Kaffirs


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Kaffirs

South African gold mining shares that trade on the London Stock Exchange.

Kaffirs

Informal for shares in a South African publicly-traded company, especially a gold mining company. Kaffirs trade on both the London Stock Exchange and the Johannesburg Stock Exchange, as well as in the United States as American Depository Receipts.
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On 29 February 1908, Gandhi wrote: "The British rulers take us to be so lowly and ignorant that they assume that, like the Kaffirs who can be pleased with toys and pins, we can also be fobbed off with trinkets.
Regular babysitting services continuously from the composting platform Plain of Kaffirs.
He describes the Queen as a leading kaffir and blames her, as head of the Church of England, for converting Muslims to Christianity.
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