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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 a trader at PSG Securities. Oil producer Sasol rose as high as 463 rand on worries of turmoil in the Middle East but pared gains and slid to 0.75 percent to 455.19 rand, as the dollar firmed. Private hospital operator Netcare topped the All-share index 6 percent to 41.60 rand after reporting a nearly 20 percent rise in half-year profits. Other gainers on the bourse were Pioneer Food Group , which rose 5.61 percent ...

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 ...
South African stocks slip, SABMiller weighs on index JOHANNESBURG: South African shares slipped on Tuesday driven by index heavyweight SABMiller , which is expected to report a slight drop in full-year earnings this week.Analysts polled by Reuters expect the brewer, which has a primary listing in London, to post a 0.9 percent decline in earnings per share on Wednesday. Its shares were down 1.4 percent.Talks between debt-strapped Greece and its creditors also kept investors around the globe cautious. Greece managed a last-gasp 750 ...

 



 
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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%
MonthlyMay
Trade Balance $-1.894 bln
Exports $1.953 bln
Imports $3.847 bln
WeeklyJuly 01, 2015
Reserves $18.5 bln