US corporate earnings provide catalyst for stock gains

2018-10-16 18:00

The JSE closed firmer on Tuesday as global stocks shifted their attention to earnings releases from giants such as Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley.

Weaker Asian markets drag JSE into the red

2018-10-02 20:26

The JSE fails to hold onto the gains it posted on Monday as industry heavy weights drag the local bourse into negative territory.

JSE closes weaker as emerging markets remain subdued

2018-09-05 19:36

The JSE weakened further on Wednesday as the sell-off in emerging markets and the rand intensified

JSE rises as emerging market recovery continues

2018-08-22 21:14

The JSE rose for a third consecutive session on Wednesday as emerging markets remained buoyant.

Turkish Lira implosion spells trouble for emerging markets

2018-08-10 19:39

The JSE closed weaker on Friday even as rand hedge stocks rose on the back of the weaker rand.

JSE closes firmer after flat trading session

2018-07-18 18:45

The JSE closed firmer on Wednesday after a relatively muted trading session.

Weaker Chinese data weighs on global markets

2018-07-16 18:16

The JSE started the week on the backfoot as weak Chinese growth numbers weighed on global markets.

Stronger rand weighs on the JSE

2018-07-12 18:38

The JSE closed weaker on Thursday after erasing earlier gains as the negative trade war sentiment and stronger rand dragged the local bourse.

White men still rule, despite legislation aimed at transforming race balance

2018-07-01 10:01

Labour officials complain that courts fail to impose the maximum fine on companies who fall short of EE targets.

JSE mildly firmer amid indecision on the Trump-Kim summit

2018-06-12 19:41

The JSE closed firmer on Tuesday as global markets were undecided on the implications of the meeting between Donald Trump and the North Korean leader.


Total Shutdown members march on JSE over 'economic exclusion' of coloureds

2018-10-09 18:56

Residents from traditionally coloured communities have demanded that the Johannesburg Stock Exchange takes steps to include coloured people in the economy.

Year of 'scandals' spurs JSE to plan new rules

2018-09-19 15:27

The Johannesburg Stock Exchange says it’s proposing tighter listing rules after financial markets were 'shaken by a range of corporate scandals, rumours and innuendo' over the past year.

Naspers working to reduce exposure to JSE

2018-08-24 15:48

Naspers is working to reduce its exposure to Johannesburg’s stock exchange as it seeks to narrow its valuation gap with flagship asset Tencent.

JSE wrap: Stocks rebound to lift the JSE

2018-08-16 21:10

The JSE rebounded to close firmer on Thursday following Wednesday’s sharp sell-off.

JSE closes firmer as Reserve Bank keeps rates unchanged

2018-07-19 18:30

The JSE closed marginally firmer on Thursday after another mixed trading session.

Financials and retailers break the JSE’s losing streak

2018-07-17 19:05

The JSE broke a five-session losing streak to close firmer on Tuesday as financials and retailers lifted the local bourse.

Local bourse closes weaker as blue chips continue to struggle

2018-07-13 18:34

The JSE closed weaker for a fourth consecutive session on Friday to end the week in the red as the sell-off on the local bourse persisted

JSE bucks the trend in other global markets to close weaker

2018-07-10 19:54

The JSE bucked the trend to close lower on Tuesday as retailers and financials dragged the index lower

JSE erases earlier gains to end the day weaker

2018-06-26 20:26

The JSE erased earlier gains to close weaker on Tuesday as index heavyweight Naspers dragged the blue chips lower.

Sygnia CEO Magda Wierzycka takes on JSE over 'dubious' listings

2018-05-19 08:41

Outspoken Sygnia CEO Magda Wierzycka has lambasted the JSE, accusing it of “weak governance” by allowing dubious listings which have led to financial losses by investors.

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