18 Dec 2014 20h00 Fuel-maker Sasol led the charge as South African stocks booked their biggest daily gain since March 2009 on Thursday, swept along by a wave of positive global equity market sentiment. Read more
18h09 South Africa's rand ended flat against the U.S. dollar on Friday after see-sawing during a session dominated by bets on when the U.S. might cut interest rates and how long Russia's currency crisis would persist.
18h03 Equity markets worldwide
extended the week's rally on Friday, and oil prices rebounded
from recent lows as traders said investors were starting to
reduce exposure as the end of year approaches.
Wall Street posted modest gains after the S&P 500's best
two-day rally in three years brought the
15h30 South Africa slightly lowered its 2014 wheat output forecast because of a decrease in yields in the Western Cape province to 1.76 million tonnes from 1.79 million tonnes previously, the Crop Estimates Committee said on Friday.
17h59 Spanish bond yields hit record
lows on Friday after Reuters reported that European Central Bank
officials are considering ways to ensure weaker countries bear
more of the risk and cost of any sovereign debt buying.
17h59 A Ukrainian separatist leader said a new round of peace talks aimed at easing the conflict between the Kiev government and rebels will not take place on Sunday as had been hoped, news agency Interfax reported on Friday.
Sharenet Securities are pleased to announce that their clients are now able to place stop-loss orders as well edit existing orders.
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As of 1 January 2015, the JSE will be instituting an increase across all their services. Sharenet, as from the same date (1 January 2015) will similarly be initiating an increase. We have managed to keep the increase down to 6.9%... Read more
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