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Markets WRAP: Rand closes at R14.17/$

Dec 13 2018 07:59

The rand firmed by more than 1% on Wednesday as it broke below R14.10 to the greenback as a result of a softer dollar. However, it failed to hold on to its gains.


TECHNICAL ANALYSIS: JSE All-Share index trading in tight range

Dec 14 2018 13:39

The JSE All-Share index is currently trading in a tight sideways range in the short-term, offering trading opportunities in both directions.


Markets WRAP: Rand closes at R14.45/$

Dec 14 2018 08:10

The rand closed at R14.45 to the US dollar on Friday afternoon, after a day's range of R14.1804 - 14.4681.


JSE closes firmer after a choppy trading session

Dec 13 2018 19:08

The JSE has held on to its gains to close firmer as global markets remained upbeat following consecutive sessions of gains.

International Markets

European stocks steady with ECB set to end stimulus

Dec 13 2018 15:04

Europe's major stock markets have flatlined with the European Central Bank on the cusp of withdrawing its emergency crisis-fighting economic stimulus.

International Markets

Pound solidifies gains after May wins confidence vote

Dec 13 2018 06:54

The British currency sustained gains won late Wednesday after Prime Minister Theresa May survived a bid by her own MPs to unseat her through a no confidence vote.


Markets WRAP: Rand closes the day at R14.15/$

Dec 12 2018 08:06

The rand started the day out at R14.30/$ despite losing more ground on Tuesday where, at one stage, it was trading more than 4.5% weaker against the dollar over the past few trading sessions.


JSE firmer as global stocks remain optimistic on US-China trade deal

Dec 12 2018 18:05

The JSE closed firmer as it tracked other global equity benchmarks higher, mainly on the back of positive comments on trade from US President Donald Trump.

International Markets

Pound rallies as UK PM May seen surviving confidence challenge

Dec 12 2018 16:00

The pound headed for the biggest gain in a month on increased confidence UK Prime Minister Theresa May will survive a leadership challenge, amid reports that she had the backing of a majority of Conservative Party Parliament members.

International Markets

European stocks rise despite UK political turmoil

Dec 12 2018 12:24

European stocks rose after news that British Prime Minister Theresa May will later face a no-confidence vote over her handling of Brexit negotiations.

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