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JSE stocks end lower

JSE stocks ended slightly lower as subdued commodity prices and concerns about Chinese growth pulled resource shares down.

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UK pound, shares up after Scots vote ‘no’

Pound sterling jumped and British shares climbed after Scotland rejected independence from the United Kingdom in a landmark referendum.

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Wall Street rises as Scots stay in UK

US stocks were rising, setting record highs on the Dow and S&P 500 after Scotland's vote to remain in the United Kingdom removed market uncertainty and Alib... Read Story

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Rand near seven-month lows
September 19 2014 at 10:59

South Africa's rand held near a seven-month low against the dollar, looking set to end the week with a loss as markets took in the end of Governor Gill Marcus' five-year term at the bank.

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Oil prices down in Asian trade
September 19 2014 at 06:23

Oil prices edged lower in Asia on Friday under pressure from a supply glut and a strengthening US dollar.

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Dow at record as Fed-driven rally continues
September 19 2014 at 06:22

American stocks rose on Thursday, a day after the US Federal Reserve kept intact its pledge to keep interest rates low.

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Asian shares tread water
September 19 2014 at 06:22

The British pound rose sharply after early results from the Scottish independence vote reinforced expectations Scotland would remain in the United Kingdom, while Asian shares gave up some of their earlier gains on Wall Str... Read Story
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US dollar hits six-year peak vs yen
September 18 2014 at 18:32

The dollar hit a more than six-year peak against the yen on data showing US jobless claims fell more than expected last week.

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S&P hits record on Fed support
September 18 2014 at 18:45

US stocks were rising, with the S&P 500 hitting a record high a day after the US Federal Reserve renewed its commitment to keeping interest rates low.

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Naspers, banks lead JSE stocks higher
September 18 2014 at 18:52

South African stocks ended higher, led by Naspers after a broker upgrade while banks extended gains for the third straight session.

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Rand hits 7-month low as Marcus exits
September 18 2014 at 19:00

South Africa's rand weakened against the dollar, falling to a 7-month low after respected Reserve Bank Governor Gill Marcus said she would not renew her contract when her five-year term ends in November.

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China launches gold market
September 18 2014 at 12:04

China is one of the biggest gold consumers in the world - and now it’s launched a new market for trading the precious metal.

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Rand firms before rate decision
September 18 2014 at 10:33

SA’s rand firmed against the dollar early on Thursday before the Reserve Bank's fifth interest rate decision of the year.

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