Rand Extends Losses

The South African currency continued to fall against the USD on Tuesday, following a 2.5% loss on Monday amid political uncertainty after President Zuma ordered Finance Minister Gordhan to return from an overseas trip, raising concerns that the president is planning to fire him.

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Actual Chg %Chg
EURUSD 1.08580 0.0006 -0.06%
GBPUSD 1.25545 0.0001 0.01%
AUDUSD 0.76000 0.0015 -0.20%
NZDUSD 0.70230 0.0019 -0.27%
USDJPY 110.40 0.2550 -0.23%
USDCNY 6.86640 0.0114 0.17%
USDCHF 0.98535 0.0001 -0.01%
USDCAD 1.34000 0.0025 0.19%
USDMXN 18.8850 0.0020 0.01%
USDINR 65.1050 0.1350 0.21%
USDBRL 3.1222 0.0034 -0.11%
USDRUB 57.0774 0.2020 0.36%
US Dollar 99.24 0.0740 0.07%
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Actual Chg %Chg
Dow Jones 20,536 13 -0.06%
S&P 500 2,339 2 -0.08%
NASDAQ 100 5,375 1 0.02%
NIKKEI 225 19,203 217 1.14%
FTSE 100 7,294 1 0.01%
DAX 12,054 58 0.49%
CAC 40 5,012 5 -0.10%
FTSE MIB 20,152 27 0.14%
IBEX 35 10,313 13 0.13%
ASX 200 5,821 75 1.30%
SHANGHAI 3,253 14 -0.43%
SENSEX 29,411 174 0.59%
MICEX 2,018 5 0.26%
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UK 1.1700 0.026 -0.03%
US 2.3693 0.006 -0.01%
China 3.2530 0.041 0.04%
Japan 0.0580 0.007 -0.01%
France 0.9370 0.048 -0.05%
Brazil 10.0770 0.016 -0.02%
Germany 0.3780 0.025 -0.03%
Italy 2.1380 0.086 -0.09%
India 6.7110 0.120 -0.12%
Russia 7.9600 0.030 -0.03%
Canada 1.5910 0.051 -0.05%
Australia 2.6990 0.010 -0.01%
South Korea 2.1490 0.052 0.05%
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Crude Oil 48.2161 0.48 1.01%
Brent 51.3290 0.50 0.99%
Natural gas 3.0320 0.02 -0.66%
Gasoline 1.6216 0.00 0.17%
Heating oil 1.5027 0.00 0.01%
Gold 1,255.50 1.71 0.14%
Silver 18.08 0.01 0.03%
Copper 2.62 0.01 -0.19%
Corn 357.00 1.25 0.35%
Soybeans 974.29 2.00 0.21%
Live Cattle 121.08 1.03 -0.84%
Wheat 422.79 1.50 0.36%
Cotton 77.02 0.08 0.10%
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GDPGDP YoYGDP QoQInterest rateInflation rateJobless rateGov. BudgetDebt/GDPCurrent AccountCurrencyPopulation
180371.90%1.90%1.00%2.70%4.70%-3.20%104.17%-2.60119.89324.30
116021.70%0.40%0.00%2.00%9.60%-2.10%90.70%3.701.08339.89
110086.80%1.70%4.35%0.80%4.02%-3.80%43.90%1.906.871374.62
41231.60%0.30%-0.10%0.40%3.00%-6.00%229.20%3.10110.67126.86
33631.20%0.40%0.00%2.20%3.80%0.80%71.20%8.801.0882.18
28582.00%0.70%0.25%2.30%4.70%-4.40%89.20%-5.201.2665.38
24191.10%0.40%0.00%1.20%10.00%-3.40%96.00%-1.401.0866.63
20957.00%1.60%6.25%3.65%4.90%-3.50%69.00%-1.2565.111299.00
18221.00%0.20%0.00%1.60%11.90%-2.40%132.70%2.201.0860.67
1775-2.50%-0.90%12.25%4.76%12.60%-8.90%69.49%-1.303.13206.08
15511.90%0.60%0.50%2.00%6.60%0.10%91.50%-3.301.3436.44
13782.40%0.50%1.25%1.90%4.00%-3.00%37.90%7.701111.4450.80
13402.40%1.10%1.50%1.50%5.90%-2.40%36.80%-4.600.7624.13
1331-0.40%-0.57%9.75%4.60%5.60%-2.60%17.70%1.8056.89146.50
11993.00%0.70%0.00%3.00%18.63%-5.10%99.20%1.501.0846.45
11442.40%0.70%6.25%4.86%3.60%-3.50%43.20%-2.7018.86122.27
8624.94%-1.77%4.75%3.83%5.61%-2.53%27.00%-1.8013303.00258.70
7502.50%0.60%0.00%1.80%5.30%-1.80%65.10%9.101.0816.98
718-1.80%-2.70%8.00%10.13%12.70%-1.20%32.90%-4.503.6279.81
6710.60%0.10%-0.75%0.60%3.60%0.00%34.40%11.000.998.33
6460.90%0.90%2.00%-0.10%5.70%-17.30%5.90%-8.203.7531.74
583-2.10%0.50%24.75%40.50%7.60%-5.40%48.40%-0.9015.5643.59
5232.88%0.45%1.38%-0.04%3.83%-1.40%31.70%14.5030.1723.53
510-18.60%6.80%20.76%800.00%7.30%-11.50%49.80%1.409.9931.03
4962.30%1.00%-0.50%1.80%7.40%0.00%43.40%5.008.799.85
481-1.30%4.09%14.00%17.78%13.90%-1.60%11.50%-3.80314.00182.20
4772.70%1.70%1.50%2.20%8.50%-2.60%51.30%-0.203.9238.44
4551.20%0.50%0.00%2.97%7.70%-2.60%106.00%1.601.0811.31
4250.60%18.00%10.60%12.70%-2.58%16.36%0.4132415.0079.70
3953.00%0.40%1.50%1.44%1.10%-2.50%44.40%8.1034.4067.96
3871.80%1.10%0.50%2.50%4.20%5.70%31.70%9.008.495.21
3771.70%0.50%0.00%2.20%10.10%-1.20%86.20%2.601.088.69
3703.40%3.90%1.75%2.30%4.20%5.00%15.68%5.803.679.16
3312.30%4.90%14.75%30.20%12.40%-9.80%85.00%-3.4018.1583.40
3150.70%-0.30%7.00%6.30%26.50%-4.20%50.10%-3.3012.8555.91
3093.10%1.20%1.25%-0.10%3.30%1.30%32.00%4.507.777.30
2994.80%1.60%0.10%0.40%4.30%-2.15%64.80%4.143.628.63
2964.50%1.40%3.00%4.50%3.50%-3.20%53.20%1.304.4131.70
2951.90%0.20%-0.65%1.00%4.20%-2.10%40.20%7.106.865.71
2932.90%12.30%0.22%0.70%2.20%1.30%104.70%19.801.395.60
2921.60%1.00%7.00%5.18%11.70%-4.00%38.00%-6.502920.0048.75
2926.60%1.70%3.00%3.30%6.60%-0.90%42.10%2.9050.14103.90
2847.20%2.50%0.00%0.50%6.60%-2.30%93.80%4.901.084.72
2714.71%4.24%5.75%4.22%5.90%-5.30%64.80%-1.20104.60193.56
2410.50%-0.40%3.00%2.70%6.20%-2.20%17.50%-1.40664.5718.19
2321.30%0.00%0.00%1.20%9.20%-2.70%63.10%0.001.085.49
1992.00%0.60%0.00%1.60%10.50%-2.10%130.40%0.701.0810.34
195-1.10%-1.20%0.00%1.30%23.10%-7.20%176.90%-1.801.0810.78
1957.11%7.05%6.75%5.30%4.30%-4.70%27.20%1.7080.17159.90