European auto stocks lead market rebound

2018-10-29 18:11

Stocks in Europe were buoyed following a report that China was considering cutting taxes on car purchases by more than half, to boost demand for the automobile sector which has been adversely affected by the trade war.

Treasury, JSE debt requirements seek more transparency at SOEs

2018-10-01 21:00

Proposed new debt listing requirements include stipulations that will compel state-owned entities looking to apply for debt securities to be more transparent.

National Treasury lauds electronic platform for government bonds

2018-08-29 22:01

The platform provides anonymity both pre-trade and post-trade and more price discovery, allowing traders to see live pricing.

Local bourse closes firmer after a mixed trading session

2018-08-29 19:43

The rand struggled against the US dollar as it weakened to a session low of R14.49/$ despite the US dollar trading mostly flat even as USA second quarter GDP numbers beat estimates.

JSE closes firmer as rand hedges advance

2018-07-27 21:04

Most movement was on USA GDP numbers which were released on Friday. The numbers came in slightly worse than expected at 4.1% annualized QoQ.


JSE falls as global stock rout continues

2018-10-11 18:36

Following a tech led sell-off in the USA on Wednesday, Asian markets slumped in Thursday’s trading which saw the Shanghai Composite Index fall 4.8%, while the Hang Seng and Nikkei lost 3.54% and 3.89% respectively.

Concerns over US-China trade spat reignites market jitters

2018-08-30 19:04

The rand retreated along with other emerging market currencies, particularly the Turkish lira.

JSE joins global stock rally on USA-Mexico NAFTA deal

2018-08-27 19:04

Markets reacted positively to the news of Chinese central bank intervention in the yuan which plugged a four-week slide in the currency.

JSE tracks global markets higher on improved Wall Street data

2018-07-24 19:47

Global markets rose on Tuesday following upbeat earnings from Wall Street and improved investor appetite lifted stocks.

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