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Daily Dose

16 January 2018

The rand has traded firmly within a narrow range for most of last week.

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Daily Dose

12 January 2018

The  dollar slid to a 3-year low against the euro in light trade with US markets closed for the Martin Luther King Day holiday.

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Daily Dose

6 February 2014

So far this week most emerging market currencies have put in for significant recovery moves against the safe haven US dollar. However, that exchange rate stabilisation doesn’t seem to be drawing capital back into the troubled group

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Daily Dose

5 February 2014

Another volatile session on the currency markets again yesterday with the Rand in a 11.07-11.28 range to the USD in an almost mirror of Mondays range but just the other way round with the local unit retracing the previous day’s losses. The gains were on the back of poor data in the manufacturing sector in the US with the perception that this will slow the FED tapering down which in my humble opinion is ....

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