The JSE tracked stronger global markets on Wednesday, as investors concerns about the effect of the Omicron variant of Covid-19 on the world economy eased.

However, comments by US Federal Reserve chair Jerome Powell ( on Tuesday that the central bank’s asset purchases may need to be tapered faster to fight rising inflation remain a source of unease...

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