Notes to the Company financial statements | Note 8

      2016 
R’000 
    2015
R’000
 
8. Capital and reserves            
  Share capital            
  Authorised            
  540 000 000 (2015: 540 000 000) ordinary shares of 5 cents each   27 000     27 000  
      Number     Number  
  Issued            
     Balance at beginning of year   335 163 151     331 237 219  
     Capitalisation issue       3 576 797  
     Shares issued in terms of share incentive scheme   241 061     349 135  
  Balance at end of year   335 404 212     335 163 151  
      R’000     R’000  
  Issued share capital            
     Issued share capital   16 770     16 758  
     Share premium   379 792     297 297  
  Reserves            
     Equity-settled share-based payment reserve   734 131     738 489  
     Retained earnings   15 478 449     7 552 076  
      16 609 142     8 604 620  
  30 000 000 (2015: 30 000 000) of the unissued shares are under the control of the directors until the next annual general meeting.            

Notes to the Company financial statements | Note 8