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Rand softens as investors sell riskier investments

8 hour(s) ago

Local currency loses ground against dollar late on Tuesday in line with most emerging-market currencies and bond market as investors move money to safer bets

Markets

JSE ends 0.68% higher after getting a lift from banks‚ miners

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4 hour(s) ago

Banks rally 1.10% after a well-received trading update from FirstRand

Markets

Gold falls as equities, dollar firm

Gold is seen stacked in one-kilogram bars at a Tanaka Kikinzoku Kogyo KK store in Tokyo, Japan.  Picture: BLOOMBERG/KIYOSHI OTA
11 hour(s) ago

Gold prices fall, breaking through key support at $1,280/oz, as stock markets firm and dollar hits one-year high against euro ahead of European Central Bank meeting

Markets

Brent oil dips on demand fears, strong dollar

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13 hour(s) ago

Brent crude dips below $102 a barrel, pressured by worries about slowing oil demand growth in China and Europe, strong US dollar and ample supplies

Markets

Risk appetite flickers in Europe, while ECB speculation squeezes euro

US dollar, euro and Swiss franc banknotes are displayed in a bank in Budapest, Hungary, in this August 8 2011 file photo.  Picture: REUTERS
13 hour(s) ago

Risk appetite flickers back into life in financial markets with dollar and European and Japanese shares rising, while safe-haven bonds, yen and gold take step back

Markets

Palladium hits 13-year high on Ukraine worries

Russian President Vladimir Putin attends the youth forum 'Seliger-2014' at Seliger lake, northern Russia, on Friday. Putin insisted that Kiev must enter substantial talks with pro-Russian rebels amid a dramatic escalation of the fighting in Ukraine. Picture: AFP
1 day(s) ago

Palladium rises on fears that possible Western sanctions against Russia over Ukraine crisis could hit supply from world’s top producer, while gold nudged higher

Europe

Russia sanctions take toll as eurozone manufacturing slows further

European Central Bank building in Frankfurt, Germany.   Picture: THINKSTOCK
1 day(s) ago

Concerns 18-nation bloc could enter deep slump raised as manufacturing slumps to 13-month low in August

Economy

Trade deficit signals rand not helping exporters

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1 day(s) ago

Weak demand from South Africa’s main export markets is a major factor contributing to a slow pick up in export growth

Investec

Investec’s ‘One Place’ strategy pioneers banking and investing beyond borders

Investec Wealth and Investment South Africa head Henry Blumenthal and Investec Private Bank South Africa head Ryan Tholet. Picture: SUPPLIED BY INVESTEC
7 day(s) ago

Financial services company pioneers new way of doing business for clients that enables seamless, integrated access to banking, investment services

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at 01:45 on 03 Sep 2014
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ADW620.00%
EPS90020.00%
FSE716.67%
ORE3313.79%

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NUT1-50.00%
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ILE15-16.67%
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Michel Pireu: What would an era of long-term stagnation or a sustained period of slow growth mean for equities?

Slowing growth bad for stocks

The silver bugs were proven wrong when the price of silver barely blinked in response to the end of the 117-year-old London silver fix

No silver lining for fanatics

Opinion

Twin Peaks regulation makes sense for us in SA

The Reserve Bank in Pretoria. Picture: FINANCIAL MAIL

Johan van Zyl on why the Twin Peaks model is the best approach to regulation of SA’s financial services industry

Opinion

Developing countries’ appetite supports gold

Gold is seen stacked in one-kilogram bars at a Tanaka Kikinzoku Kogyo KK store in Tokyo, Japan.  Picture: BLOOMBERG/KIYOSHI OTA

Russia has increased its official reserves, holds most since at least 1993, Kazakhstan, Ecuador have also boosted their holdings

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FTSE 100 6829.170.00% same
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USD/ZAR 10.74240.03% up
GBP/ZAR 17.68840.06% up
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JPY/ZAR 0.10210.00% same
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Gold 1266.0600-0.05% down
Platinum 1411.00000.21% up
Silver 19.20810.10% up
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