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Local GDP weighs on SA stocks

JSE remains weaker, weighed down partly by lower than expected growth figures for SA for the first quarter, which show that GDP expanded by only 1.3%

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Rand weakens above R12/$ on strong US data, lower GDP growth

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Rand breaks above R12/$ level again as GDP growth in first quarter disappoints

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Bonds weaken as rand breaks through R12/$

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Bonds weaken as rand breaks above the R12 to the dollar mark after solid US durable goods report showing rise for second month in row

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Gold drops more than 1% as dollar rally continues

GOLD SMELTING: Job creation could best be achieved by industrial development. It was believed that manufacturing could employ a much higher proportion of workers than mining because of its greater need for skilled labour.  Picture: PIETER DE RAS

Gold falls more than 1% as dollar extends gains following stronger US inflation data, comments from US Fed chairwoman that reinforce bank’s tightening bias on policy

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Oil drops on US shale outlook, dollar

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Oil falls to about $65 a barrel, pressured by possibility US shale oil producers could increase drilling activity and by stronger dollar

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Dollar hits one-month high as periphery woes weigh on Europe

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Greece’s financial crisis, signs of growing opposition to austerity in Spain send euro to lowest level in month, while shares, commodities take a knock as dollar rises

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COMPANY COMMENT: Investec; Tongaat Hulett

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Black and white with red spots at Investec, while record cash flows at Tongaat Hulett suggest directors are comfortable with medium-term prospects

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Oil companies playing bigger role in debate over climate change

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Oil companies ratcheting up involvement in debate over climate change as roleplayers gear up for global summit on the issue at end of year in Paris

Multimedia

WATCH: Stock Watch pick — Lentus Asset Management and PSG Wealth

BDTV's Giulietta Talevi and her guests – Nic Norman-Smith from Lentus Asset Management and Ricus Reeders of PSG Wealth – look at the day’s top performers and take your stock-related questions.

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Top FTSE companies fail to meet target for women at the top

UK boards miss 25% target for women directors as drive to diversity flounders

Quotes you’ll either love or hate depending on whether you’re making or losing money right now, writes Michel Pireu

STREET DOGS: Three movie quotes

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The commission is a soft touch and restricted in what fines it can apply, writes Stuart Theobald

Oddities of foreign exchange probe

JSE top Gainers

at 17:29 on 26 May 2015
BEG350.00%
ORE3441.67%
MRI814.29%
BSR37513.64%
SNU2210.00%

JSE top Losers

at 17:29 on 26 May 2015
RAR246-18.00%
CMO19-17.39%
ILE12-14.29%
THA560-13.85%
NPK3640-13.33%
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Webtrader calls top traders to test their mettle

Participants have chance to assess their trading strategies on wide range of financial instruments, including shares, contracts for differences

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Europe

G-7 to weigh Grexit and US growth

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Group of Seven finance ministers meet in Germany this week against backdrop of faltering global growth, scant inflationary pressures and a bond market in turmoil

Markets

WATCH: Market Pick — SASFIN

Andrew Newell from Cannon Asset Managers discusses his stock pick of the day: SFN - SASFIN / 60.00 / +1.69%

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WATCH: Stock Watch pick — Illovo and ISA

Nic Norman-Smith from Lentus Asset Management chose ILV – Illovo / 18.82 / DOWN 10.68% as his stock pick of the day and Ricus Reeders of PSG Wealth chose ISA – ISA Holdings / 0.80 / DOWN 5.88%


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Opinion

How the JSE can unite business in SA

If the business establishment wants rid of BEE then it should invent a new, inclusive game all of its own and save its balance sheets

Global Indicators

FTSE 100 -1.26%
United Kingdom
Price6943.45
Change-88.27
% down -1.26%
-1.12%
Price18028.39
Change-203.63
% down -1.12%
JSE -1.89%
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Price52963.39
Change-1022.2729
% down -1.89%
361.63%
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Change4520.4
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