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Eskom says low risk of load shedding

May 26 2015 06:46

Some of the generating units that experienced technical faults are now back on stream, helping to stabilise the power system, says Eskom.


Electricity: Which metro is most expensive?

May 26 2015 06:17

Energy expert Chris Yelland compares the domestic electricity prices of Eskom and the six largest metros in the country.

Opinion and Analysis

BOOK REVIEW: The money ingredient

May 26 2015 06:30

You need to develop a financial plan for yourself – not for your money, says Ian Mann.


Deal reached to end crippling Nigeria fuel crisis

May 25 2015 19:58

An agreement has been reached to end a crippling fuel crisis in Nigeria that has left the country at a virtual standstill just days before a new government is installed.


BMW, Nissan to expand SA green cars plug-in network

May 25 2015 19:42

BMW and Nissan's South Africa units will build a national grid for electric and hybrid cars to expand sales of vehicles that could reduce pollution in the country.

Financial Services

Insurance has big role in African growth

May 25 2015 19:09

Now is the time for the insurance services sector, especially in South Africa, to take the leap and start growing Africa, says an expert.


In other news

Asia stocks gain on China announcements

8 minutes ago

Asian stock markets have moved mostly higher as China announcements spur more Shanghai gains.

Oil prices mixed in sluggish trading

15 minutes ago

Oil prices have been mixed in subdued Asian trade as dealers searched for fresh cues following public holidays in the US and much of Europe.

New Berlin airport won't be a white elephant

May 25 2015 20:00

Berlin's new international airport, repeatedly delayed due to red tape and technical problems, is on course to open as scheduled in 2017, a spokesperson says.

Nigeria fuel shortages hit telecoms, banking, aviation

May 25 2015 19:50

Chronic fuel shortages in Nigeria has brought phone firms, banks and flights to a standstill, just four days before Muhammadu Buhari's inauguration as president of the country.

Portugal, like Europe, loses hunger for reform

May 25 2015 19:24

Celebrated among Europe's elite as a model of how to reform an economy after a debt binge, Portugal's enthusiasm for change has waned as Europe loses its appetite for further belt-tightening.

Evraz asks court to set aside debtors' claim

May 25 2015 16:26

Evraz Highveld says Sasfin Holdings is stalling a process to rescue the company from insolvency as the bank refuses to cede control of a debtors’ book.

Engaged employees drive profits and productivity… why not in SA?

May 25 2015 14:22

ADVERTORIAL: Mention “employee engagement” to most business leaders and you will be greeted with a blank stare and a nonchalant shrug of the shoulders.

UK banks prepare for possible EU exit

May 25 2015 12:45

A shortage of prime office space in rival European financial centres may torpedo plans by some of London's banks to quit the UK capital if Britain exits the EU.

Analysis & Opinion


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Selected from the top 100 Equities by Market cap.
WinnersPriceChange% Change
FFB Fortress Income Fund Limi...R30.90R1.083.62%
PIK Pick N Pay Stores LimitedR57.00R1.482.67%
MDC Mediclinic International ...R110.68R2.822.61%
WHL Woolworths Holdings Limit...R99.50R2.302.37%
PWK Pick N Pay Holdings Limit...R26.05R0.562.20%
Selected from the top 100 Equities by Market cap.
LosersPriceChange% Change
AFE A E C I LimitedR124.01R-6.99-5.34%
LON Lonmin PlcR24.61R-1.20-4.65%
RDF Redefine Properties Limit...R10.90R-0.37-3.28%
OCE Oceana Group LimitedR96.01R-2.81-2.84%
IMP Impala Platinum Holdings ...R63.50R-1.61-2.47%
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Rand weakens on US rate hike hopes

May 25 2015 17:35

The rand has extended its losses against a surging dollar after the US Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen signalled the central bank was poised to raise rates this year.


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