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CCY - CCY Delayed Price. Currency in ZAR
14.4494
+0.0082 (+0.0568%)
As of 4:26PM BST. Market open.
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Previous Close14.441
Open14.43
Bid14.458
Day's Range14.306 - 14.466
52 Week Range11.4971 - 15.6790
Ask14.463
  • Simply Wall St.8 days ago

    Why Renk Aktiengesellschaft (FRA:ZAR) May Not Be As Efficient As Its Industry

    While some investors are already well versed in financial metrics (hat tip), this article is for those who would like to learn about Return On Equity (ROE) and why it Read More...

  • Here’s why traders think the Chinese yuan could reach a record low against the dollar
    MarketWatch10 days ago

    Here’s why traders think the Chinese yuan could reach a record low against the dollar

    The pressure on China’s currency continues to mount as the world’s second-largest economy shows more signs of slowing and traders bet that the dollar will soon buy a record amount of yuan in the offshore market. As the country returned to work on Monday after the Golden Week holiday, the People’s Bank of China cut the Reserve Ratio Requirement, the percent of deposit liabilities owed to its customers banks are required to hold, for the fourth time this year. While that may spur banks to lend more, it sent the Chinese yuan (USDCNY)(USDCNH) another leg lower, moving toward its August low against the greenback and in sight of the psychological 7.00 level.

  • Dollar Subdued as Sterling, Euro Shine
    Investing.com25 days ago

    Dollar Subdued as Sterling, Euro Shine

    Investing.com - The dollar retreated against its rivals Monday, pressured by a stronger pound amid lingering hopes of a UK-EU Brexit deal, while a firmer euro on positive remarks from European Central Bank Mario Draghi also hurt the greenback.

  • These 7 countries are most at risk of a currency crisis: Nomura
    MarketWatchlast month

    These 7 countries are most at risk of a currency crisis: Nomura

    As investors turn their attention to turmoil in emerging markets, analysts at Nomura revive an index they say has correctly signaled two-thirds of past emerging-market currency crises. Here are the seven countries they see most at risk.

  • Investing.comlast month

    Weekly Comic: Ongoing Emerging Market FX Crisis Spark Contagion Fears

    Investing.com - Markets kept a wary eye on wobbly emerging market currencies this week, with declines in the Turkish lira, Argentine peso, and the South African rand at the forefront.

  • Should You Worry About The Renk Aktiengesellschaft’s (FRA:ZAR) Shareholder Register?
    Simply Wall St.last month

    Should You Worry About The Renk Aktiengesellschaft’s (FRA:ZAR) Shareholder Register?

    I am going to take a deep dive into Renk Aktiengesellschaft’s (FRA:ZAR) most recent ownership structure, not a frequent subject of discussion among individual investors. The impact of a company’sRead More...

  • South African rand weakens as economy enters recession
    The Independentlast month

    South African rand weakens as economy enters recession

    South Africa has gone into recession after its economy shrank by 0.8 per cent in the second quarter of the year. A recession is technically defined as when an economy contracts over two consecutive quarters. The main reasons behind the contraction in the second quarter were slowing agriculture, transport and trade sectors, according to Statistics South Africa.

  • South Africa’s unexpected recession adds to downbeat emerging-markets backdrop
    MarketWatchlast month

    South Africa’s unexpected recession adds to downbeat emerging-markets backdrop

    South Africa unexpectedly met a widely used definition of recession in the second quarter, adding to the woes that have been dominating emerging markets as analysts weigh the risk of contagion across the asset class.

  • Dollar draws haven flows, as emerging markets face renewed pain
    MarketWatchlast month

    Dollar draws haven flows, as emerging markets face renewed pain

    The U.S. dollar climbed higher early Tuesday as the U.S. returned from the long Labor Day weekend, as pressure on emerging markets continued and the buck benefited from haven flows.

  • Dollar Hits Day’s Highs, Turkish Lira, Argentina’s Peso Skid
    Investing.com2 months ago

    Dollar Hits Day’s Highs, Turkish Lira, Argentina’s Peso Skid

    Investing.com - The dollar rose to the day’s highs against a currency basket on Thursday, while the Turkish lira and the Argentinian peso skidded as a selloff in emerging market currencies gathered pace.

  • Dollar bounces after 6-day drop; Aussie dollar in focus as politics weigh
    MarketWatch2 months ago

    Dollar bounces after 6-day drop; Aussie dollar in focus as politics weigh

    The U.S. dollar is on track to snap a six-day losing streak Thursday, undoing some recent weakness as it made particular inroads against the Australian dollar and the South African rand.

  • Reuters2 months ago

    EMERGING MARKETS-South African rand falls more than 1 percent after Trump tweet

    South Africa's rand led emerging market currency losses on Thursday, down more than 1 percent after U.S. President Donald Trump tweeted his concerns on land reform, while the rising risk of further U.S. ...

  • Market Exclusive2 months ago

    Market Morning: Trump Hits Fed, South African Kleptomania, Amazon Hires Cardiologist, Venezuela Banks on Crypto

    Trump Goes After the Fed Again Perhaps discontented with the rise of the dollar (NYSEARCA:UUP) on foreign exchange markets, or worried that the 10-year boom that began in 2009 may be coming to an end with President Trump blamed if the Federal Reserve keeps raising rates, Trump publicly criticized Fed Chair Jay Powell in an […] The post Market Morning: Trump Hits Fed, South African Kleptomania, Amazon Hires Cardiologist, Venezuela Banks on Crypto appeared first on Market Exclusive.

  • Turkey’s woes won’t trigger a full-blown crisis across emerging markets, economist says
    MarketWatch2 months ago

    Turkey’s woes won’t trigger a full-blown crisis across emerging markets, economist says

    Turkey’s currency crisis is sending ripples through global financial markets, but analysts say it isn’t necessarily a death sentence for all emerging-market currencies.

  • Dollar hits fresh 14-month high, but Turkish lira rebounds
    MarketWatch2 months ago

    Dollar hits fresh 14-month high, but Turkish lira rebounds

    A broader-based dollar index, the WSJ Dollar Index (XX:BUXX) which measures the buck’s strength against 16 rivals including the lira, was little changed but also in positive territory at 90.42. Elsewhere, the Turkish lira rebounded against the U.S. dollar on Tuesday following an intense few sessions of unraveling that has sparked concerns of economic contagion from Turkey. Most recently, the Turkish lira (USDTRY) was up sharply against the dollar and the euro (EURTRY) One dollar bought 6.3390 lira, down from 6.8846 late Monday in New York, dropping more than 8%.

  • Euro Back Above $1.14 as Turkish Lira Pares Some Losses
    Investing.com2 months ago

    Euro Back Above $1.14 as Turkish Lira Pares Some Losses

    Investing.com - After weakening to 13-month lows the euro clawed back above the $1.14 level on Monday, as Turkey’s lira pulled away from record lows against the dollar, but still held heavy losses for the day.

  • Emerging Market Currencies Hit by Rout in Turkish Lira
    Investing.com2 months ago

    Emerging Market Currencies Hit by Rout in Turkish Lira

    Investing.com - Emerging market currencies were hit on Monday, as turmoil gripping financial markets over Turkey’s currency crisis drove investors into safe haven currencies, including the U.S. dollar, yen and Swiss franc.

  • Reuters2 months ago

    South African rand falls more than 10 percent, hits 2-year low vs dollar

    The South African rand fell more than 10 percent versus the U.S. dollar on Monday to hit its lowest levels since June 2016, as massive falls in the Turkish lira spread to other emerging market currencies. The rand fell to as low as 15.70 rand per dollar, down more than 10 percent from late last week.

  • Metals Prices Rocked by Strong Dollar, but Gold Steadies on Safe-Haven Demand
    Investing.com2 months ago

    Metals Prices Rocked by Strong Dollar, but Gold Steadies on Safe-Haven Demand

    Investing.com - Metals prices were mostly lower Friday as a plunging euro pushed the dollar above a year high, rattling investor sentiment on dollar-dominated commodities. But gold steadied on safe-haven demand.

  • British pound slumps as BOE adopts hawkish policy stance
    MarketWatch3 months ago

    British pound slumps as BOE adopts hawkish policy stance

    The U.S. dollar strengthens across the board on Thursday, against the backdrop of an ailing British pound, which even a hawkish Bank of England couldn’t lift.

  • Dollar retreats as commodity currencies bounce; Turkish lira plummets
    MarketWatch3 months ago

    Dollar retreats as commodity currencies bounce; Turkish lira plummets

    The U.S. dollar softens against most of its major rivals Tuesday afternoon in New York, as commodity prices bounce higher and gave related currencies room to climb.

  • Renk Aktiengesellschaft (FRA:ZAR): Should The Recent Earnings Drop Worry You?
    Simply Wall St.4 months ago

    Renk Aktiengesellschaft (FRA:ZAR): Should The Recent Earnings Drop Worry You?

    Assessing Renk Aktiengesellschaft’s (FRA:ZAR) past track record of performance is an insightful exercise for investors. It allows us to reflect on whether or not the company has met or exceedRead More...

  • Reuters4 months ago

    South African rand retreats before current account data released

    South Africa's rand retreated early on Thursday before the release of first-quarter current account data, giving back the previous session's gains as global concern over a simmering trade war resumed. * At 0630 GMT the rand was 0.73 percent weaker at 13.7475 per dollar, sliding back from Wednesday's 13.5600 as an emerging-market recovery petered out. * "We believe the risk-on phase of the last two years is over," said strategists at Nedbank Newels Heyneke and Mehul Daya in a note.