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Nigerian central bank moves to curb speculation

Nigeria's central bank has barred banks from holding their own funds in dollars, the governor said on Thursday.

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Asian markets rally - mostly

Asian markets mostly rallied on Thursday, with investors reversing a recent sell-off spurred by a Wall Street recovery.

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Green bonds sell big in 2014

A “green” bond market has taken root this year, with money managers jumping in to buy new environmentally-focused bonds.

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Oil drops below $59 – first time in f ...

OIL FELL below $59 (R686) a barrel for the first time since May 2009 yesterday, extending a six-month sell-off as slowing Chinese factory acti ...

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Nigerian central bank moves to curb speculation
December 18 2014 at 13:42

Nigeria's central bank has barred banks from holding their own funds in dollars, the governor said on Thursday.

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Asian markets rally - mostly
December 18 2014 at 11:09

Asian markets mostly rallied on Thursday, with investors reversing a recent sell-off spurred by a Wall Street recovery.

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Green bonds sell big in 2014
December 18 2014 at 09:45

A “green” bond market has taken root this year, with money managers jumping in to buy new environmentally-focused bonds.

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Rand inches higher, remains vulnerable
December 18 2014 at 09:09

South Africa's rand was slightly firmer in late afternoon trade on Wednesday.

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Asian markets mixed
December 17 2014 at 13:26

Asian markets were mixed on Wednesday as bargain-hunting was offset by more losses on Wall Street.

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Russia selling off foreign currency
December 17 2014 at 12:02

Russia's finance ministry is selling its foreign currency to support the ruble, a spokeswoman says,

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Oil drops below $59 – first time in five years
December 17 2014 at 07:23

OIL FELL below $59 (R686) a barrel for the first time since May 2009 yesterday, extending a six-month sell-off as slowing Chinese factory activity and weakening emerging-market currencies added to concerns about demand. In... Read Story
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Rand firms after Fitch maintains rating
December 15 2014 at 09:47

The rand has firmed against the US dollar, recouping some recent losses.

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Sydney stocks drop as hostage drama unfolds
December 15 2014 at 10:45

Asian markets fell on Monday as oil remained near five-year lows.

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Crude oil drops to five-year low
December 15 2014 at 07:15

CRUDE oil markets fell 3 percent or more to plumb new five-year lows on Friday after the world’s energy watchdog forecast even lower prices on weaker demand and larger supplies next year. Benchmark Brent oil settled ... Read Story
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