The rand was set for its fifth day of gains on Friday as global risk- on sentiment prevailed amid the gradual revival of economic activity in the world’s largest economies. 

At 11.11am, the rand had firmed 0.23% to R16.8124/$, 0.39% to R19.0527/€, and was flat at R21.2617/£. The euro was little changed at $1.338. ..

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