The JSE was firmer on Thursday, as investors awaited the European Central Bank (ECB) policy meeting later in the day.

Most analysts were not expecting a change in policy stance but were focusing on the message the ECB would deliver on its inflation forecasts. The ECB meeting comes after the euro marked a two-year high at the beginning of September.

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