One year on, Prosus fails to solve Naspers share quandary

13 September 2020 - 00:05 By HILARY JOFFE

It's a year since the complex deals in which Naspers hived off its international internet assets came to fruition with the listing of Prosus in Amsterdam, but the problem the listing was designed to solve is worse than ever.

And with the group getting flak in the media, locally and abroad, Prosus and Naspers CEO Bob van Dijk has sprung to the defence of the strategy. But he has promised to do more to tackle the deep discount at which the market values the group's shares - which is wider now than before the group announced the deal...

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