Tag: weak rand

Here’s why AfriForum defends Trump’s tweet on land

Yesterday, United States President Donald Trump tweeted that the US state secretary would look into South Africa's proposed land reforms with urgency. South African Afrikaans lobby group, AfriForum, welcomed these comments as a sign of support from the international community. The group’s Chief Executive, Kallie Kriel spoke to CNBC Africa's Karabo Letlhatlha about their stance on land.

This is what is behind the JSE’s dwindling trading volumes

CNBC Africa’s Fifi Peters speaks to Sasfin Securities Portfolio Manager, Nesan Nair about the JSE’s dwindling trading volumes and why today was better than most.

South Africa's rand, bonds sink after police summon finance minister

South Africa's rand tumbled to its weakest in a month and yields on bonds spiked on Wednesday.