The JSE broke a six-day winning streak on Tuesday, with global markets mixed amid concern over the rising number of countries grappling with rapidly increasing Covid-19 cases, despite lockdown restrictions in place.

On Monday, President Cyril Ramaphosa extended level 3 lockdown restrictions to February 15, with land borders closed and the ban on alcohol sales remaining in place...

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