Mediclinic boost lifts Industrial index on JSE

42 minutes ago

Private healthcare group Mediclinic International has been the star of the show on the JSE, gaining more than 13% in early trade and helping to lift the Industrial index.

Naspers reaches new all-time high on JSE

2017-04-25 13:28

Naspers, by far the biggest share on the JSE, has reached a new all-time high of R2 558.44, lifting the Industrial index to a 0.60% gain by mid-morning.

JSE rises as market favourite Macron wins French poll

2017-04-24 14:04

The JSE has followed global markets higher after French voters opted for market favourite Emmanuel Macron, reducing the risk of another Brexit-like shock.

New ETF aims to boost investment in Africa

2017-04-20 17:22

A new ETF has recently been listed on the JSE offering investment opportunities across African exchanges.

JSE posts modest gains as rand remains stable

2017-04-19 12:37

Stability seems to have returned to the JSE despite some turmoil on international markets and except for the Gold index, all major indices have risen modestly.

Rally in JSE financials gains momentum

2017-04-12 13:19

The recovery of the financial sector on the JSE, with banking shares on the forefront, has gained momentum despite news that Fitch has downgraded SA's banks.

JSE lifts as nervous market stabilises

2017-04-11 13:39

The local market seems to be stabilising after President Jacob Zuma's controversial Cabinet reshuffle and the junk downgrade, with all major indices higher by mid-morning.

Semblance of calm returns to battered banking sector on JSE

2017-04-07 13:30

A measure of calm has returned to the JSE's financial sector, with banking shares supported by a somewhat stronger rand.

Banking index bleeds over 11% in a week

2017-04-06 12:55

Banking shares have again been the big losers in the JSE's financial sector, with the index losing more than 11% of its value over the past week since the finance mininster's axing.

Gold shares glimmer among gloom as banking sector battered on JSE

2017-04-04 13:53

Investors in gold shares have received an unexpected bonanza from the country’s political turmoil, after S&P downgraded South Africa’s credit rating to junk status.


Financial index drags down JSE as banking stocks falter

2017-04-26 13:35

South African banking shares have held the JSE back, on a day when world markets were surging on bigger optimism about the global economy.

International markets positive following French election

2017-04-24 18:19

The JSE caught the wave of positive movements extending across international markets after the French election outcome followed the predicted polls.

JSE spotlight on iron ore as most indices tread water

2017-04-21 12:57

The JSE's Resources index has risen after iron prices jumped sharply, with other indices showing marginal losses and low volumes as the rand strengthened further

Strong rand dulls gold's lustre on JSE

2017-04-20 13:55

Resources shares have remained under the whip as the rand continues to firm, and investors in gold shares in particular are beginning to suffer serious losses.

JSE shares take cue from stronger rand

2017-04-13 13:17

The stronger rand, which strengthened on hopes that President Jacob Zuma might still be removed, has been a major factor in determining which way share prices go.

‘Trump tweet sees investors rush to safety’

2017-04-11 18:30

Markets ended firmer as banks and retailers gained on the back of a stronger rand, with gold being the main beneficiary of heightened geopolitical risk led by US President Donald Trump’s latest twitter threats.

BHP Billiton lifts JSE as most indices in limbo on Fitch downgrade

2017-04-10 12:06

A sharp rise in BHP Billiton stocks has pulled the local market higher, but most indices on the JSE have been treading water after Fitch downgraded SA to junk status.

Rand weakens as Zuma's survival seen strengthening

2017-04-06 18:48

The JSE has ended flat as the rand and government bonds weakened, due to market concerns President Jacob Zuma could survive the resistance building against him.

JSE assets tumble as Zuma dodges calls to step down

2017-04-05 13:40

South African bonds and the rand have fallen after President Jacob Zuma is said to have bolstered his position by fending off calls from senior ruling party officials to quit.

JSE investigates Oakbay trades

2017-04-03 18:57

The JSE’s market regulation team has identified certain trades in Oakbay Resources and Energy shares that appeared to be evidence of market abuse.

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