Equity Capital Raised On The JSE (R Million)*

                               Month      Year to   Year to  % Change
                               Ended      Date      Date     Year to
                               Feb 1998   1998      1997     Date

Acquisition of assets             1,931    4,325      3,883      11.4
Rights Issue                         65      381        732     -48.0
Scrip Dividend                       58      514        630     -18.4
Share Incentive                      55      100        684     -85.4
Via Prospectus                       65       65          0     100.0
Waiver of pre-emptive Rights         28       30         83     -63.9
Other                                 0       29          0     100.0

TOTAL                             2,202    5,444      6,012      -9.4

                                   1997           1996           1995

Acquisition of assets            21,612          6,413          1,560
Rights Issue                      9,671          9,835          6,718
Scrip Dividend                    6,366          6,812          5,356
Share Incentive                   3,471            925            681
Via Prospectus                      742            944            942
Waiver of pre-emptive Rights      5,170          2,935          1,538
Other                             3,286            535          2,700

TOTAL                            50,318         28,399         19,495

* Totals may vary monthly

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