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Worst quarter in three years at JSE

Africa’s largest stock index rounded off the worst quarter in three years yesterday as investors continued to pull out of emerging markets in anticipation... Read Story

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Greenback climbs against yen

The dollar broke the 110 yen barrier for the first time in more than six years on Wednesday.

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Oil rebounds in Asian trade

Oil prices rebounded in Asia on Wednesday following sharp falls the day before.

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JSE stocks record big quarterly fall

Africa’s largest stock index rounded off the worst quarter in three years as investors continued to pull out of emerging markets.

Worst quarter in three years at JSE

Africa’s largest stock index rounded off the worst quarter in three years yesterday as investors continued to pull out of emerging marke ...

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Asian stocks on edge as Hong Kong seethes
September 29 2014 at 05:54

The dollar hit a four-year peak against a basket of currencies in early Asian trade on Monday, bolstering Japanese shares.

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JSE stocks set for quarterly fall
September 26 2014 at 19:17

South African stocks eked out gains, snapping a four-day losing streak.

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Rand falls to fresh 8-month lows
September 26 2014 at 19:19

South Africa's currency tested fresh eight month lows against the dollar as the already rampant US currency received a further boost from upbeat GDP numbers.

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US futures edge up after sell off
September 26 2014 at 14:49

US stock index futures were inching higher after major indexes suffered their biggest drop since July.

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Blackberry, Nike among most active
September 26 2014 at 14:54

US-listed shares of Blackberry were leading premarket actives on the Nasdaq after the company posted quarterly results.

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Oil market firms after choppy week
September 26 2014 at 16:26

Oil prices rose slightly, striking a stable note after diving earlier this week to two-year lows on fears over ample supplies and weak demand.

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Tokyo investors remain optimistic
September 26 2014 at 16:32

Tokyo investors are eyeing a rosy future, with a reconfigured pension fund investment, more central bank easing and a possible extra government budget to safeguard the fragile recovery, analysts said.

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US stocks gain on Nike, GDP data
September 26 2014 at 17:16

US stocks opened higher, rallying after losses following a strong earnings report from Dow member Nike and solid data on second-quarter economic growth.

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‘UK talking to six banks about probe’
September 26 2014 at 17:54

Britain's financial regulator has intensified talks with six major banks over allegations of collusion and manipulation in the foreign exchange market.

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JSE has worst week in 15 months
September 26 2014 at 14:17

South Africa’s main stocks gauge fell in the biggest weekly decline since June 2013 as foreigners sold shares.

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