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Rand Consolidates Gains After Dollar Dip

JOHANNESBURG - The rand was largely unchanged in early trade on Monday, steadying after a strong run last week when dovish US Federal Reserve...

Rand Gains On Easing US-China Trade Tensions

JOHANNESBURG - The rand gained early on Monday on reports of progress in trade talks between China and the United States on the year’s...
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Rand Softer After U.S. Fed’s Minutes; Stocks Fall

South Africa’s rand retreated on Thursday as minutes from the U.S. Federal Reserve’s September meeting striking a hawkish tone bolstered the dollar and dampened...
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South Africans Not The Only Ones Suffering From Economic Slump

South Africans aren’t the only ones struggling through the country’s economic slump.The fortunes of Lesotho, Namibia, and Eswatini, formerly known as Swaziland, are beholden...

Rand, Recession And Emerging Markets – Is Any Relief In Sight?...

Argentina and Turkey caused significant volatility in emerging markets as financial conditions tightened in the past month.  South African assets couldn’t escape and the...
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Kganyago: Reserve Bank Closely Monitoring The Rand

The volatile rand and possible rising inflation have been highlighted as just two factors that could see the Reserve Bank raise the repo rate in the...
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Rand, Emerging Markets Currencies Bleeding Across The World

The difficulties for emerging markets have entered a new phase.What were once clearly country-specific crises, well contained within their borders, are bleeding across the...
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Difficult Week Ahead For The Rand

The rand continued to weaken severely last week and ended Friday on even worse levels than the previous week.It seems the local currency is...
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Reality Sets In For South Africa: No More ‘Ramaphoria’

If there were any doubts that the euphoria following Cyril Ramaphosa’s election as president of South Africa has evaporated, this week’s slump in the...

Rand drops to its lowest since November

The rand along with other emerging market currencies have continued to come under pressure with the local currency dropping to a low last seen...
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Financial: The Rand’s Worst Drop In Two Weeks

The rand headed for its worst drop against the dollar in two weeks as a hawkish Federal Reserve and escalating trade tensions weighed on...

Rand Stronger Against Dollar, Focus on Brics Summit

The rand rose early on Friday against a weaker dollar, with focus on the final day of the BRICS summit.At 0647 GMT the rand was 0.32%...
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Rand Strengthens After Chinese R198 Billion Investment

The rand opened mostly directionless yesterday hovering at levels above R13.45 to the dollar before getting some much-needed inspiration from President Cyril Ramaphosa’s announcement...

Rand Weaker as Eskom Hurts Sentiment

The rand stretched losses early on Tuesday, with sentiment dampened after state power firm Eskom reported a $171 million loss, with emerging market investors looking elsewhere...

Rand Weaker in Early Trade

The rand weakened against the dollar in early trade on Monday, with the currency expected to take direction from global market moves in the absence of...

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