All data is delayed
See More

JSE surges to record close

Aug 26 2013 19:10
Johannesburg - South African stocks booked their highest finish on record on Monday, as a weaker rand currency helped lift battered down gold producers such as Gold Fields.

The benchmark Top 40 - (Tradeable) [JSE:J200] index closed up 0.65% at 38 903.32, a record finish, while the broader All Share [JSE:J203] rose 0.69% to 43 290.55.

Gold shares were led by gains by Gold Fields, while Anglogold Ashanti and Harmony also cashed in.

Follow Fin24 on Twitter, Facebook, Google+ and Pinterest.

harmony  |  gold fields  |  anglogold ashanti  |  markets  |  jse


Read Fin24’s Comments Policy publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

Comment on this story
1 comment
Comments have been closed for this article.

Company Snapshot

We're talking about:


With infrastructure spending having been identified as one of the key focus areas of the National Development Plan, tradesmen will continue to play a critical role in growing the South African economy through their skills..

Money Clinic

Money Clinic
Do you have a question about your finances? We'll get an expert opinion.
Click here...

Voting Booth

A 30% a month return on investment is:

Previous results · Suggest a vote