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South African stocks flat despite further losses by healthcare groups JOHANNESBURG: South African stocks were flat on Friday despite gains by medical fund and financial services group Discovery and private bank Investec as private healthcare stocks fell further. South Africa's largest private hospital operator, Mediclinic , fell the most among the bourse's blue chips, dropping by nearly 3 percent after shedding 8 percent on Thursday when it posted results at the lower end of its own profit guidance.Netcare, another company in the sector also extended its previous day's losses and was the second-biggest loser among the blue chips, falling 1.54 percent. Luxury goods manufacturer Richemont closed 1.43 percent weaker after reporting lower net profits and saying trading continued to remain difficult in its big markets of Hong Kong and Macau. Discovery rose nearly 2 percent, while Investec was up by 1.85 percent.The Top 40 Index dipped 0.06 percent to 47,885.27 points and the All Share Index lost 0.13 percent to ...

South African stocks up, Kumba jumps as prices strengthen JOHANNESBURG: South African shares climbed on Monday led by mining companies such as Kumba Iron Ore which rose on higher iron ore futures. Kumba was up 2.5 percent to 161.71 rand as a restocking beef up has driven up prices by 20 percent since April."Everything is up slightly but the resources are definitely the driving force today ... commodity prices are generally stronger and there's just a bit of kick coming through there," said Desmond ...
South African stocks up, Kumba jumps as prices strengthen JOHANNESBURG: South African shares climbed on Monday led by mining companies such as Kumba Iron Ore which rose on higher iron ore futures.Kumba was up 2.5 percent to 161.71 rand as a restocking beef up has driven up prices by 20 percent since April."Everything is up slightly but the resources are definitely the driving force today ... commodity prices are generally stronger and there's just a bit of kick coming through there," said Desmond Reilly ...
Background mixed for Gulf; S&P upgrade may support Egypt DUBAI: Mixed messages from the oil market and concern that full-scale fighting in Yemen may soon resume could leave Gulf bourses trading sideways on Sunday, while Egypt may stabilise after Standard and Poor's revised its debt outlook to positive.Brent crude edged up on Friday, but U.S. oil fell as traders and investors debated whether oil's rally over the past month and a half should continue amid stubbornly high supplies.In Yemen, a five-day humanitarian truce agreed ...
Gulf markets mixed, Qatar's Ezdan surges again DUBAI: Gulf stock markets were mixed in early trade on Sunday after mixed messages from the oil market and earnings reports, but Qatari property developer Ezdan Holding extended gains following its inclusion in MSCI's emerging markets index.Brent crude edged up on Friday, but U.S. oil fell as traders and investors debated whether oil's rally over the past month and a half should continue amid stubbornly high supplies.Dubai's stock index slipped 0.3 percent as blue chip ...
Gulf mkts rise, Egypt extends loss on MSCI weighting cut DUBAI: Middle East stock markets continued on Thursday to digest index compiler MSCI's semi-annual review, which was positive for most Gulf markets but sent Egypt's bourse to a five-month low. Another positive factor for the Gulf was news that a truce in Yemen was holding, despite some minor incidents. Saudi Arabia's main index edged up 0.6 percent as blue-chip lenders Al Rajhi Bank and National Commercial Bank rose 2.4 and 1.5 percent respectively. Petrochemicals giant ...
Qatar, UAE rise, Egypt falls on MSCI index review DUBAI: Index compiler MSCI's semi-annual review lifted stock markets in the United Arab Emirates and Qatar on Wednesday, but had little impact on Saudi Arabia and was negative for Egypt. MSCI published a standalone index for Saudi Arabia late on Tuesday which includes 19 stocks and is largely the same as the provisional Saudi index it compiled last year. One addition is Al Tayyar Travel Group, which rose 0.8 percent on Wednesday. The index was ...

 



 
Index Closing Chg%
Arrow DJIA 18,232.02 0.29
Arrow Nasdaq 5,089.36 0.03
Arrow S&P 2,126.06 0.22
Arrow FTSE 7,031.72 0.05
Arrow DAX 11,815.01 0.42
Arrow CAC-40 5,142.89 0.07
Arrow Nikkei 20,264.41 0.30
Arrow H.Seng 27,992.83 1.70
Arrow Sensex 27,957.50 0.53





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Banking Review 2014


Annual2013/14
Foreign Debt $61.805bn
Per Cap Income $1,386
GDP Growth 4.14%
Average CPI 8.6%
MonthlyMarch
Trade Balance $-1.586 bln
Exports $1.932 bln
Imports $3.518 bln
WeeklyMay 21, 2015
Reserves $17.75 bln