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  1st October 2021 - Financial Mail - Transaction Capital is one of my favourite companies on the JSE  (161.5k)
  22nd July 2021 - IOL News - Taxi operators get jab at special Covid-19 vaccination centre in Midrand 
  12th July 2021 - Ince Connect - The market loves Transaction Capital 
  9th July 2021 - Business Day - Transaction Capital raises R1.17bn in oversubscribed bookbuild 
  9th July 2021 - BizNews - Transaction Capital raises equity to finance WeBuyCars acquisition 
  7th July 2021 - Proparco - SA TAXI, a key player in transport in South Africa 
  7th July 2021 - FinExtra - Standard Bank collaborates with Transaction Capital to drive smarter payments 
  30th June 2021 - IOL News - JSE approves Taxi Holdings’ social bonds valued at R900m 
  28th June 2021 - CFO South Africa - Transaction Capital’s Sean Doherty sees good value in creating transparency and trust 
  17th June 2021 - WeBuyCars launches online car auction portal 
  11th June 2021 - Automotive Business Review - WeBuyCars says online car auctions are growing in popularity 
  3rd June 2021 - Financial Mail - Zero to R3.7bn in 20 years: the WeBuyCars story 
  27th May 2021 - Business Day - Transaction Capital set to acquire controlling stake in WeBuyCars 
  27th May 2021 - Business Tech - Transaction Capital increases stake in WeBuyCars to 74.9% 
  20th May 2021 - Financial Mail - Transaction Capital is back on the growth road 
  20th May 2021 - Business Day - There are opportunities to bank taxi operators 
  20th May 2021 - Financial Mail - Transaction Capital: the best financial firm in SA? 
  16th May 2021 - Sunday Times Live - Set of results that bode well for SA's consumer health 
  12th May 2021 - Business Day TV - How Transaction Capital plans to up its stake in WeBuyCars 
  12th May 2021 - CNB Africa - Transaction Capital delivers solid first-half earnings, seeks to take control of WeBuyCars 
  12th May 2021 - MoneyWeb - Transaction Capital sees 56% growth in earnings, looks to up stake in WeBuyCars 
  12th May 2021 - Classic FM - Transaction Capital Results 
  12th May 2021 - 702 The Money Show - All three divisions are near or have returned to pre-pandemic growth rates 
  12th May 2021 - Tech Central - Transaction Capital in talks to take control of WeBuyCars 
  12th May 2021 - Fin24 - WeBuyCars may get new owner 
  12th May 2021 - Business Insider - Commuters are relying even more on taxis – as government pushes mass transit options 
  12th May 2021 - Business Tech - A third of South Africa’s middle-class set to be wiped out: lender 
  12th May 2021 - Business Day - Transaction Capital eyes majority stake and global expansion for WeBuyCars 
  12th May 2021 - Business Day - Transaction Capital resumes dividend as earnings recover from Covid-19 
  12th May 2021 - IT WEB - Transactional Capital begins WeBuyCars takeover discussions 
  12th May 2021 - Business Tech - Here’s how much it costs to own and run a taxi in South Africa 
  6th April 2021 - IOL NEWS - WeBuyCar: How buying and selling cars in SA has transformed over the past decade 
  22nd March 2021 - News24 - WeBuyCars: Automotive giant wants to take showroom online with stake in GetWorth 
  7th March 2021 - Business Day - Transaction Capital on track to resume growth and dividends 
  19th February 2021 - Engineering News - WeBuyCars kicked off the new year with record trading numbers, with January sales up 10% on the same period last year 
  20th January 2021 - IOL News - Taxi financier Transaction Capital eyes post pandemic organic growth. 
  14th January 2021 - Business Day TV - Wayne McCurrie from FNB Wealth & Investments chose Transaction Capital as his stock pick of the day. 
In The Media
  16th December 2020 - BizNews - RBH to invest R500m in Transaction Capital, acquire further 12.4 million shares 
  11th December 2020 - Anchor Investment Team - Transaction Capital selected as Anchor’s SA stock picks for 2021 
  25th November 2020 - Moneyweb - Transaction Capital’s results a sobering window into SA’s economic plight 
  25th November 2020 - Business Live - Royal Bafokeng eyes R500m stake in taxi financier Transaction Capital 
  24th November 2020 - Tech Financials - SA Taxi Teases the Idea of Creating a Minibus Taxi Bank 
  24th November 2020 - Power987 Power Business - Transaction Capital delivers robust performance in COVID-19 environment 
  24th November 2020 - SABC - Transaction Capital provided over R400m in payment relief to taxi clients 
  24th November 2020 - Business Day - Transaction Capital expects to resume stellar earnings growth 
  29th October 2020 - Business Live - Transaction Capital: High-quality growth stock, but not cheap 
  16th October 2020 - Financial Mail - WeBuyCars: From disappointment to opportunity 
  9th September 2020 - Transaction Capital takes 49.9% slice in WeBuyCars for R1.8 billion 
  9th September 2020 - Transaction Capital to buy stake in former Naspers target WeBuyCars 
  23rd July 2020 - New data from Transaction Capital shows that the ability for consumers in South Africa to repay their debt has deteriorated 
  23rd July 2020 - Bruce Whitfield interviews David Hurwitz (Transaction Capital), who says the proposal to ban blacklisting is a bad idea 
  14th May 2020 - Business Report - Transaction Capital bucks trend with strong growth 
  13th May 2020 - Business Day - Investors unfazed as Transaction Capital hangs on to interim dividend 
  13th May 2020 - SABC News - Transaction Capital positive about recovery from COVID-19 
  13th May 2020 - Fin24 - Lockdown | Taxi industry will likely be one of few beneficiaries 
  13th May 2020 - Tech Financials - COVID-19 Proves Minibus Taxi Industry is Indispensable 
  23rd April 2020 - Business Report - SA Taxi signs lucrative R1.9 billion loan deal with AfDB to boost transport sector 
  15th April 2020 - Business Day - Transaction Capital execs cut their own pay for Covid-19 relief 
  9th April 2020 - Bizcommunity - SA Taxi steps in to support taxi industry 
  26th March 2020 - Fin24 - Debt relief lifeline for taxi operators hit by lockdown 
  28th February 2020 - Business Day - Trade of the Month: Transaction Capital  (678k)
  17th February 2020 - Finweek - One of SA's leading financiers of the taxi industry has seen a strong uptrend in recent years  (648.1k)
In The Media
  12th December 2019 - Financial Mail - Transaction Capital a rare phenomenon on the JSE 
  5th December 2019 - Finacial Mail - Transaction Capital ticking over in bad times too 
  28th November 2019 - Moneyweb - Transcap’s bet on taxis and debt collection pays off 
  27th November 2019 - Business Day - Transaction Capital shows the right business can thrive in any economy 
  27th November 2019 - Business Report - Transaction Capital's SA Taxi employs telematics to drive commuter safety 
  26th November 2019 - SABC News - Transaction Capital | Headline earnings up 18% to R803 million 
  26th November 2019 - Business Day - Transaction Capital raises dividend by double digits 
  26th November 2019 - Business Day - Taxi financier gets a pickup from sector’s resilience 
  26th November 2019 - Business Day TV - Transaction Capital cashes in on SA's taxi industry 
  26th November 2019 - 702 The Money Show - Transaction Capital's SA Taxi and TCRS continue to be resilient and delivered good returns in poor economic conditions. 
  26th November 2019 - Classic Business - Transaction Capital annual results 
  26th November 2019 - CNBC Africa Power Lunch - Taxi industry lifts Transaction Capital’s FY earnings 
  10th November 2019 - Sunday Times - Transaction Capital placed second in the Sunday Times Top 100 Companies in 2019  (286.4k)
  28th August 2019 - How Transaction Capital hit the jackpot with minibus taxis 
  16th May 2019 - Business Report - Transaction Capital reports 17% increase in headline earnings  (384.4k)
  15th May 2019 - Business Day - Transaction Capital’s minibus taxi business boosts interim profits 
  15th May 2019 - Business Day - Taxi business to boost Transaction Capital 
  15th May 2019 - Business Insider SA - A South African debt collector is coining it in Australia – where household debt has reached 199% of income 
  15th May 2019 - Moneyweb - Transaction Capital enjoys boost in earnings thanks to minibus taxi industry 
  15th May 2019 - Moneyweb - Five things making headlines in South Africa today (Transaction Capital's HY19 results) 
  15th May 2019 - Classic Business - Transaction Capital interim results 
  15th May 2019 - CNBC Africa Power Lunch - Impressive H1 earnings for Transaction Capital 
  13th May 2019 - 702 The Money Show - Transaction Capital delivers robust performance in turbulent environment 
  28th March 2019 - Business Day TV - Stock Watch Picks (Transaction Capital - Wayne McCurrie's stock pick) 
  23rd January 2019 - Companies to Inspire Magazine - Taxi's dominate public transport in South Africa and SA Taxi is well positioned in the market  (151.1k)
In The Media
  21st November 2018 - Business Report - SANTACO acquires R1.7bn stake in SA Taxi 
  21st November 2018 - SAFM - Understanding a landmark deal between SA Taxi and the South African National Taxi Council 
  20th November 2018 - CNBC Africa - Transaction Capital’s 2018 year-end results 
  20th November 2018 - Business Day - Transaction Capital growth hits double digits thanks to commuters 
  20th November 2018 - SAFM Market Update with Moneyweb - Transaction Capital reports headline earnings up 18% 
  20th November 2018 - Power Business - Transaction Capital's FY18 Results 
  20th November 2018 - Classic Business - Transaction Capital's FY18 Results 
  20th November 2018 - Business Day TV - Transaction Capital FY earnings boosted by by R1.7bn deal 
  20th November 2018 - Bloomberg - SA Taxi to Grow Services to S. Africa's Top Transport Sector 
  5th November 2018 - 702’s The Money Show - Stock Pick Monday (Transactional Capital - Petri Redelinghuys' top stock pick) 
  19th July 2018 - CNBC Africa - Transaction Capital’s credit outlook for SA consumers 
  18th July 2018 - Bizcommunity - SA Taxi Launches Auto Parts Division 
  2nd July 2018 - The Citizen - Taxi industry gets R20m boost (SA Taxi's donation to taxi industry) 
  28th May 2018 - Business Report - Transaction Capital is in good shape on all fronts  (249.2k)
  17th May 2018 - Business Report - Transaction Capital shows benefits from rate cut  (344.7k)
  17th May 2018 - Business Day - Transaction Capital on growth track 
  16th May 2018 - Business Day - Transaction Capital increases interim dividend by 40% 
  16th May 2018 - Moneyweb SAFM - Transaction Capital interim dividend increased by 40% 
  16th May 2018 - CNBC Africa - Transaction Capital’s CEO David Hurwitz on maintaining strong growth 
  16th May 2018 - Classic Business - Michael Avery & David Hurwitz 
  16th May 2018 - Reuters - Transaction Capital Posts HY Core Headline Earnings Per Share Of 50.8 Cents 
  16th May 2018 - Moneyweb - Five things making headlines in South Africa today (Transaction Capital results) 
  16th May 2018 - Transaction Capital - Fine Music Radio 
  28th March 2018 - CNBC Africa - Is there relief in sight for SA's indebted consumers 
In The Media
  22nd November 2017 - Moneyweb - Transaction Capital defies challenging environment 
  22nd November 2017 - Business Report - Interest on taxi loans slashed to 26.5% for the future 
  22nd November 2017 - Business Day - SA Taxi beats big four banks on loans 
  22nd November 2017 - SAFM - Transaction Capital: Fantastic results despite difficult trading environment 
  21st November 2017 - Reuters - Transaction Capital FY core HEPS of 96.4 cents up 20% 
  21st November 2017 - Business Day - Taxi operators making more money, despite inflation 
  21st November 2017 - CNBC Africa - Just how high are taxi drivers’ interest rates? 
  21st November 2017 - Transaction Capital - Moneyweb @ Midday 
  21st November 2017 - Transaction Capital - Fine Music Radio 
  21st November 2017 - Transaction Capital - Classic Business 
  13th November 2017 - Sunday Times newspaper published its list of the Top 100 Companies in South Africa - Transaction Capital at 19th 
  31st October 2017 - Moneyweb - SA Taxi article and interview 
  28th August 2017 - Kaya FM - David Hurwitz' interview on the "Consumer Credit Rehabilitation Index" launch 
  20th August 2017 - Business Report - Index shows worsening plight of the over-indebted 
  17th August 2017 - Moneyweb - Consumer credit rehabilitation prospects deteriorate 
  17th August 2017 - Moneyweb - Market update interview 
  16th August 2017 - CNBC Africa - Transaction Capital CCR Index Interview 
  8th June 2017 - Financial Mail - SA Taxi drives Transaction Capital 
  25th May 2017 - Business Report - Transaction Capital’s strategy pays off 
  25th May 2017 - Moneyweb - Transaction Capital enters book buying spree 
  25th May 2017 - Fine Business Radio - Lindsay Williams (23:16) 
  25th May 2017 - SAFM - Transaction Capital does well, even in tough times 
  25th May 2017 - Business Day TV 2017 Interim results interview with David Hurwitz  (61.1m)
  24th May 2017 - Reuters - Transaction Capital HY core HEPS up 17 pct 
  24th May 2017 - Business Day - Transaction Capital’s first-half profit rises 
  24th May 2017 - CNBC Africa - Transaction Capital Interview 
  24th May 2017 - BizNis Africa - Transaction Capital Press Release 
  2nd March 2017 - SA Taxi inks R100 million deal 
  2nd February 2017 - Transaction Capital CEO, David Hurwitz's TV interview with Bruce Whitfield on "The MoneyMakers", CNBC Africa 
In The Media
  23rd November 2016 - IOL : Transaction Capital in R500m growth plans - Sandile Mchunu 
  23rd November 2016 - ANN7 : Transaction ‘invests’ half a billion - Thelma Ngoma 
  23rd November 2016 - The New Age : Transaction ‘invests’ half a billion 
  23rd November 2016 - Moneyweb : Zebra Cabs isn't in competition with Uber - Prinesha Naidoo 
  22nd November 2016 - Business Day : Australia boost for Transaction : Hanna Ziady 
  22nd November 2016 - Moneyweb : Transaction Capital in acquisitive mode 
  22nd November 2016 - CNBC Africa : Transaction Capital's earnings grow after Recoveries Corporation acquisition 
  22nd November 2016 - Reuters : Transaction Capital FY HEPS up 17 pct 
  11th May 2016 - Moneyweb : Transaction Capital plans to dominate SA’s metred taxi industry : Hanna Ziady 
  11th May 2016 - Business Day : Transaction Capital’s decision to cut back risky units pays off : Brendan Peacock 
  11th May 2016 - Business Day TV : Taxi fleet will never be brand new and fully financed 
  10th May 2016 - BizNis Africa : Transaction Capital Delivers 20% Dividend Growth 
  10th May 2016 - Sharebox : Transaction Capital dividend up by 20% 
  10th May 2016 - Stokveltalk : Transaction Capital's SA business unit to transform the metered taxi industry 
  3rd March 2016 - Sharebox : Transaction Capital updates shareholders on AGM 
  29th January 2016 - Business Day : Transaction Capital ventures further afield for new deals : Phakamisa Ndzamela 
In The Media
  9th December 2015 - Fin 24 : A bright future for Transaction Capital 
  25th November 2015 - Business Day : Transaction adds services for taxis : Phakamisa Ndzamela 
  24th November 2015 - Moneyweb : SA Taxi plans to build its own panel beater : Hanna Barry 
  24th November 2015 - CNBC : Taxi financier Transaction Capital to expand risk business, looks at Uber model. 
  24th November 2015 - Moneyweb : Transaction Capital delivers 20% organic growth in HEPS. Interview with David Hurwitz : Siki Mgabadeli 
  24th November 2015 - Classic Business : Full year results interview with David Hurwitz : Michael Avery 
  24th November 2015 - Business Day TV : CEO David Hurwitz chats to Stephen Gunnion about full-year results, demand for taxi finance and how the group will be affected by new credit regulation. 
  24th November 2015 - Business Day TV : Andrew Newell from Cannon Asset Managers takes Giulietta through his stock pick of the day: Transaction Capital 
  24th November 2015 - CNBC Africa : Year end results interview with CEO, David Hurwitz 
  24th November 2015 - SABC : Interview with David Hurwitz : Gunther Deutsch 
  24th November 2015 - Fine Music Radio : Lindsay Williams interview with David Hurwitz 
  24th November 2015 - Brief by Reuters 
  17th September 2015 - BusinessDay TV : UBER on the Card for Transaction Capital 
  17th September 2015 - Fine Business Radio : Lindsay Williams interview with CEO, David Hurwitz 
  8th September 2015 - CNBC Africa : Transaction Capital outlook, with CEO David Hurwitz. 
  20th May 2015 - CNBC Africa: Transaction Capital outperforming the local economy. 
  19th May 2015 - Businessday Live : COMPANY COMMENT: Transaction Capital 
  6th May 2015 - Business Report : Transaction Capital : Growth rates outstrip local economy 
  5th May 2015 - Moneyweb : Transaction Capital grows continuing headline earnings per share 22% 
  5th May 2015 - Classic FM : Michael Avery interviews David Hurwitz. Transaction Capital Interim Results 
  5th May 2015 - Moneyweb : Transaction Capital sees opportunity in Uber 
  5th May 2015 - CNBC : Transaction Capital H1 results with CEO David Hurwitz 
  5th May 2015 - Moneyweb : Transaction Capital posts strong interims in tough climate 
  5th May 2015 - Reuters : Brief : Transaction Capital H1 continuing headline EPS rises 22% 
  13th April 2015 - S.AFRICA MINIBUS TAXIS SET TO UNDERGO A MAJOR UPGRADE 
  10th April 2015 - My Hero | SA Taxi Finance Holdings 

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