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22 days ago
Commodities stocks push European shares up
Commodities stocks push European shares up

European equities advanced on Friday, with French hotel group Accor among the top climbers.

22 days ago
Hong Kong shares climb
Hong Kong shares climb

The Hang Seng Index rose 0.4 percent on Friday, while the China Enterprises Index gained 0.6 percent.

Currencies
22 days ago
Rand flat against the dollar
Rand flat against the dollar

Currency dealers and analysts expect caution to prevail ahead of SA’s rating review by Standard & Poor's today.

Commodities
22 days ago
No deal on OPEC output ceiling
No deal on OPEC output ceiling

OPEC leaders have failed to agree on a clear oil-output strategy, with Iran insisting on raising its own production.

22 days ago
Asian stocks advance
Asian stocks advance

Asian shares climbed on Friday as investors looked to US employment data that could add to or detract from the case for a ...

22 days ago
Wall Street makes slight gains
Wall Street makes slight gains

Wall Street closed slightly higher on Thursday as fresh data gave a rosier view of the American economy.

Currencies
22 days ago
Weak rand sours mood ahead of ratings review
Weak rand sours mood ahead of ratings review

South Africa’s weak rand and sluggish economic growth are making foreign investors think long and hard about local prospects.

Currencies
23 days ago
Rand sours Zimbabwe’s prospects
Rand sours Zimbabwe’s prospects

The Zimbabwean economy will continue to suffer deflationary pressures throughout 2016.

23 days ago
Hong Kong shares close slightly higher
Hong Kong shares close slightly higher

The Hang Seng Index rose 0.5 percent on Thursday, while the China Enterprises Index gained 0.6 percent.

Currencies
23 days ago
Rand makes up ground against the dollar
Rand makes up ground against the dollar

South Africa's rand firms for a third consecutive session against the dollar on Thursday morning.

23 days ago
Asian stocks ease on global growth woes
Asian stocks ease on global growth woes

Asian stocks eased on Thursday after surveys showed global manufacturing activity and demand remain weak.

23 days ago
Wall Street notches minor gains
Wall Street notches minor gains

American stocks fluctuated before closing slightly higher on Wednesday as investors processed data on global manufacturing.

24 days ago
Hong Kong shares slide
Hong Kong shares slide

The Hang Seng Index fell 0.3 percent on Wednesday, while the China Enterprises Index was unchanged.

Commodities
24 days ago
Oil slips ahead of OPEC gathering
Oil slips ahead of OPEC gathering

Oil slips, heading for the longest run of declines since April, as OPEC ministers gather in Vienna.

Commodities
24 days ago
Oil dips in Asian trade
Oil dips in Asian trade

Oil prices dipped in Asia on Wednesday, even as official China data showed factory activity expanded in May.