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7 days ago
Asian stocks drop from one-year high
Asian stocks drop from one-year high

Asian shares pulled back from a one-year high on Wednesday.

7 days ago
Wall Street slips from highs
Wall Street slips from highs

American stocks eased from record highs on Tuesday after comments from Federal Reserve officials fuelled speculation of an ...

8 days ago
Congo’s copper output falls
Congo’s copper output falls

Copper output in Democratic Republic of Congo, Africa's top producer, falls 14 percent in the first half of 2016 to 466 250 tonnes.

8 days ago
Emerging bull run thunders on
Emerging bull run thunders on

A thundering bull run in emerging markets has investors polishing their horns on record high Russian stocks and a two-year peak in Brazil.

8 days ago
Oil nears $46 a barrel
Oil nears $46 a barrel

Oil traded nears $46 a barrel as Nigeria’s oil minister signals the prospect of production cuts from OPEC was unlikely.

8 days ago
Gold in back-to-back rally
Gold in back-to-back rally

Gold rallies as falling equities lift demand for a haven and the outlook for supportive monetary easing makes non-yielding assets more attractive.

8 days ago
Rand rally resumes in early trade
Rand rally resumes in early trade
Currencies

SA’s rand buoyed by continued investor appetite for high-yielding assets.

8 days ago
Asian stocks expand gains
Asian stocks expand gains

Asian shares rose to one-year highs on Tuesday, supported by a jump in oil prices.

8 days ago
Dollar treads water, sterling sags
Dollar treads water, sterling sags
Currencies

The dollar was caught in a narrow range on Tuesday ahead of US data due later in the session.

8 days ago
Wall Street ends at record highs
Wall Street ends at record highs

All three major US stock indexes ended at all-time highs on Monday, extending their record-setting climb of the past few weeks.

9 days ago
China markets on a roll
China markets on a roll

World shares set up camp at one-year peaks as a rally in Chinese stocks help offset news that Japan's economic growth ground to a halt.

9 days ago
OPEC may reignite talks
OPEC may reignite talks

OPEC will probably revive talks on freezing oil output levels when it meets non-OPEC nations next month.

9 days ago
Dollar on the back foot
Dollar on the back foot
Currencies

The dollar was on the defensive on Monday, pressured by downbeat US data.

9 days ago
Asian stocks mixed
Asian stocks mixed

A rally in Chinese stocks on Monday helped offset news that Japan's economic growth had ground to a halt last quarter.

9 days ago
Rand steady in early trade
Rand steady in early trade
Currencies

Traders said the rand could get support from investors seeking higher yields in emerging markets this week.