South Africa's rand inches higher, stocks to open up - Nasdaq
JOHANNESBURG, Aug 22 (Reuters) - South Africa's rand inched higher early on Tuesday, eking out gains in a low-volume market as many traders held their positions a day ahead of local consumer price data. * At 0645 GMT the rand was up 0.1 percent at ...altro »
South Africa's rand weakens, CPI in focus - Times of India
Investors are eyeing local CPI data for clues on the timing of further monetary policy easing after the South African Reserve Bank unexpectedly cut benchmark lending rates in July. Market consensus is for CPI to slow to 4.6 percent year-on-year in July ...
South Africa rand slides after Zuma vote - Financial Times
The South African rand fell as much as 1.4 per cent against the dollar on Tuesday, reversing the bulk of its gains from the prior day session after president Jacob Zuma narrowly survived a vote of no-confidence that would have forced his resignation ...
South Africa's rand starts week on back foot, eyes on CPI data - Nasdaq
JOHANNESBURG, Aug 21 (Reuters) - South Africa's rand slipped at the start of the week, with market focus on consumer inflation data due on Wednesday that could provide clues on the next move in interest rates. At 0645 GMT, the rand traded at 13.1925 ...
UPDATE 1-South African rand rallies, Naspers lifts stocks after ... - Reuters
JOHANNESBURG, Aug 16 (Reuters) - South Africa's rand raced to a one-week high on Wednesday as traders bet the currency was poised for a sustained uptrend as political fears eased and the economy shows signs of clawing its way to recovery.altro »
No Confidence for Jacob Zuma Equals No Action for the South ... - FX Empire
Since Zuma took over in 2009, the ZAR dropped 30% in its value. But if we look at the world, to when the Brazilian real jumped 13%- when Dilma Rousseff was overthrown by Michel Temer, then there is hope for the rand to rise with the change of guard.
South Africa's rand, bonds firmer as downgrade fears fade - The Africa Report
A downgrade by Moody's could have left South Africa rated "junk" by all three major agencies after the sovereign debt was cut to sub-investment by Fitch and S&P Global Ratings in April after President Jacob Zuma fired Pravin Gordhan as finance minister.
UPDATE 1-South Africa's rand slips on downgrade fears, stocks ... - Reuters
JOHANNESBURG, Aug 1 (Reuters) - South Africa's rand extended its losses against the dollar on Tuesday after a warning by Moody's about political interference in the country's economic policy reignited fears about downgrades of credit ratings.altro »
UPDATE 1-South Africa's rand recovers from three-week lows ... - Reuters
JOHANNESBURG, Aug 2 (Reuters) - South Africa's rand recovered from three-week lows on Wednesday as fears of possible credit-rating downgrade eased, while stocks fell on profit-taking after they reached record highs. At 1507 GMT, the rand traded at ...altro »
South African stocks, rand weaker after rally - Nasdaq
JOHANNESBURG, Aug 17 (Reuters) - South Africa's rand gave up gains on Thursday as traders booked profits after the currency rallied overnight on diminishing bets of a U.S. interest rate increase and higher gold prices. At 1500 GMT the rand was 0.15 ...