The rand was firmer on Wednesday morning, set for its first day of gains in three, as investors mulled US president Donald Trump's decision to halt stimulus talks.

At 10.23am, the rand had firmed 0.80% to R16.5908/$, 0.57% to R19.5015/€ and 0.41% to R21.4330/£. The euro had firmed 0.20% to $1.1755. ..

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