Oil markets take breather after five-day rally

Investors scoop up profits on concerns surging prices may reduce demand

7 hours ago
Asian markets feel drag of Evergrande and power shortage in China

Analysts warn blackouts could affect Chinese industrial stocks

8 hours ago
Market data — September 27 2021

Market data including bonds and fuel prices

Bonds hit by selloff as inflation fears spook investors

Yields on 10-year bonds reached their highest level since May

MARKET WRAP: JSE slightly firmer as investors digest risks in China

Industrial metals & mining, resources and listed property stocks help the local bourse edge higher

Oil prices rise as global demand picks up

Oil prices rose for a fifth straight day with Brent at its highest since October 2018 and heading for $80

Sharp gains in oil support global markets

European stocks gain ground after Germany’s election results rule out chances of a purely left-wing coalition

JSE firms as investors digest risks in China

Oanda’s Jeffrey Halley says markets seem to be ‘pricing in Evergrande as a fully controllable outcome that won’t spill over China’s borders’

Gold rises on soft dollar

Subdued greenback and slight retreat in US treasury yields props up metal as investors prepare for week of speeches from Fed policymakers

Supply worries support oil

Prices rise for a fifth consecutive day, with Brent heading for $80 amid supply concerns

Asian shares inch higher as risk-on sentiment returns

Equities rise, though a surge in oil prices to three-year highs may inflame inflation fears and aggravate central banks’ recent hawkish turn

JSE to contend with muted Asian markets on Monday after volatile week

The local bourse was closed on Friday, when global markets were mixed, as they digested risks from China and the future of US monetary policy

Market data — September 26 2021

Market data including bonds and fuel prices

Palm oil futures expected to stay strong until March

Indonesia’s biofuel mandate and higher export taxes underpin prices

MARKET WRAP: Rates decision buoys JSE and rand

JSE all share has gained 1.89% this week after slumping 2.24% on Monday to its lowest level since January

Rand firms after Reserve Bank leaves rates unchanged

The MPC’s decision was in line with a median forecast of 19 economists in a Bloomberg survey

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