The reception area of the Johannesburg Stock Exchange. File picture: Leon Nicholas

Johannesburg - South African stocks touched life-time highs on Monday as shares of the top three gold producers, Harmony Gold, AngloGold Ashanti and Gold Fields, surged.

The benchmark Top-40 index touched a record high of 36,421.32, while the All-share index hit 40,822.08, its highest ever. - Reuters