WATCH | Markus Jooste suicide shocks financial community


JOHANNESBURG - Former Steinhoff CEO Markus Jooste died by suicide in Hermanus following a shocking turn of events on Thursday.

The Financial Sector Conduct Authority fined Jooste R475m for knowingly sharing false information to deceive investors and lenders.

READ: Steinhoff | 'The R475m fine is a major step to hold Jooste accountable' - FSCA

Independent analyst Khaya Sithole expressed his surprise at Jooste's death a day before he was scheduled to hand himself over to authorities.

At the same time, Editor and author, Rob Rose, says Jooste is taking a lot of information to his grave.

Watch below for more details from both commentators.

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