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European shares hold steady

The FTSEurofirst 300 index steadied around the previous session’s three-week highs on Friday.

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Tanzania’s gold output rises

Gold output in Tanzania edged up 1.26 percent in 2014, snapping a two-year decline, according to government data.

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Hong Kong shares jump

Hong Kong stocks were on Friday buoyed by further gains in mainland China markets.

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European shares extend losing streak
May 14 2015 at 10:31

Bond market jitters and a rebound in the euro currency weighed on European stocks on Thursday.

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Hang Seng index ends up
May 14 2015 at 10:31

Hong Kong's benchmark share index ended slightly higher on Thursday.

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SA won’t raise rates over CPI breach - Kganyago
May 14 2015 at 10:17

SA inflation will need to rise above the Reserve Bank’s target range over a longer period before the bank considers raising interest rates, says its governor.

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Rand finds firmer footing
May 14 2015 at 09:35

South Africa’s rand held its ground against the dollar on Thursday morning.

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Bond market jitters weigh on European shares
May 14 2015 at 09:25

European shares extended a losing streak on Thursday as bond market jitters weighed on stocks.

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Oil falls in Asian trade
May 14 2015 at 06:27

Oil prices fell in Asia on Wednesday as lacklustre Chinese economic data raised concerns about demand.

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Euro steady, dollar under pressure
May 14 2015 at 06:26

The euro held steady on Thursday on the back of an improving eurozone economy.

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Bond market selloff dents appeal of equities
May 14 2015 at 06:26

The US dollar huddled near three-month lows on Thursday after poor retail data proved a disappointment to those expecting a strong American economic rebound from a weather-weakened first quarter.

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Wall Street little changed in earnings lull
May 14 2015 at 06:25

Wall Street's major indexes gave up early gains to end Wednesday's session little changed.

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Britain’s FTSE bounces back
May 13 2015 at 10:38

Britain’s top share index rose in early trading on Wednesday.

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