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Gordhan's budget had to try to stabilise an inherently unstable system, says Terry Bell.
In SA’s toxic environment, the NHI is unlikely to achieve its goals, says Mandi Smallhorne.
The JSE has again lost ground as global political uncertainties continue to push world bond yields down, putting the market back at levels reached at the beginning of the year.
Global markets have been spooked by a steep drop in commodity prices, and share prices of major commodity companies on the JSE have dropped sharply.
Another strong performance by the rand shows investors are mostly happy with the Budget Speech, but the currency’s strong run has put a cap on share prices on the JSE .
The JSE has slipped as expected, but losses have been modest as the market was bolstered by support from world stock markets which are on an all-time high.
JSE investors have decided to take profits after the previous day’s strong run, as they move to the sidelines to see what Pravin Gordhan's Budget Speech will deliver.
The share prices of both Steinhoff and Shoprite have jumped on news of their failed merger talks, as Naspers boosted the JSE and blue chip shares made a strong run.
Uber Technologies executive Amit Singhal resigned after the ride-hailing company learned of a sexual harassment allegation from his previous job at Google.
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