Sandown Capital Limited lists on the JSE

Stephen van Coller

Sandown Capital Limited has listed in the Equity Investment Instruments sector on the main board of the JSE. Sandown Capital is the 18thcompany to list on the JSE this year.

Sandown Capital is an investment holding company that aims to create long-term value for shareholders through targeting selected investment opportunities. It was a wholly owned subsidiary of Peregrine Holdings (JSE:PGR) prior to the unbundling to be listed separately. Sandown Capital’s current investment portfolio includes hedge funds, direct property and listed property units, as well as a funding stake in a South African corporate through a black economic empowerment vehicle.

Sandown Capital Limited brings the total number of companies in the Equity Investment Instruments sector to 10. The sector has a total market capitalisation of nearly R67 billion and it contributes 0.4% to the JSE’s overall market capitalisation of ZAR16.25 trillion.

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