the likes of UBS, Deutsche, JP Morgan and RMB Morgan Stanley. Winning analysts included Warwick Bam who won the [...]

2018-06-01T13:59:24+00:00 May 30th, 2018|Awards, FM rankings|

Comment by Atiyyah Vawda on Mr Price Groups’ results

Read Atiyyah Vawda, retail analyst at Avior Capital Markets' comments on the recent results released by Mr Price Group here. Mr Price released their set of results this week — reporting the group's first earnings decrease in 16 years. For the year ended April 1, diluted headline earnings per share fell 10.4% from the [...]

2018-10-11T10:42:47+00:00 June 4th, 2017|Retail|

Refocused Sirius winning over local investors

GERMANY-focused business park owner Sirius Real Estate is winning over South African institutions after taking up a secondary listing on the JSE at the end of last year.   Over the past five years, under a turnaround management team, it has gone from owning large office buildings to a portfolio of properties suitable for [...]

2018-05-27T17:08:21+00:00 October 2nd, 2015|Listed Property|

Stock Lending desk launch

Avior Capital Markets (Pty) Ltd is excited to announce the launch of their Stock Lending desk.   We will enable clients to cover any short position they may want to enter into at competitive rates.   In addition to covering the shorts we will provide you with market flow information you may find useful. This [...]

2018-05-27T17:08:22+00:00 September 14th, 2015|General|

SA might ride misery wave until better days in 2020s

IT ISN’T rigor mortis but something that comes close to it — a persistence of major themes despite many cross-currents and volatility, especially in global equity markets, creating the impression of interrupted trends, fresh directions and new developments.   This persistence of major themes can be observed globally as well as locally. In many cases [...]

2015-09-07T06:00:39+00:00 September 7th, 2015|Economics|

Real estate sector ripe for specialized funds

While many international Real estate investment trusts (REITs) are weighted in favour of a specific sector, this trend has emerged in South Africa's property industry.   South Africa tends to have more generalist property REITs that invest in a mix of segments such as commercial industrial, hotel, office and retail. But one of the trends [...]

2018-05-27T17:08:23+00:00 July 7th, 2015|Listed Property, Naeem Tilly|

FM Rankings 2015

The Financial Mail' annual Top Analyst Awards took place at the Inanda Club in Sandton yesterday. Celebrating outstanding excellence in the financial industry, Avior Capital Markets again showed a stellar performance. Avior as a company was rated 6th overall for Research Firms in South Africa (4th on an un-weighted basis). Peers ranked against included the [...]

2018-05-27T17:08:23+00:00 May 29th, 2015|General|