logo.jpg

Markets

Fin24.com | Ether cryptocurrency, a victim of blockchain success
23rd Sep 2018 04:09
For all the attention afforded bitcoin, it is its rival ether that is hitting the headlines, with the popularity of its blockchain technology Ethereum driving concerns that have sent investors fleeing.
Fin24.com | Global markets breeze higher on growth outlook
21st Sep 2018 07:09
Global stock markets rose Friday as optimism on the US economic outlook outweighed lingering trade war worries, dealers said.
Fin24.com | JSE rallies as Ramaphosa announces economic stimulus plan
21st Sep 2018 05:09
The JSE rallied to close firmer following the announcement of the economic stimulus plan by President Cyril Ramaphosa.
Fin24.com | UPDATE: After firming, rand weakens in wake of stimulus announcement
22nd Sep 2018 10:09
The rand initially firmed 0.65% to R14.19/$ following the release of President Cyril Ramaphosa's R50bn economic stimulus package, but subsequently weakened to trade at R14.36/$.
Fin24.com | S&P, Dow soar to record highs as trade fears abate
21st Sep 2018 09:09
US stock benchmarks reached new highs on news from China about tariff and currency moves that could ease trade tensions. The dollar slid.
Fin24.com | Ramaphosa's stimulus plan could push rand to R14/$
21st Sep 2018 10:09
The rand started Friday off on the front foot as traders await President Cyril Ramaphosa's stimulus package.
Fin24.com | It's high times for soaring marijuana stocks on Wall Street
21st Sep 2018 07:09
Marijuana stocks have made gigantic gains as Canada prepares to legalise the drug, and billions of dollars have flowed into the sector as investors and companies start to evaluate the pot market.
Fin24.com | JSE firms as markets shift attention from trade war
20th Sep 2018 07:09
The JSE has firmed along with other major global markets as focus shifted from the Sino-USA trade war.
Fin24.com | Tokyo stocks close flat after PM Abe's win
20th Sep 2018 11:09
Tokyo stocks have closed flat, with traders taking Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's widely expected victory in the party leadership election in their stride.
Fin24.com | European equities stabilise at open
20th Sep 2018 11:09
Europe's main stock markets have opened on a stable note, with London's benchmark FTSE 100 index virtually unchanged at 7 332.41 points.
Fin24.com | Asian markets edge up but rally wobbles
20th Sep 2018 11:09
Most Asian markets have risen but their recent rally lost its legs, though emerging market currencies held their own after Beijing's pledge not to weaponise the yuan.
Fin24.com | Hong Kong stocks squeeze out fresh gains
20th Sep 2018 10:09
Hong Kong stocks have edged up on lingering hopes China and the United States will eventually reach an agreement to avert an all-out trade war.
Fin24.com | Rand at best level in a month ahead of rates decision
20th Sep 2018 10:09
The rand firmed almost 1.5% on Thursday morning ahead of the SA Reserve Bank's interest rate decision.
Fin24.com | JSE inches higher as inflation slows
19th Sep 2018 06:09
The JSE barely closed firmer, mainly on the back of gains recorded in the financials and resources indices.
Fin24.com | US stocks mostly higher as trade fights churn
19th Sep 2018 04:09
Wall Street stocks have been mostly higher, taking a broadly benign view of lingering trade fights, including the escalating US-China battle.
Fin24.com | Markets ride positive wave on hopes of trade resolution
19th Sep 2018 03:09
European and Asian stocks have mostly risen as new tit-for-tat tariffs by China and the United States were seen as lighter than feared.
Fin24.com | Hong Kong, Shanghai stocks push further ahead by close
19th Sep 2018 10:09
Hong Kong and Shanghai stocks have rallied, buoyed by optimism that China and the United States will eventually reach an agreement to end their months-long trade row.
Fin24.com | Asian markets ride positive wave on hopes of trade resolution
19th Sep 2018 10:09
Asian markets have risen as new tit-for-tat tariffs by China and the United States were seen as lighter than feared.
Fin24.com | European equities steady at open
19th Sep 2018 10:09
Europe's main stock markets have steadied at the open, with London and Frankfurt edging higher but Paris flatlined.
Fin24.com | Tokyo's Nikkei index jumps to near eight-month high
19th Sep 2018 10:09
Tokyo's benchmark Nikkei index has surged to the highest level in nearly eight months, with investor sentiment buoyed by gains on Wall Street and a cheaper yen.