The JSE was lower on Thursday morning as global equities remained in negative territory, and worries about the resurgence of Covid-19 cases and waning US stimulus hopes weighed on markets.

At 11.03am, the JSE all share was down 1.73% to 54,438.34 points and the top 40 was 1.84% lower. Resources lost 1.84% and industrials 1.92%. ..

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