South African markets are jittery before a sovereign debt ratings review.
Asian shares joined Wall Street and Europe in surrendering some recent gains on Friday, retreating on the possibility of ...
China stocks rise after an official survey shows manufacturing activity expanded at its strongest pace in more than two years.
Emerging stocks rise marginally but are headed for their biggest monthly fall since January.
OPEC members are debating a deal to curtail oil production and prop up the price of crude.
The dollar pared earlier losses against the yen and euro on Wednesday as traders awaited news from the OPEC gathering.
Chinese equities and commodities tanked on Wednesday amid concerns that Beijing's efforts to support its currency could squeeze liquidity.
SA's rand plunged as much as 2.5% as the dollar recovered globally and President Jacob Zuma survived calls to step down.
European shares chalk up modest gains, after taking a battering from banks the previous day, but weak oil prices before a ...
Zinc for delivery in three months rose 2.9% to settle at $2 900 a metric ton on the London Metal Exchange on Monday afternoon.
Italy's political woes weighed on the euro and the greenback remained shy of recent highs on Tuesday.
SA's rand strengthened by 2% on Monday after ratings agencies affirmed the country's investment grade credit rating.
American stocks declined on Monday for their worst performance in nearly a month.
OPEC is trying to rescue a deal to limit oil output as tensions grow among the group and Russia.
South Africa's rand hovers near three-week highs against the dollar on Monday morning.