Gold shares score on JSE as Brexit prompts safe haven flight

2016-06-24 12:18

Gold shares have been the big winners on the JSE as investors poured into safe havens to escape global market turmoil after Britain voted to leave the European Union.

Asian stocks head for worst rout in 10 months on Brexit

2016-06-24 11:22

Asian stocks have headed for the steepest slump in 10 months as Britain’s vote to leave the EU raised fears that a divided Europe will further damage global growth.

US stock futures tumble amid post-Brexit global selloff

2016-06-24 09:06

US stock futures have plunged, triggering a brief trading curb as the UK’s Brexit vote fanned speculation that a divided Europe would damage already fragile global growth.

Hong Kong stocks extend gains as Shanghai falters

2016-06-23 14:28

Hong Kong stocks have capped a fifth day of gains, led by banks, as Britons began voting to decide whether to stay in the European Union.

Brexit looms over Europe as growth and inflation remain elusive

2016-06-23 11:55

Growth in the euro area’s private sector has slowed more than economists predicted in June, with firms expressing fears about uncertainty ahead of the UK’s Brexit vote.

Asia markets edge up, pound rallies as Britain votes

2016-06-23 07:37

The pound has rallied against the dollar in Asian trade while stock markets were mostly up, but traders stepped nervously as they await the result of the UK's EU poll.

US stocks edge higher as market awaits British vote

2016-06-22 15:55

Wall Street stocks have opened slightly higher in cautious trade ahead of the British vote on whether to exit the European Union.

Financials shine as JSE rides wave of renewed risk appetite

2016-06-22 13:17

Financial shares have been the biggest winners on the JSE, as the local market rides a wave of renewed global risk appetite as investors bet Britain will stay in the EU.

European stocks little changed as investors turn cautious

2016-06-22 10:14

European stocks have been little changed, paring earlier gains, as investors turned cautious before UK's vote on European Union membership.

Global stocks mostly rise ahead of Brexit vote

2016-06-22 07:41

Global stocks have mostly risen, adding to recent gains on continued momentum from expectations that Britain is more likely to stay in the European Union.


Carnage hits global markets

2016-06-24 11:36

Carnage has come to global markets as Britain voted to leave the EU, sending sterling on a record plunge and pummelling equities across the world.

S&P prepares UK downgrade as Britain votes to leave EU

2016-06-24 11:04

S&P Global Ratings is preparing to remove the UK’s top credit grade after the country voted to leave the European Union.

Brexit upends global markets as stocks, pound plunge, yen soars

2016-06-24 07:53

Global markets have buckled as Britain’s vote on European Union membership infected every asset class.

JSE investors on sidelines as world awaits Brexit vote

2016-06-23 13:46

Local investors have mostly been on the sidelines, with slight gains in the two main indices as the Resources index strengthened 1.10% in morning trade.

Asia markets, pound edge up as Britain starts voting

2016-06-23 10:45

The pound has climbed against the dollar in Asian trade while stock markets were mostly up but traders stepped nervously as UK began voting in a knife-edge in-out EU referendum.

US stocks dip ahead of British EU vote

2016-06-23 07:33

US stocks have finished narrowly lower on the eve of a closely-contested British referendum on whether to leave the European Union.

Asia stocks mostly up ahead of Britain EU vote

2016-06-22 15:11

Asian markets have mostly risen as Britain heads into a high-stakes referendum on its future in the EU, after Fed boss warned a vote to leave could hammer world markets.

Global stocks trade near week-high before Brexit vote

2016-06-22 12:32

Global equities have traded near a one-week high and the pound approached its strongest level in five months a day before Britons vote on membership in the EU.

US stocks edge up ahead of Yellen testimony

2016-06-22 08:03

US stocks have opened higher ahead of congressional testimony from the Fed chair expected to focus on monetary policy and UK's referendum on remaining in the EU.

Asian traders on edge ahead of Britain EU vote

2016-06-22 07:36

Investors have trodden a cautious line a day before the UK's referendum on its future in the EU, with the Fed warning that a vote to leave could hammer world markets.

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