Bullsandbears
REUTERS

ECB stimulus hopes lift mood in Europe

European shares edged up and the euro hit a one-week low against the dollar.

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HongKongView
Reuters.

Hong Kong shares post best day in 7 weeks

Hong Kong shares had its best daily gain since early September, underpinned by a rally in US shares and optimism the Chinese government will roll out more stimu... Read Story

FSTETrader1234
Reuters.

UK's FTSE lags continental peers

Britain's FTSE 100 lagged small gains in main euro zone equity indexes as a gloomy update from British American Tobacco weighed on companies which sell consumer... Read Story

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Rand steady as market awaits budget
October 20 2014 at 10:31

South Africa's rand traded in a narrow range against the US dollar, with domestic focus firmly on Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene's medium term budget statement for an update on the health of the economy.

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Japanese stocks lead rebound
October 20 2014 at 06:24

Japanese stocks led a rally in Asia on Monday, after solid US data and earnings calmed tumult in global financial markets.

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Oil rises in Asian trade
October 20 2014 at 06:23

Oil prices rose in Asia on Monday, lifted by a surge in equities following last week's sharp gains on Wall Street.

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Fund managers fasten seatbelts
October 17 2014 at 18:37

Even the wildest markets nearly always draw opportunists looking for profitable ways to play them.

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Rand firmer as global sell-off eases
October 17 2014 at 18:30

The rand strengthened against the dollar as risk aversion, abated after a week of volatility that saw most emerging-market currencies weaken on deteriorating prospects for global growth.

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JSE stocks log best gain in a year
October 17 2014 at 18:26

South African stocks rebounded, led by retailers, as worries about global economic growth eased.

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Wall Street rallies on profits, data
October 17 2014 at 17:46

New York - US stocks rose on Friday, with each of the major indexes up more than 1 percent, following a batch of solid earnings reports that eased concerns about the impact of weak global demand on US growth and businesses... Read Story
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Oil market rebounds
October 17 2014 at 14:35

World oil prices rebounded, a day after the US benchmark fell below $80 (R887) for the first time in more than two years.

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US futures gain on Fed speculation
October 17 2014 at 14:33

US stock index futures rose, putting the S&P 500 on track to trim its decline for the week.

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World stocks hit nine-month low
October 17 2014 at 13:08

World stocks hit a nine-month low but oil and southern European bonds were off their week's worst levels.

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