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Rand remains under pressure

Apr 23 2014 19:15

The rand has extended losses against the dollar, keeping in step with its emerging market peers.


JSE stocks mixed after scaling records

Apr 23 2014 18:44

South African shares have ended mixed after reaching record highs, despite an hour-long technical glitch.


US oil stockpiles peak amid production boom

Apr 23 2014 18:30

US commercial oil stockpiles hit a new record on the strength of continued growth in oil and gas production in the world's biggest oil-consuming country.


Oil prices steady before US inventory data

Apr 23 2014 15:34

Oil prices have steadied as traders await weekly US energy inventory data for clues about demand in the world's biggest consumer of crude.

International Markets

Asian shares mixed, China manufacturing up

Apr 23 2014 13:59

Asian markets have been mixed following a Wall Street rally, while a provisional report showed a slight uptick in Chinese manufacturing activity for the month.


Strike optimism pushes JSE to new record

Apr 23 2014 13:43

Despite a delay in trading on the JSE, renewed expectations of an end to the protracted platinum strike lifted the mood and pushed the All-share index to a new record.

International Markets

Asian shares mixed after Wall Street rally

Apr 23 2014 13:36

Asian markets have been mixed following another Wall Street rally, while a provisional report shows a slight improvement in Chinese manufacturing activity.


Rand softer, could get boost from higher CPI

Apr 23 2014 10:40

The rand has lost ground against the dollar, although traders expect it to recover later, if inflation comes in higher than expected.


JSE sorts out glitch, opens firmer

Apr 23 2014 10:22

The JSE has reopened its equity trading after it sorted out some technical issues.


JSE glitch delays equity auction

Apr 23 2014 09:00

The Johannesburg Stock Exchange says the start of the opening auction for equity trading will be delayed due to a technical glitch.

International Markets

Asian shares mixed

Apr 23 2014 07:41

Asian markets have been mixed following another Wall Street rally while a provisional report showed an uptick in Chinese manufacturing activity for the month.

International Markets

S&P 500 gains steady on drugs deals, earnings

Apr 23 2014 07:35

Solid earnings and major pharmaceutical-sector deals have lifted stocks, producing a sixth straight day of gains for the S&P 500 and Nasdaq Composite Index.


Oil up ahead of US stockpiles report

Apr 23 2014 07:27

Oil prices have inched higher in Asian trade on hopes that a key US stockpiles report would beat bearish forecasts, easing concerns about tepid demand.


Rand at week low vs dollar

Apr 22 2014 19:06

The rand has fallen against the greenback as renewed concerns over Ukraine put pressure on emerging markets.


JSE rises as strike talks boost miners

Apr 22 2014 17:53

Mining firms helped lift the bourse, after mining union members and executives from the world's top platinum producers resumed talks end a crippling strike.

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