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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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Asia cheered by US economic resilience
December 4 2014 at 06:12

Asian stocks rose on Thursday amid fresh signs of resilience in the US economy.

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Platinum shortfall expected
December 3 2014 at 12:37

The platinum market is expected to see a shortfall of 885,000 ounces this year, a report says.

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Hong Kong investors brush off Wall Street
December 3 2014 at 12:26

Hong Kong shares dropped 0.95 percent on Wednesday, wiping out almost all the previous day's gains.

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Nigeria: Naira at new record low
December 3 2014 at 05:10

Nigeria’s naira hit yet another record low against the dollar yesterday, trading outside the target band set by the central bank last week after the bank auctioned dollars at the currency’s newly devalued rate,... Read Story
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Price slump adds to mining woes
December 3 2014 at 04:48

South African mining companies are fretting about the impact of sliding global commodity prices.

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Asian shares hold steady
December 3 2014 at 06:27

Asian shares and the dollar got off to a steady start on Wednesday.

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Oil prices tumble after Iraq deal
December 3 2014 at 06:27

Oil prices tumbled on Tuesday after the Iraqi government and autonomous Kurds struck a deal that will boost the country's crude oil exports.

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Energy shares lead Wall Street higher
December 3 2014 at 06:26

American stocks rose on Tuesday as energy stocks led the S&P 500 and Dow.

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Shanghai surges to three-year high
December 2 2014 at 11:43

Asian shares rose on Tuesday, with energy firms clawing back some losses as oil prices recovered from multi-year lows.

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Rand, bonds weaken
December 2 2014 at 11:03

South Africa's rand and government bonds weakened on Tuesday but stayed within ranges set in the previous session.

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