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Auto, oil stocks lead European shares end higher

Oct 06 2015 19:59

European shares have closed higher, helped by expectations central banks in Europe and the US will maintain an equity-friendly monetary policy.


Oil prices rebound sharply

Oct 06 2015 19:52

Global oil prices have soared to one-month peaks on simmering Syria tensions, rebounding equities, the weak dollar and upbeat comments from energy major Shell.

International Markets

US stocks up as DuPont surges

Oct 06 2015 16:40

An unexpected chief executive resignation at DuPont has lifted the Dow in early trade as the S&P 500 and Nasdaq edged higher.


Oil sags as supply glut weighs

Oct 06 2015 14:50

Global oil prices have weakened, weighed down by abundant supplies that have plagued the market for months.


Sibanye's Aquarius offer gives JSE a boost

Oct 06 2015 14:09

News about Sibanye Gold's cash offer for Aquarius Platinum has lifted the Resources index, which also helped pull the All-share and Top 40 indices higher by midday.

International Markets

European equities build on hefty gains

Oct 06 2015 14:00

European stock markets have mostly risen, building on hefty gains won in the previous session, while the aviation and beverage sectors were in focus.

International Markets

European shares slip lower, led by Germany

Oct 06 2015 11:15

European shares have fallen following strong gains in the previous session, with Germany underperforming after reporting industrial orders unexpectedly fell.

International Markets

Asian shares rise on fading Fed rate views

Oct 06 2015 10:49

Fading expectations that the US Federal Reserve will raise interest rates this year and a bounce in oil prices have helped lift Asian stocks to two-week highs.


Sun sets on gold as AngloGold close to exiting Top 40

Oct 06 2015 10:15

The JSE is close to relegating AngloGold in its Top 40 index, the latest sign of the precious metal losing its place in an economy it once dominated.


Rand weakens on shifting US rate hike sentiment

Oct 06 2015 10:11

The rand has weakened against the dollar as uncertainty of when the US Federal Reserve will raise interest rates mounted, while stocks opened slightly lower.

International Markets

European shares pause after biggest rise since Aug

Oct 06 2015 09:30

European shares have paused following strong gains in the previous session, with mixed corporate updates also providing little clear direction for the market.

International Markets

Oil gains as Russia set to meet with producers

Oct 06 2015 09:19

Oil prices have jumped after Russia said it was ready to meet with other producers to discuss the market, while world stock indices rose.

International Markets

US stocks climb with S&P 500 index rising

Oct 05 2015 16:00

US stocks have advanced, with the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index rising for a fifth day, as investors speculated that the worst has been priced into shares.


Yen, dollar weaken on US payrolls report

Oct 05 2015 14:13

The yen and dollar has tumbled after a report last week showed US payrolls grew less than economists forecast, tempering rate hike speculation.


Pound falls on UK services data

Oct 05 2015 11:45

The pound has fallen against the euro by the most in a week as a report showed UK services grew at their slowest pace in more than two years in September.

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