JSE ends week on a high

2017-11-17 18:50

The rand also gained enough momentum to break below the R14/$ level to an intra-day high of R13.95 against the US dollar, but retreated it later trade.

JSE rebounds after two days of losses

2017-11-16 18:48

The JSE closed firmer on Thursday after two consecutive days of losses.

JSE follows global markets down for second day

2017-11-15 19:49

All indices closed the day down, expect for Industrials which inched by 0.1%

Stronger rand bad news for most major JSE indices

2017-11-15 12:02

South Africa is already paying a price for the current political uncertainty in the form of sharply higher bond yields. These yields supported the rand, but the stronger rand was bad news for the JSE.

JSE falls in line with global markets

2017-11-14 18:58

The major indices on the JSE ticked lower on Tuesday, in line with global equity markets

Weak rand lifts JSE

2017-11-13 21:05

Major indices on the JSE all ticked higher on Monday, as a softer rand enabled the local bourse outperform global equity markets.

JSE muted after subdued trading session

2017-11-10 19:02

The local bourse was muted on Friday, with equities not gaining any significant momentum.

JSE ends in the red; rand hits R14.30/$

2017-11-09 18:32

Local equities gave up earlier gains as the Japanese Nikkei, which broke levels last recorded in January 1992, closed down following a big reversal.

JSE down slightly after recent all time highs

2017-11-08 19:19

Steinhoff has come under pressure after Reuters reported that the company did not tell investors about nearly $1bn in deals.

JSE ends on all time high

2017-11-07 18:23

As the All-Share index reached a new high of 60 589 points, some gold miners profited from a weaker rand to cancel out a fall in the dollar price of the precious metal.


JSE firms as Naspers nears R4000 level

2017-11-17 14:00

The JSE has been inching above the 60 000 level reached a few week ago as Naspers reached a new record of R3 899, well on its way to R4 000 per share.

Naspers share surge lifts JSE higher

2017-11-16 11:18

Naspers, which is by far the biggest share on the JSE, has traded at a new all time high after its subsidiary, Tencent, also reached a new high on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange.

JSE paid out claims after trading disruption, held reviews

2017-11-15 12:02

The operator of Africa’s biggest stock market has paid out claims after suffering a delay in trading two months ago that prompted reviews to avoid a repeat of the disruptions.

Investment note: The 60 000-foot view

2017-11-15 07:52

The global environment is favourable to equities with good growth, low inflation and the expectation of very gradual interest rate increases in the developed markets.

JSE in limbo as investors cautious on SA economy

2017-11-14 12:40

The JSE has gone into limbo as investors are struggling to digest the flood of bad news on the economic front.

JSE gains as weaker rand pushes indices higher

2017-11-13 13:06

The major indices on the JSE have pushed higher despite fears of state finances imploding.

JSE rises after Zuma comment sends rand falling

2017-11-10 13:53

Share prices on the JSE have picked up again after the Zuma-factor sent the rand tumbling.

JSE tracks global market slump after record run

2017-11-09 12:26

Share prices on the JSE have continued to drift lower as the market seems to be waiting for news that will give the market new impetus.

JSE retreats as share rally subsides

2017-11-08 13:03

Almost all the major indices have been lower by mid-morning, although the losses were very modest.

Naspers share surge pushes JSE higher

2017-11-07 14:13

The All-share index has traded above 60 000 points for the first time, supported by Naspers, which was pushed higher by another rally in the price of its Chinese subsidiary Tencent.

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