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What Europe's bold interest rate cuts mean for SA
What Europe's bold interest rate cuts mean for SA
Speaking at a press conference in Frankfurt on Thursday afternoon, president of the European Central Bank (ECB) Mario Draghi said its governing...
Rates hike boosts confidence, growth
Rates hike boosts confidence, growth
There was no surprise when last month's inflation remained outside the South African Reserve Bank's target band for the third month in a row. But...
Gold gains as unrest is weighed against US outlook
Gold gains as unrest is weighed against US outlook
Gold gained in New York, after the first weekly loss in seven, as investors weighed tension in Ukraine and Gaza against the outlook for higher US...
Fed tapering could threaten Africa’s growth, says World Bank
Fed tapering could threaten Africa’s growth, says World Bank
Tighter global financing conditions, lower commodity prices and political unrest could weaken growth prospects in sub-Saharan Africa, according to...
Rand weakens to 5-year low and bonds drop on Fed tapering
Rand weakens to 5-year low and bonds drop on Fed tapering
The rand slumped to a five-year low against the dollar on speculation that the Federal Reserve will end debt purchases this year. South African...
Rand gains after hitting five-year low
Rand gains after hitting five-year low
South Africa’s rand gained for the first time in five days as technical indicators suggested the currency’s slump to a more than...
Emerging stocks fall to one-month low on Chinese factory data
Emerging stocks fall to one-month low on Chinese factory data
Emerging-market stocks dropped, dragging the benchmark gauge to a one-month low, after a survey showed Chinese manufacturing expanded less than...
The tiger is getting a new rider
The tiger is getting a new rider
So TheBenBernanke, as cartoon strips call him, is heading for quieter pastures and one Janet Yellen, his deputy, is likely to take the reins at the...
Rand falls ahead of Fed policy meeting
Rand falls ahead of Fed policy meeting
The rand declined for the first time in three days, retreating from a five-week high, as Federal Reserve officials start a two-day policy meeting...
Rand climbs after Lawrence Summers's bid withdrawal
Rand climbs after Lawrence Summers's bid withdrawal
The rand climbed to a five-week high against the dollar on Monday after Lawrence Summers withdrew his bid to become Federal Reserve chairperson. Bonds gained, driving benchmark yields to the lowest since July. ...
Economic week ahead: US Fed, SARB in the spotlight
Economic week ahead: US Fed, SARB in the spotlight
South African officials are widely expected to leave rates on hold, but their American counterparts may make big news by scaling back their...
Economic week ahead: Inflation expected to average at 5.9%
Economic week ahead: Inflation expected to average at 5.9%
South African Reserve Bank projections point to headline inflation averaging 5.9% this year. Officials expect inflation to temporarily breach the...

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