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Offshore investors net sellers of South African stocks, bonds

JOHANNESBURG, June 29 (Reuters) – Offshore investors sold a net 1.55 billion rand ($89.74 million) of South African stocks last week and 551 million rand in bonds, data from the Johannesburg Stock Exchange showed on Monday. STOCKS Week ended Week ended Year-to-date Year-to-date 26.06.2020 28.06.2019 2020 2019 Purchases (bln rand) 17.43 16.69 491.93 462.22 Sales (bln rand) 18.98 16.00 542.50 491.47 Net purchases (bln rand) -1.55 0.69 -50.57 -29.25 BONDS Week ended Week ended Year-to-date Year-to-date 26.06.2020 28.06.2019 2020 2019 Purchases (bln rand) 31.08 41.94 792.01 726.18 Sales (bln rand) 31.63 47.01 851.46 718.60 Net purchases (bln rand) -0.55 -5.07 -59.45 7.58 ($1 = 17.2716 rand) (Reporting by Olivia Kumwenda-Mtambo Editing by Alexander Winning)


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