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JSE loses out as US nonfarm data send global markets sharply weaker

Prospect of a US rate hike this year propelled the JSE sharply lower on Friday with analysts saying the all share was vulnerable to further risk-off selling.

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Rand weaker in wake of mixed US jobs data

Local currency is weaker against dollar late on Friday after nonfarm payrolls for August show employment growth slowed, while unemployment rate fell more than expected

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Stocks slide as jobs data makes Fed move unclear

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Global markets tumble and dollar trades mixed after US jobs report for August kindles uncertainty over whether Federal Reserve will raise interest rates

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Oil slips along with equities after US jobs data; awaits rig count

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Crude futures fall alongside stocks on Wall Street as oil market awaits weekly reading on US oil rig count, after US jobs data failed to provide much direction

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Gold falls towards second weekly loss after US payrolls data

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Gold prices fall towards a second weekly loss after US payrolls data fail to allay uncertainty over prospect of a near-term interest rate hike from the Federal Reserve

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JSE weaker, in line with volatile global markets

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Local bourse softer at midday on Friday, along with global markets, as investors await release of US nonfarm payrolls data for August

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MARKET WATCH: Top platinum miners struggle with dividend payments

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Investors with shares in platinum companies on JSE could be forgiven for jumping ship in recent months, as heavy hitters fail to pay dividend over past few years

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Market shocks not over, African nations warned

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African Development Bank’s new president says African nations should set up more sovereign wealth funds to help withstand the next downturn

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GLOBAL ECONOMIC WEEK AHEAD: China fears linger as focus on Fed sharpens

A clerk counts Chinese 100 yuan banknotes at a branch of China Construction Bank in Hai'an, Jiangsu province in this June 10 2014 file photo.  Picture: REUTERS

Fears of China’s health remains under spotlight, along with question of whether the Fed will raise interest rates in September

An electronic board displaying the Tokyo stock index at a securities office in Tokyo, Japan, yesterday. Shares across the globe rallied after Monday’s multiyear lows. Tokyo’s Nikkei ended up 1.1%, adding to the previous day’s 3.2% gain, on more optimistic views on the global economy Picture: EPA/KIMIMASA MAYAMA

Look east for the dip in oil prices

Iran vows to double exports once sanctions lifted, writes Anatole Kaletsky

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JSE top Gainers

at 18:29 on 04 Sep 2015
RAR25024.38%
CMO1220.00%
ATL4916.67%
NVE28915.60%
FDP2011.11%

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at 18:29 on 04 Sep 2015
EPS702-47.92%
CAC150-14.29%
WEA10-9.09%
AMS32250-8.12%
AGL14014-7.33%
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China punishes 197 people for market ‘rumours’

China Man Group’s country chair Li Yifei was understood to be assisting police with inquiries as authorities clamped down on the spreading of rumours about the stock market. Picture: BLOOMBERG

Head of hedge fund manager at Man Group’s China business detained amid crackdown on reporting during recent market volatility

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Remaining focused is key until market volatility ends

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Market churn not new to the market, and investors need to stay focused, says fund manager

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Did the rand really reach R14 to the dollar?

Anomalous trade went through in Tokyo early on Monday morning, triggering stop-losses that tried to buy rand at that level, which sent it back to about R13.31/$

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Wild week for markets set to end quietly

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Lingering worries over Chinese economic growth and Federal Reserve’s plans to raise interest rates weighs on stocks, but oil rebounds on a strengthening US economy


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  • All Share : 49102.5
    Change: -2.60%
    Top 40 : 43547.16
    Change: -2.88%
    Financial 15 : 15881.92
    Change: -2.44%
    Industrial 25 : 63465.04
    Change: -2.44%
    Resource 10 : 34506.86
    Change: -5.26%
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  • FTSE 100 : 6042.92
    Change: -2.44%
    Dow Jones Industrial : 16122.22
    Change: -1.54%
    All Share : 49102.5
    Change: -2.60%
    ASX All Ordinaries : 5060.8
    Change: 0.00%
    S&P 500 index : 1922.92
    Change: -1.45%
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  • ZAR/USD : 13.83
    Change: 1.80%
    ZAR/GBP : 20.9758
    Change: 1.49%
    ZAR/EUR : 15.3727
    Change: 1.91%
    ZAR/JPY : 0.1157
    Change: 2.84%
    ZAR/AUD : 9.5694
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  • N/A : 1121.65
    Change: -0.32%
    Platinum US$/oz : 996.5
    Change: -1.02%
    Silver US$/oz : 14.61
    Change: -0.68%
    Palladium US$/oz : 577.2
    Change: 0.47%
    Brent Crude : 50.06
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