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Rand remains on shaky ground

South Africa's rand recouped some of the previous day's sharp losses on Wednesday.

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Libya concerns weigh on oil

Oil prices were mixed in Asia on Wednesday as dealers eyed escalating violence in crude producer Libya.

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Asian shares drift lower as caution prevails

An index of Asian shares and the dollar both edged down on Wednesday.

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Browse Markets

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Nasdaq: exuberance yielding to reason
February 20 2015 at 11:26

As NCI closes in on all-time high, investors face a market that barely resembles the go-go era of 15 years ago.

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Japan stocks rally to 15-year high
February 20 2015 at 09:54

Japanese stocks rose to a fresh 15-year high on Friday with the dollar boosted by upbeat US data.

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Greek talks leave rand vulnerable
February 20 2015 at 09:59

Traders expecting volatility in the local currency as investors await an outcome from Greek debt talks.

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Euro under strain in Asian trade
February 20 2015 at 06:16

The euro struggled to pick up in Asia on Friday ahead of Greece's last-minute funding talks with its European creditors.

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Japan’s stocks extend rally
February 20 2015 at 06:15

Japanese stocks rose to a fresh 15-year high on Friday.

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Nasdaq streak continues
February 20 2015 at 06:15

The Nasdaq rose for a seventh straight session on Thursday as Priceline shares jumped.

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Oil sharply lower, futures flat
February 19 2015 at 15:37

US stock index futures were little changed on Thursday as investors looked ahead to data on the labour market.

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Greece lifts markets despite German rejection
February 19 2015 at 15:16

Greek proposal to extend bailout lifts European stocks to seven-year highs even though Germany rejects it.

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Mondelez begins ‘Coffee Made Happy’ push
February 19 2015 at 12:02

Mondelez International wants to boost African coffee output as part of a $200m programme aimed at farmers of the bean.

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UK FTSE falls off earlier highs
February 19 2015 at 11:27

Britain's top equity index on Thursday retreated from 15-year highs.

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