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Unemployment rate drops marginally to 27.1% at end of 2018 – Stats SA

Security Guards march from Church Square to Tshwane House against outsourcing and job losses on July 17, 2017. (Gallo Images / Alet Pretorius) Load shedding bad news for j

SARB unlikely to change interest rate – Credit Suisse

(iStock) Rate cut decision could be deferred due to gloomy mini budget SARB should guide markets rather than surprise them – economist Investment note: The 6

GBP/USD exchange rate stabilises as Fed says it will be ‘patient’

Chairman of the Federal Reserve Jerome Powell (Image: Elijah Nouvelage/Bloomberg via Getty) This upswing in the GBP/USD exchange rate came in the wake of a speech by Jerome Powell

Reserve Bank keeps repo rate unchanged at 6.75%

Governor of the SA Reserve bank Lesetja Kganyago. Related Articles All eyes on the Reserve Bank for first rate decision of 2019 Ramaphosa says independence of th

Pound v US Dollar exchange rate: Optimistic global risk sentiment weighs on USD

The meaningful vote should be on January 15 (Image: AFP) Compared to October by 2.2 percent, while year-on-year the figure rose by 1.3 percent compared to November 2017.  Yest

Pound euro exchange rate: GBP stable despite surprise fall in eurozone unemployment

Pound euro exchange rate: GBP is virtually unchanged from opening levels (Image: GETTY) The pound is trading in a narrow range against the euro this morning as markets welcome the

All eyes on the Reserve Bank for first rate decision of 2019

SARB governor Lesetja Kganyago. (Photo: File, Gallo Images) Related Articles Traders suddenly dare to believe in an emerging-market rally DA to write to Mboweni

Pound US dollar exchange rate: GBP holding steady ahead of Fed interest rate announcement

Sterling is unchanged against the dollar today with currency traders unwilling to make any moves ahead of the US Federal Reserve’s interest rate decision later today. The Fe

Pound euro exchange rate: GBP steady against EUR as eurozone inflation sags

Pound euro exchange rate: GBP is trading against the EUR at a rate of €1.112 (Image: GETTY) The end of last week saw a much weakened pound under further pressure following the

Pound US dollar exchange rate: GBP under pressure as global markets turn skittish

Pound US dollar exchange rate: GBP is trading down against USD (Image: GETTY) It was a set of Chinese data that rattled world markets overnight, triggering a slump in stock markets

Pound euro exchange rate: GBP strengthens after Theresa May survives confidence vote

Pound euro exchange rate: GBP is trading higher against EUR (Image: GETTY) The pound is appreciating against the majority of its peers this morning, amid a sense of cautious Brexit

Pound US dollar exchange rate: GBP carries on rising after May sees off Tory rebels

Pound US dollar exchange rate: GBP is building on yesterday’s gains (Image: GETTY) Sterling is riding on a wave of optimism this morning with currency markets buoyed by a sen

Pound to euro exchange rate: Strengthening pound indicates May VICTORY

The pound sterling is currently trading at €1.1117 against the euro, according to Bloomberg after opening at €1.104. Sarah Hewin of Europe Standard Chartered explained h

Pound euro exchange rate: GBP climbs as Theresa May faces no confidence vote

Pound euro exchange rate: GBP jumped on news of Theresa May facing a no confidence vote (Image: GETTY) At least 48 MPs have submitted letters of no-confidence in the Prime Minister

Pound US dollar exchange rate: GBP strengthens as Theresa May warns of Brexit delay

Pound US dollar exchange rate: GBP rose roughly 0.3 per cent (Image: GETTY) The pound is rising against the US dollar and the majority of its other peers this morning, as Theresa M

Pound to euro exchange rate: What happened to GBP after Theresa May no confidence speech?

The British Pound climbed on Wednesday morning following Theresa May’s Downing Street statement, where she commented on the vote on her leadership later today. The defiant P

Pound to euro exchange rate: What happened to the Sterling price after Brexit vote delay?

On Monday, one day before the vote was due to go ahead, Theresa May told a furious House of Commons that their opportunity to vote on her Brexit deal would not come as soon as the

Pound US dollar exchange rate: GBP/USD stalls ahead of key Brexit vote

Theresa May looks likely to lose a meaningful vote tomorrow (Image: -) The pound is on the defensive against the majority of its peers this morning as investors remain wary of the