19 December 2016 Tradehold shopping centre in UK wins major award
Tradehold’s Market Place Shopping Centre in Bolton near Manchester has won the Gold Award of the British Council of Shopping Centres for refurbishment and extensions in the category of £5m and over. This exceptional achievement was announced at the council’s annual gala dinner in London attended by over 1 400 key representatives of the UK’s retail and property sectors.
24 November 2016 Tradehold weathers Brexit fall-out
Tradehold’s Moorgarth Property Group in the UK has weathered the Brexit fall-out extremely well in the six months to end August 2016, according to Tradehold chairman Christo Wiese. Focused primarily on commercial and retail property, Moorgarth has increased revenue by 104.5% to £13.9m and its contribution to Tradehold’s net profit by 220% to £6.4m.
3 June 2016 Tradehold to acquire SA property portfolio valued at R6.2bn
Tradehold is to acquire, subject to certain conditions precedent, the South African property portfolio, as well as the property development and management business of the Collins group of Kwa-Zulu-Natal for a net equity value of £82.4m (R1.8bn).
24 May 2016 Tradehold grows strongly in all areas of its business
In the year to February 2015, Tradehold has significantly expanded its property holdings in the UK while establishing a foothold in selected African property markets beyond South Africa. At the same time it has grown its financial services division in both the UK and South Africa.
22 February 2016 Tradehold's Mettle Solar aquires 50% stake in SPS
Mettle Solar, part of retailer Christo Wiese’s Tradehold property group, has acquired a 50% stake in Sustainable Power Solutions (SPS), a leading engineering and construction firm that specialises in the design, installation and operation of solar photovoltaic (PV) roof- and ground-mounted systems. The price paid was not disclosed.