Remgro Limited (Remgro or the Company) is an investment holding company and our interests consist mainly of investments in the following industries:
- Banking and financial services;
- Medical services;
- Food, wine and spirits;
- Petroleum products;
- Glass products;
- Shipping, freight and logistics;
- Media; and
Originally established in the 1940s by the late Dr Anton Rupert as a tobacco manufacturer, Remgro’s investment portfolio currently includes more than 30 investee companies.
The Company is listed on the Johannesburg Securities Exchange (JSE) operated by the JSE Limited in South Africa under the "Industrials Diversified Industrials" sector, with the share code "REM".
Remgro is an investment holding company and accordingly all references to "the Group” in this context denote the Company and its subsidiaries.
Currently Remgro has three operating subsidiaries, i.e. Rainbow Chicken Limited (Rainbow Chicken), Tsb Sugar Holdings (Pty) Limited (Tsb Sugar) and Wispeco Holdings Limited (Wispeco).
Remgro manages all investee companies on the same decentralised basis, irrespective whether they are subsidiaries, associates or joint ventures.
Remgro’s issued share capital consists of two classes of shares, as follows:
- Ordinary shares of 1 cent each that are listed on the JSE; and
- Unlisted B ordinary shares of 10 cents each.