JSE gains as global sentiment improves

President Xi Jinping said on Friday that China wants to complete a phase-one trade deal with the US and to avoid a trade war

2 hours ago
Rand on track for third consecutive weekly gain

The local currency reached its best level in three weeks on Thursday as the SA Reserve Bank kept the rate at 6.5%

3 hours ago
Gold hardly changed amid lingering trade uncertainty

US-China trade war has lifted metal about 14% higher in 2019, on track for its biggest yearly gain since 2010

6 hours ago
Asian shares recover from three-week lows but trade tension caps gains

Fears grow that US President Donald Trump is expected to sign into law two bills backing protesters in Hong Kong

6 hours ago
Trade talk uncertainty upsets oil market

Brent crude futures fall despite likelihood of Opec and Russia extending production cuts

6 hours ago
JSE on track for weekly gain on Friday ahead of Naspers results

The US-China trade war has been the dominant theme in global markets this week, while locally the Reserve Bank kept rates on hold as expected

7 hours ago
Market data — November 21 2019

Market data including bonds, unit trusts and fuel prices

MARKET WRAP: JSE drops as global markets ponder US-China trade war

China’s commerce ministry says  it will push to reach a partial trade deal with the US

World stocks slide as US-China deal seen as not likely in 2019

European stocks were in the red on trade-deal worries as US stock futures fell 0.1%, with Asian shares also down

Rand climbs to three-week high as interest rates remain on hold

The latest decision follows a weak inflation report, which raised questions over the possibility of a cut

Oil edges lower on new US-China trade deal worries

Opec and its allies are likely to extend oil output cuts until mid-2020 when they meet in December

JSE drops as trade-war jitters likely to push into 2020

Locally, markets are awaiting the SA Reserve Bank's monetary policy decision later on Thursday

Rand firms slightly ahead of repo rate decision

The market has largely priced in that the Bank will keep the rate unchanged at 6.5%

WATCH: Will the SA Reserve Bank cut interest rates?

SA's inflation rate hit an eight-year low in October, coming in at 3.7%

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