South Africa's rand was a touch firmer against the dollar on Friday, propped up, as it has been for most of the week, by soft U.S. economic data that makes a June rate hike by the Federal Reserve less likely.
01h10 Australian stocks are set to
open higher on Monday as firmer iron ore prices and a strong
finish on Wall Street puts the market on track to test the 6,000
Australia's local stock index futures rose 0.4
percent to 5,962.0, a 28.7-point premium to the close of the
underlying S&P/ASX 2
02h03 The dollar started the week on
the defensive on Monday after more disappointing U.S. economic
data reinforced expectations the U.S. Federal Reserve will not
hike interest rates any time soon, while concerns about Greece's
ongoing debt talks pressured the euro.
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