• Gupta fallout

    KPMG is still losing staff and clients due to Gupta fallout, according to insiders.

  • Stimulus reaction

    Ratings agency Fitch says SA's stimulus plan is unlikely to boost growth significantly.

  • The Ramaphosa Plan

    The president said on Friday that the work "starts now". He wasn't wrong, writes Pieter du Toit.

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Bad news for motorists as Brent oil boils over $80

Sep 25 2018 06:39

Brent oil soared close to $81, reaching the highest level since November 2014 after OPEC and other global producers snubbed pressure from US President Donald Trump to dampen prices.


Oil trades near $69 as signs of higher supply offset Iran fears

Sep 17 2018 09:32

Oil has traded near $69 a barrel on signs of increased drilling by American producers and investor optimism that Saudi Arabia and Russia will fill in potential supply losses from Iran.

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Oil rises as supply crunch fears counter trade tariff Threats

Sep 10 2018 14:45

Oil has risen after the biggest weekly loss in two months as speculation of a crude supply shortage took precedence over escalating trade tensions.


Rand firms in early trade but threats of volatility remain

Sep 10 2018 12:53

The local currency gained 0.4% against the greenback in early trade, but analysts warn it will again take its cue from how global investors view emerging markets.


Oil hit by stockpile gain at US hub and emerging-market tumult

Sep 06 2018 09:55

Oil has held losses below $69 a barrel after an industry report showed inventories at a key US storage hub rose.


Brent stalls below $78 as Iran loss seen offset by higher supply

Sep 03 2018 09:29

Oil has struggled to gain above $78 a barrel as the prospect of shrinking Iranian crude exports was countered by signs of higher output from top producers Saudi Arabia and Russia.

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