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Wednesday, 01 July 2015
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Govt sells Vodacom stake to fund Eskom
The government has sold its 13.91% stake in Vodacom to help fund the R23bn allocation to Eskom, says the National Treasury.
WATCH: Naspers has the firepower to grow, says CEO
Naspers has the financial firepower and appetite for more mergers and acquisitions, says CEO Bob van Dijk.
Greece now in same bracket as Zim, Sudan and Cuba
Greece's last-minute overtures to creditors for financial aid were not enough to save it from becoming the first developed economy to default on an IMF loan.
First part of new e-toll dispensation to start
The first part of the new dispensation on e-tolls, announced by Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa in May, will come into effect tomorrow, Sanral says.
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Euro holds steady after Greece defaults
Asia markets mostly higher, eyes on Greek referendum
US stocks rise as Greek default looms
Oil eases after Greece misses IMF payment
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Nersa didn’t buy Eskom’s threat, says Yelland
Consumers pushed to knife's edge
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Greeks take to the streets as bank shutdown bites
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A loss of trust and respect
Is SA still geared to attract the best as the decisions our leaders take on our behalf put us on the defensive, asks Solly Moeng.
Greece: What lies in store?
Julien Marcilly takes a look at what may transpire in the troubled country after the referendum which will seal its fate.
Markets Data »   View full markets data
SA Indices Level % Change
Top 40 46 141,59 -0.55%
All Share 51 806,95 -0.37%
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World Markets Level % Change
DOW IND 17 619,51 0.00%
FTSE 100 6 520,98 0.00%
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Commodities Price % Change
GOLD $1 173,95 -0.05%
OIL $ 62,86 -0.44%
PLATINUM $1 084,50 0.46%
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Currencies Price % Change
ZAR/EUR R 13,53 0.17%
ZAR/GBP R 19,09 0.16%
ZAR/USD R 12,16 -0.01%
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SA Equities Top 100
Selected from the SA Equities Top 100 by market cap.
Winners Price % Change
BAT Brait Se R123.30 6.68
TKG Telkom Sa Soc Limite... R64.13 4.28
RES Resilient Property I... R96.45 3.83
COH Curro Holdings Limit... R34.50 3.60
OCE Oceana Group Limited R97.00 3.48
Losers Price % Change
BIL Bhp Billiton Plc R240.63 -4.57
LON Lonmin Plc R21.48 -4.11
ASR Assore Limited R103.50 -3.98
AGL Anglo American Plc R176.90 -3.96
ANG Anglogold Ashanti Li... R109.65 -3.82
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Data provided by INET BFA.
Company News
Edcon asks bondholders to take loss
Putco matter postponed by Labour Court
Things are looking up for SAA - CEO
Amplats drops to 10-year low, metal prices dip
Suzuki CEO names son to succeed him as president
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Time to file tax returns
Tax filing season is due to start in less than 12 hours, and taxpayers are advised to have all the required supporting documentation before filing.
Wake up call for SA's many borrowers
South Africans are poor savers with only 20% of adults invested in a savings product from a formal financial institution – one of the lowest rates in the world.
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Al-Bashir: African Unity at the expense of jobs & a tattered reputation?
The DA's Toby Chance looks at reports that Zuma was approached by Mugabe to ensure al-Bashir’s safe exit, and wonders how this could affect the AGOA treaty.
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