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Gains across JSE miners lift local bourse

Mar 19 2019 20:42

The JSE has inched higher mainly on the back of gains recorded amongst JSE listed miners.


Oil rises after OPEC+ reaffirms commitment to production cuts

Mar 19 2019 16:03

Oil in New York rose to the highest level this year after OPEC and its partners agreed to go beyond their pledged supply curbs in the coming months.


JSE rallies on the back of gains in Asian equities

Mar 18 2019 18:02

The JSE started the week in the green as it took a leaf from the firmer closes recorded in major Asian markets trading.

International Markets

Tokyo stocks open higher tracking gains in US shares

Mar 18 2019 09:25

Tokyo stocks have opened higher, tracking gains on Wall Street due to optimism over US-China trade talks, with investors closely eyeing the US Federal Reserve's meeting later this week.

International Markets

Hong Kong stocks well up at lunch

Mar 18 2019 09:22

Hong Kong stocks have risen sharply, extending last week's gains, as investors look ahead to the Federal Reserve's next policy meeting this week.


Saudis urge OPEC+ to stick with oil cuts

Mar 18 2019 06:01

OPEC and its allies have much work ahead to balance global oil markets and are prepared to do what’s necessary in the second half, Saudi Energy Minister Khalid Al-Falih has said.


Local bourse closes softer after mixed trading session

Mar 14 2019 18:28

Locally, market participants were still digesting the drop in the South African business confidence data which was released on Wednesday.

International Markets

Wall Street treads water amid trade, corporate worries

Mar 14 2019 16:26

Wall Street has been a little moved at the open as investors brushed aside a bevy of worrisome corporate and trade news.


Markets WRAP: Rand closes at R14.41/$

Mar 18 2019 08:29

TreasuryONE said earlier that the rand was holding on to its Friday gains but the continued load shedding might put a brake on any further strength.

International Markets

Tokyo shares close lower, giving up early gains

Mar 14 2019 11:17

Tokyo shares have closed lower as lingering concerns over the US-China trade dispute and the fate of Brexit weighed on the market in late trade, erasing their early gains.

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