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RAND: South Africa's rand rattled by power cuts, stocks led higher by Sibanye

  • Date: 16-10-19
  • Category: RAND
  • Source: Financial Post

JOHANNESBURG — The rand fell on Wednesday as power cuts by state utility Eskom highlighted the challenges facing South Africa’s ailing economy.

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RAND: Rand sustains gains after breaching sub-R15/$ level

  • Date: 14-10-19
  • Category: RAND
  • Source: IOL

DURBAN – The rand traded within a tight R14.73-to-R14.86 range on Monday after posting sustained gains over the most recent sessions, the momentum seemed to be with the local unit as it breached the sub-R15/$ level on Friday.

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RAND: SA rand hurt by oil price spike

  • Date: 18-09-19
  • Category: RAND
  • Source: Business Recorder

South Africa's rand extended its losses on Tuesday to a one-week low as heightened tensions in the Middle East after the weekend attack on Saudi Arabia's crude oil facilities soured risk demand globally.

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RAND: South African rand bounces back after steep sell-off

  • Date: 15-08-19
  • Category: RAND
  • Source: Nasdaq

JOHANNESBURG, Aug 15 (Reuters) - The South African rand gained more than 1 percent against the dollar on Thursday, pulling back from a steep sell-off as worries about the global economy eased slightly.

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RAND: South Africa's rand steadies as markets await Fed verdict

  • Date: 31-07-19
  • Category: RAND
  • Source: Reuters

JOHANNESBURG, July 31 (Reuters) - South Africa’s rand steadied against the dollar in late trade on Wednesday, as investors awaited a likely cut in interest rates by the U.S. Federal Reserve, shifting the spotlight away from domestic economic troubles.

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RAND: South Africa's rand softer ahead of rate decision, stocks slide

  • Date: 17-07-19
  • Category: RAND
  • Source: Nasdaq

JOHANNESBURG, July 17 - South Africa's rand edged lower on Wednesday in cautious trade ahead of an interest rate decision that is set to test the currency's recent rally and its ability to draw yield-seeking investors.

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RAND: South Africa's rand firms to 3-month high, stocks down

  • Date: 04-07-19
  • Category: RAND
  • Source: Nasdaq

JOHANNESBURG, July 4 (Reuters) - South Africa's rand rose against the dollar on Thursday to hit its strongest in nearly three months, tracking fellow emerging market currencies, as the dollar was dented by hopes of U.S. interest rate cuts.

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