JSE notes its earnings dropped by a quarter
The company says its performance was affected by lower revenue in the equity and bond markets
The JSE has reported a drop in earnings of at least a fifth for the half year to June, owing to lower bond-market takings, fluctuations in the local currency and lower interest during the Covid-19 pandemic period.
On Thursday, the exchange said revenue for the period dropped 6% to R1.242bn, compared to R1.324bn in the previous comparative period. ..