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The Baltic Dry Index (BDI) is a composite index calculated by the Baltic exchange in London and made up of the Capesize, Panamax and Supramax averages. This is a measure of ship sizes. Capesize... read more
The Comex, which was previously the commodities exchange, is a division of the New York Mercantile Exchange (NYMEX). It trades futures and options in a variety of precious and base metals. This... read more
Imbalie (ILE) is a beauty franchisor which operates through 150 salons and retailers. It sells its own health and beauty brands. It has 3 types of franchises - Placecol, Dream Nails and Perfect... read more
Imperial (IPL) was a massive logistics and motor business. It operated in 32 European and African countries and employed 27 000 people. The company split off and separately listed Motus on 22nd... read more
Impala Platinum Holdings (IMP), or Implats, is the world's third largest platinum group metals (PGM) producer. It has been suffering over the past 7 years from aggressive union action and legislative... read more
Indequity (IDQ) is a short-term insurance company which writes personal line business insurance on behalf of larger insurance companies. The company targets the professional and high net worth... read more
Indluplace (ILU) is a real estate investment trust (REIT) which specialises in residential property and which is 66,24% owned by Arrowhead Properties. It owns residential properties in South... read more
Ingenuity (ING) is a property development company which focuses on properties in the Western Cape. The company was listed on the JSE in 2007 with the objective of developing properties in the... read more

Insimbi (ISB) is a group which manufactures and supplies specialist products to the industrial sector. They source, buy, package and process ferrous and non-ferrous... read more

Invicta (IVT) has two divisions - Engineering Solutions Group (ESG), which is a supplier of engineering consumables, components and spare parts, and Capital Equipment Group (CEG), which supplies... read more
Investec (INL) does specialist banking and asset management in South Africa, Australia, Europe, the UK and a few other countries. Brexit in the UK has put pressure on Investec shares over the... read more
Investec Plc (INP) is the holding company for most of Investec's non-Southern African operations. It is controlled by the same group of shareholders that own and control Investec Limited but... read more
Investec Property Fund (IPF) is a diversified South African real estate investment trust (REIT) with a R27,2bn portfolio (92 properties in SA) of which R15,7bn is in South Africa. Like most REIT's,... read more
Irongate, (IAP), previously Investec Australia Property Fund, is a real estate investment trust (REIT) which concentrates on property investments in Australia and New Zealand. It is owned 23%... read more
ISA Holdings (ISA) is a small Alt-X listed IT company offering network, internet and information security in sub-Saharan Africa. The company claims to employ some of the leading IT security specialists... read more
Italtile (ITE) is a franchisor of tiles, sanitary ware, flooring and home finishing products - which it manufactures and wholesales itself. The company is controlled by the Ravazotti family.... read more
Intu (ITU) is a UK-based real estate investment trust (REIT) which is part of the FTSE 100 index. It was founded by the late Donald Gordon in 2010. It specialises in retail shopping centres located... read more