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The rand has firmed, holding on to gains it made in the previous session when the dollar dipped on data that showed the pace of US economic growth was slowing.
The euro has lost more ground in Asia after a European Central Bank official's dovish comments boosted speculation about further easing measures.
The has firmed slightly against the dollar, although it was likely to come under renewed pressure as signs of a US economic recovery boosted the dollar.
The yen has risen against the dollar as a recent sell-off in the unit ran out of steam following mixed US economic data.
The rand has strengthened against the dollar after the latest GDP data showed the strongest quarterly growth since late last year.
The rand has been on the back foot against the dollar, weakening as investors treaded cautiously before the release of key GDP data.
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