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Saturday, 01 November 2014
This Morning's Headlines
Petrol price drop a relief for consumers
The decrease in the prices of petrol and diesel will bring some respite to deeply indebted consumers, according to Debt Rescue CEO Neil Roets.
Harmony takes on illegal mining
Illegal mining at Kusasalethu posed a real threat to health, safety and the viability of the mine, says Harmony Gold.
Rand tumbles in emerging market sell-off
The rand has dropped to its weakest level against the dollar in over a week as a sell-off of emerging market currencies wiped out earlier gains.
Zambia may be backing off mine royalty rates
There are indications Zambia may be backing away from plans to impose a 20% royalty rate on open pit mining in the country.
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Moody's warns of junk status for Tesco
ExxonMobil earnings edge up
Gazprom set to resume gas supply to Ukraine
Bank of Japan opts for more monetary easing
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Labour Q&A with Terry Bell
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Only a national delegate congress can decide the way forward for Cosatu, says Terry Bell.
SA's scourge of violence
All forms of violence must be constantly condemned, says Mzwandile Jacks.
Markets Data »   View full markets data
SA Indices Level % Change
Top 40 44 384.99 +2.42%
All Share 49 722.88 +2.18%
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World Markets Level % Change
DOW IND 17 390.52 +1.13%
FTSE 100 6 546.47 +1.28%
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Commodities Price % Change
GOLD $1 171.42 -2.40%
OIL $ 85.91 -0.98%
PLATINUM $1 233.70 -0.99%
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Currencies Price % Change
ZAR/EUR R 13.83 -0.03%
ZAR/GBP R 17.65 +0.72%
ZAR/USD R 11.03 +0.74%
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SA Equities Top 100
Selected from the SA Equities Top 100 by market cap.
Winners Price % Change
PPC Ppc Limited R29.60 5.90
INL Investec Limited R100.70 5.33
BAT Brait Se R82.88 5.16
INP Investec Plc R99.98 5.09
NPN Naspers Limited R1372.64 4.46
Losers Price % Change
SGL Sibanye Gold Limited R21.00 -6.46
GFI Gold Fields Limited R36.40 -5.45
ACL Arcelormittal South ... R32.56 -3.58
ANG Anglogold Ashanti Li... R93.50 -2.60
AMS Anglo American Plat ... R347.96 -1.22
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Data provided by McGregor BFA.
Company News
Bank of Japan opts for more monetary easing
Gazprom set to resume gas supply to Ukraine
ExxonMobil earnings edge up
Moody's warns of junk status for Tesco
Harmony takes on illegal mining
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Discovery hits back about road accident claims
Discovery has responded to allegations by attorney Ronald Bobroff of Ronald Bobroff and Partners about its treatment of injuries in motor vehicle accidents.
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